Position Details
Reference Number 26008
Position Title Data and Information Officer
Employment Type Full time - fixed term
Division Quality & Patient Information
Location Bendigo - Main campuses
EBA Classification
EBA:  Victorian Public Health Sector (Health and Allied Services, Managers and Administrative Workers) Single Interest Enterprise Agreement 2016-2020
Classification:  ADMINISTRATIVE GR2

Hours per fortnight 80
Position Summary

Bendigo Health is a leader in regional health care, combining outstanding services with a strong education, training and personal development culture. Bendigo is one of Victoria's fastest growing regional cities, our vision is "Excellent Care. Every Person. Every Time." 

The Quality and Patient Information Division provides leadership for the nursing workforce throughout Bendigo Health as it led by our Chief Nurse and Midwifery Officer. Nurses are the largest work group within Bendigo Health and the division has a keen focus on supporting our nursing workforce to feel valued and empowered to provide excellent care. Our aspiration for nurses and midwifes at Bendigo Health is; Always caring, Always achieving.

Quality and Patient Information provides leadership and support for quality improvement, patient safety and experience and health information services across the organisation.  The division, through both Health Information Services and Quality have key roles in medical record management, clinical documentation, Freedom of Information, patient safety, quality improvement, risk management, external reporting and compliance requirements. There is a strong strategic and operational focus of promoting quality improvement, supporting the organisation to review incidents, data and systems to improve patient outcomes and efficiency of the business.

Bendigo Health, employs around 3800 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 wellbeing program

* Employee assistance program

* Free immunisations

* Social club

* Smoke free environment


Title: Data and Information Officer

Department: Health Information Services

Classification: HS2

Salary: $32.81 per hour

Hours: 80 per fortnight

Status: Fixed Term to 25/06/2021


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



Selection Criteria
01.Relevant experience in data correction activities.

02.Comprehensive understanding and experience in Health Information Services and its practices.

03.Strong analytical ability with independent problem solving skills.

04.Strong communication and interpersonal skills that will cultivate productive working relationships and facilitate relationships with stakeholders.

05.Meticulous attention to detail with an ability to seek opportunities to improve.

06.Ability to be self-directed, motivated and committed to self-improvement.

07.Proven ability to adapt and manage a changing work environment.

08.Ability to take direction and carry-out tasks in a consistent and timely manner.
Contact Person Erin Hood
Contact Number (03) 5454 8337
Closing Date 28/05/2019
Position Description
Health Information Services - Data and Information Officer - PD.docx 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.