Clinical Coder

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    4 months ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
  • Category:
  • Location: Canterbury
  • Date Advertised: 04-OCT-19
  • Job Reference: NZ/PC0571660
  • Job Title: Clinical Coder
  • Business Unit:
  • Division:
  • Summary:
  • Are you passionate about health data collection and analysis?
  • Permanent, full-time position in clinical coding
  • The Clinical Coding Service works business hours Monday to Friday however there is flexibility in scheduling hours of work

The role

Our ideal candidates will have at least the Health Information Management Association of Australian (HIMAA) Intermediate Clinical Coding Certificate. A background in medicine or associated health sciences and familiarity with general Microsoft applications is a definite advantage. We provide training and ongoing professional development opportunities for all staff.

What we offer

If successful you will become a member of a progressive and dynamic team which is strongly supported by our clinical and corporate leaders. We have made significant changes in our operational methods to achieve a tight alignment with the patient journey so that our data collections are as accurate and timely as possible. In addition to this the CDHB Clinical Coding Service has important opportunities to contribute to the transition to the electronic health record, the implementation of our digital hospital environment and the much anticipated new patient management information system.

Our Culture: What matters to us

Ko ngā tāngata, te mātua mahi

Putting people at the heart of all we do

Health is ultimately all about people. What’s important around here is the way we care for and respect others, the responsibility taken for delivering outcomes, and going about our work with integrity.

Belonging Here: Becoming part of our story

Being part of the Canterbury District Health Board, you will enjoy a fantastic benefits scheme, the opportunity for flexible working arrangements and ongoing focus on your career development.

If this role has sparked your interest but does not match your skills then please visit our careers website and have a look at our roles that better suit your expertise.

If you are interested in this role please apply directly on our career sitehere. Please note only applications submitted via our career site will be accepted.

Contact us onrecruitment@cdhb.health.nzfor additional information.