Position Details
Reference Number 19767
Position Title Health Information Manager /Clinical Coder
Employment Type Part time - permanent
Division Information Services
Location Bendigo - Main campuses
EBA Classification/Range
EBA:  Victorian Public Health Sector (Health Professionals, Health and Allied Services, Managers & Administrative Officers) Enterprise Agreement 2011 - 2015
Classification:  JA7

EBA:  Victorian Public Health Sector (Health Professionals, Health and Allied Services, Managers & Administrative Officers) Enterprise Agreement 2011 - 2015
Classification:  JA8

Hours per fortnight 64
Position Summary


Bendigo Health is a leader in regional health care, combining outstanding services with a strong education, training and personal development culture. Our organisation vision is "Healthy communities and world class healthcare".


The organisation services the Loddon Mallee region, which covers about 26 per cent of Victoria and a population around 307,000. We provide health care across the entire lifespan from pre-natal and newborn babies to the aged, their families and carers.


The Information Services Division provides Bendigo Health’s internal and external telecommunications network and supports the use and development of information and communications technology (ICT) across the organisation. This is achieved through the implementation of the ICT strategic plan and the support of a number of enterprise applications, used in both clinical and non-clinical aspects of service delivery across the organisation. The division provides guidance on the on-going development of a complex information and communications technology infrastructure.


Bendigo Health, employs around 3400 people, is the largest employer in the region and boasts many great staff benefits that include:


  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Salary Packaging (meals and entertainment and accommodation)
  • Staff health and well being program
  • Employee assistance program
  • Free immunisations
  • Social club
  • Smoke free environment

Department:Health Information Services

Hours: 64hrs per fortnight
Status: Permanent - Part time


For further information on the role please refer to the position description. Applications are to be submitted online.

Selection Criteria
01.Bachelor of Health Information Management OR Successfully Completed Intermediate Clinical Coder qualification from Health Information Management Association Australia [HIMAA]

02.Minimum 3 years of experience as a Clinical Coder.

03.Strong understanding of the effects of documentation on coding.

04.Demonstrated knowledge of heath record work system and processes.

05.A willingness and ability to learn.

06.Relevant computer technical skills applicable to Clinical Coding Services.

07.Demonstrated commitment to high quality outcomes.

08.Demonstrated effective interpersonal, communication (verbal and written), time management, planning and organisational skill’s.

09.Flexibility to operate in an environment of change and continuous improvement.

10.Ability to think analytically, logically and laterally.

11.Be self-directed, motivated and committed to self-improvement.
Contact Person Reshma Faroqui
Contact Number (03) 5454 8321
Alternate Contact Person Margie Luke
Alternate Contact Number (03) 5454 8305
Alternate Contact Email mluke@bendigohealth.org.au
Closing Date 23/05/2017
Position Description
Clinical Coder_HIM_19102016.doc Open
Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on the closing date.
Please ensure your application is added before this time as we do not accept late applications.