Clinical Coder

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Department: Albury Wodonga Health
Work Type: Ongoing - full or part time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Albury/Wodonga
Reference: VG/20180508_03
Closing Date: 27-May-2018
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Clinical Coder Position Description.pdf (PDF, 264KB)

Contact: Wendy Sutcliffe or James Byrnes
02 60 51 7659 or 02 60 51 7472

Position Details




Clinical Coder

Permanent - Full or Part-time


Albury Wodonga Health requires a qualified Clinical Coder to join our Health Information Service.  Primary responsibilities of the position are clinical coding of medical records to a high standard using the current edition of ICD-10-AM and participation in coding audits and coding queries to clinicians.


AWH offers full orientation and training, salary sacrifice and the opportunity to be a part of a supportive and friendly team within a growing organisation.


Candidates meeting the following criteria are encouraged to apply:


  • Bachelor of Health Information Management or equivalent, or completion of an approved Clinical Coding course.
  • Previous clinical coding experience in a hospital setting
  • Demonstrate effective communication skills


Salary and conditions of employment will be in accordance with the (VIC) Allied Health Professionals Enterprise Agreement 2016-2020


We have a friendly and supportive team of 10 HIMs/Clinical Coders and have implemented the BOSSnet digital medical record which provides opportunities for flexibility in working from home for the coding team.


Successful applicants will be required to complete appropriate Criminal Record Screening paperwork/processes in order for AWH to meet its obligations regarding screening for serious criminal offences (within and external to Australia).  Applicants unable to commit to this screening process should not submit an application for employment.


Successful applicants will be required to complete mandatory orientation modules using the AWH e-learning system prior to commencing employment.


AWH is not able to support applicants requiring sponsorship.



More information



Please refer to the Position Description (see attachments) for more details on this position and required Selection Criteria.


Please direct any queries to Wendy Sutcliffe Chief Health Information Manager on 02 60 51 7659 or James Byrnes Coding and Casemix Manager on 026051 7472


Apply Now


AWH is an Equal Opportunity Employer; we encourage applications from Indigenous Australians, people with disabilities, young people and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.


Apply via this website, go to 'Apply Now' (at bottom of page) to complete the Application Form. Please ensure that each Selection Criteria is addressed. Also ensure you attach a copy of your resume (including names and contact details of two professional referees). Other documents you feel are relevant may also be attached; however this is limited to 5 documents of no greater than 2 Mega Bytes.


NB if you experience any difficulties with this website or completing the application process, please email Please note this address is for enquires only and applications cannot be submitted via this email.


Applications not received via the Vic Government Careers system by the closing date will not be accepted.


Closing Date:  27th May 2018

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