Bank Clinical Coder
Mount Stuart Hospital

Job reference: 010417

Location: Mount Stuart Hospital

Closing date: 30/09/2021

Salary: Competitive rates

Employment type: Bank

Hours per week: adhoc

ACC Qualified, Clinical Coder

Competitive Salary, to cover holiday/ sickness and annual leave 

The role

A vacancy has arisen for the position of a Bank Clinical Coder for Mount Stuart Hospital and Exeter Medical. This role will primarily be for cover for annual leave, sickness and based at Mount Stuart Hospital, Torquay.

Reporting to the Business Administration Manager,  this bank position is an exciting opportunity to work with a great team.   You will have responsibility for delivering high quality coding within Ramsay Health Care UK.

You will have responsibility for ensuring all Clinical Coding deadlines are met without compromising the quality of data. The engagement of clinicians in the clinical coding process will be high on the agenda, particularly with audit and data validation. The ability to integrate audit outcomes and recommendations into ongoing training programmes will be key to delivering the coding standards.

You will ensure that policies, procedures and processes are followed in order to deliver timely, accurate and relevant clinical coding to support the business.

A significant part of this role will be to identify and agree changed to further improve the clinical coding service to meet the demands of the modern NHS. The successful candidate will need to have excellent experience and possess a very good understanding of clinical coding practices. To be highly motivated, organised, enthusiastic, and must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to communicate at all levels.

The successful role holder must:

  • Be committed to developing the service offered by the Clinical Coding Department within Ramsay Health Care
  • Be able to drive, hold a clean driving licence and willing to travel to Exeter, if required to cover.
  • Have experience in Clinical Coding within a healthcare environment, and will be confident in the use of various software packages including word and excel.
  • Excellent  organisation and attention to detail.
  • Essential requirement – to be ACC qualified

During interview process be able to pass assessment of skills provided by the national clinical coding team for Ramsay, to required standard.

About Us

Mount Stuart Hospital is one of Devon's leading private hospitals with an excellent reputation for delivering high quality healthcare treatments and services. The hospital opened in 1984 and has 31 inpatient rooms. The Hospital provides private hospital treatments including full diagnostic and endoscopy procedures, orthopaedic surgery, weight loss surgery, physiotherapy and cosmetic surgery.

Ramsay Health Care UK is part of a global hospital operating group and is now the 4th largest provider of private health care in the world.

All offers of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory Standard/Enhanced Disclosure Certificate from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Mount Stuart Hospital is committed to quality, equality and opportunity for all