Job Details
  • Reference371864A_1617692232
  • LocationAdelaide
  • Job TypePart Time
  • Posted8 days ago
  • ConsultantChandler Macleod

Chandler Macleod have an upcoming temporary assignment with our State Government client for an experienced Clinical Coder. This assignment is conveniently located in the CBD and on a part time roster.

The Clinical Coder is responsible to the Coding Manager, Pregnancy Outcome Unit for the accurate and timely coding of perinatal information, for use in statistical analysis, epidemiology, research and for health service planning and evaluation.

Personal Abilities/Aptitudes/Skills:

  • Ability to manage a varied workload without supervision, to determine priorities and meet deadlines
  • Ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships with peers and staff at all levels
  • Ability to set priorities to respond to changing circumstances and needs.
  • Ability to anticipate needs and be proactive
  • Accountable for accurate coding with the ability to integrate, compute and interpret information required to produce coded clinical data
  • Attention to detail, organisational, analytical and numeracy skills
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing
  • Demonstrated ability to utilise the Microsoft Suite of software applications including word processing and database management software
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively, independently without direct supervision or as a part of a team


  • Experience / demonstrated competency in clinical coding
  • Experience in working effectively in a team environment
  • Experience in quality improvement techniques
  • Experience in performing quality-control procedures in relation to clinical data
  • Experience working in a medical or related environment with confidential information
  • Demonstrated experience coding obstetric inpatient episodes using ICD-10-AM
  • Proven experience in basic computing skills, including email, spread sheets and word processing
  • Experience in using software, EPAS, and OACIS

Please note: all applicants will require a current national police clearance to commence.

If you have the skills required and are available for an immediate start, please follow the "apply now" link below.