Advanced Clinical Coder | BQ584

Advanced Clinical Coder | BQ584

07 Jan
|
Queensland Health
|
Australian Capital Territory

07 Jan

Queensland Health

Australian Capital Territory

About the role



The Advanced Clinical Coder is required to participate in a team environment to ensure the accurate and timely collection of morbidity data to meet data reporting requirements of West Moreton and Queensland Health.he position is responsible for Liaising with hospital clinicians in order to improve the quality and timeliness of morbidity data and Activity Based Funding ABF.nder the direction of the Clinical Coding and Data Quality Manager, guide and mentor the clinical coders in accordance with organisational goals, guidelines and standards.articipate in Health Information Management Service related quality activities, including auditing, education,

Diagnosis Related Groups DRG and Performance Indicators for Coding Quality coding audits.p>



About you



Our ideal candidate will be someone who can demonstrate the following



Demonstrated ability in the classification of diseases and operations across a broad range of specialties using ICD-10-AM with a minimum of 2 years clinical classification experience including the ability to interpret and apply coding standards in the analysis and coding of patient data and maintain knowledge of coding standards, practices and systems

Provide education to clinicians in advising them on clinical documentation for coding and activity based funding.r>Ability, clinical knowledge and confidence to conduct direct coder-clinician liaison activities and liaise with hospital clinicians in order to improve the quality and timeliness of morbidity data and ABF.r>Understanding of Activity Based Funding and its relationship with Diagnostic Related Groups, patient demographics, hospital admission, transfer and discharge data and related processes relevant to funding optimisation and healthcare management.r>Ability to participate in quality improvement activities including coding audits in relation to coded data and coding processes.r>High level interpersonal, communication verbal and written and negotiation skills with the ability to liaise with staff at all levels, and provide audit feedback to work colleagues.r>



Mandatory Requirements



vaccinated against, and remain vaccinated against, certain vaccine preventable diseases VPD as outlined in the Health Employment Directive NO.16PDF

Vaccinated against COVID- as outlined in the Health Employment Directive NO.2/21PDF and the Queensland Health Human Resources Policy B70PDF .r>



Benefits



17. annual leave loading, 12. % employer contribution to superannuation.ther employment benefits include

professional development, salary sacrificing options , wellness programs and the Employee Assistance Service EAS.p>



To apply



Further information regarding this role please download and read the attached Role Description and Information Packages.ou will need to submit your Cover Letter, CV or Resume including the names and details of two.

The original job offer can be found in Kit Job:
https://www.kitjobau.com/job/13618896/advanced-clinical-coder-bq584-australian-capital-territory/?utm_source=html

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