Position Details
Reference Number 19835
Position Title HIM/Clinical Coder
Employment Type Permanent Full Time
Division Chief Medical Officer
Location Melbourne
Award Classification Award : Allied Health Professionals
Classification From: JA1 - HLTH INFO MGR GR1 Y1
Classification To: JA7 - HLTH INFO MGR GR2 Y1
Position Summary

Outstanding candidates are encouraged to apply for positions now open at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre – a place where our normal days are extraordinary; as are the people we care for.


Peter Mac is one of a handful of integrated cancer research, education and treatment centres in the world. Each day our team strives to provide the very best in cancer care, even better treatments and potential cancer cures for all people affected by cancer.


Globally, we are facing one of the most pivotal times in the pursuit of cancer cures, and Peter Mac stands at its forefront. Together, we aim to lead a new era of cancer prevention, care and discovery, supported by state-of-the-art facilities at our new home within the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre building.


Your role in our future.


Health Information Manager/Clinical Coder


An exciting opportunity exists within the Health Information Services department at Peter Mac for a Health Information Manager/Clinical Coder to join our Coding Services Team in a full time, on-going role.


The successful applicant will be responsible for:

  • Responsibile for timely and accurate ICD-10-AM coding of inpatient episodes
  • Attendance at coding and casemix related meetings
  • Involvement in coded data quality and audit activities
  • Other HIM related activities supporting the management of Health Information Services


For further information about this opportunity, please review the position description or contact us for a confidential discussion.


Peter Mac offers its employees the following benefits:

  • Salary Packaging
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Central City Location
  • Training and Development Program
Selection Criteria Essential: Tertiary qualification in Health Information Management
Essential: Significant experience coding with ICD-10-AM 11th Edition
Essential: Knowledge and proficiency in use of 3M Codefinder software
Essential: Excellent computer skills including experience using MS Office suite
Essential: Excellent time management skills with the ability to prioritise work to meet internal and external timelines / targets
Essential: High attention to detail
Essential: Ability to work as a team member or autonomously
Contact Person Janice Yeung
Contact Number 8559 7408
Alternate Contact Person Kathryn Baxter
Alternate Contact Number 8559 7387
Closing Date 15/04/2021
Position Description
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