Position Details
Reference Number 19651
Position Title Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialist
Employment Type Permanent Full Time
Directorate Directorate Finance & Data Management
Division Client Data Management
Location Northern Health (all campuses)
Award Classification 01 - Health Professionals - JB1 - HLTH INFO MGR GR2 Y4
Salary (Fortnight) $0.00
Hours 80.00
Position Summary




Northern Health is a growing, dynamic health service, providing vital public healthcare to residents of Melbourne’s northern suburbs and the surrounding regional communities. Our campuses offer services to a diverse community across acute, subacute, ambulatory and community programs.


An exciting opportunity exists for an enthusiastic Clinical Documentation Specialist to join the Clinical Documentation Improvement (CDI) team at Northern Health.


The successful applicant will work as part of the CDI team to engage with clinical staff, review clinical documentation at the point of care and provide education to improve documentation practices.

We require an enthusiastic Health Information Manager / Clinical Coder with effective communication and organisational skills that can work in a team environment and relate well to all levels of staff. 


This role is a full time position at 80 hours per fortnight.


About you:

·       Eligible for full membership with HIMAA

·       Working knowledge of anatomy and physiology

·       Proven ability to achieve targets and deadlines

·       Effective communication and management skills


We can offer:

·       The opportunity to join a friendly and progressive team in a rapidly expanding and dynamic organisation.

·       Encouragement to grow, innovate and partake in ongoing training and development programs.

·       Benefits including salary packaging, monthly accrued day off, flexible working arrangements, access to EAP, library access and onsite car parking.


Work with us! Northern Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce which reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.


Next Steps . . .

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Selection Criteria Essential: Are you eligible for full membership with HIMAA?
Contact Person Mary Kouvas
Contact Number 84052038
Alternate Contact Person Melissa Sajeva
Alternate Contact Number 84052466
Closing Date 11/11/2019
Position Description
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