Clinical Coding Trainer (1-year contract)

Website Western Cape Government

PROVINCIAL GOVERNMENT:  WESTERN CAPE

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

 CHIEF DIRECTOR: RURAL HEALTH SERVICES, MOSSEL BAY

CLINICAL CODING TRAINER (1-YEAR CONTRACT)

REMUNERATION: R299 709 PER ANNUM PLUS 37% IN LIEU OF SERVICE BENEFITS

 Requirements: Minimum educational qualification: A health-related three-year National Diploma or degree registrable with the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) or the South African Nursing Council (SANC).

Registration with a professional council: Registration with the HPCSA or SANC.

Experience: Appropriate leading organisational knowledge and experience level of coding, experience in training and development of training material in diagnostic and procedural coding in South Africa • Appropriate knowledge and experience in Learning Management Systems (LMS) (e-Learning platform e.g. Moodle) with roles as Administrator and/or Teacher and/or Student.

Inherent requirements of the job: A valid unendorsed (Code B/EB) driver’s licence • Willingness to travel on a regular basis away from workplace to visit healthcare facilities that fall under the Western Cape Department of Health.

Competencies (knowledge/skills): Excellent written and verbal communication skills in at least two of the three official languages of the Western Cape • Excellent presentation, facilitation and training skills and abilities • Ability to interpret and apply financial policies, procedures and prescripts, ability to work independently and within a team and able to liaise at a high level
• Excellent people, technical and conceptual skills and the ability to represent the Department with confidence in engagements with internal and external clients, as well as other Departmental Institutions
• Advanced computer literacy in Microsoft Office applications (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
• Train-the-Trainer or equivalent qualification • ICD-10 Basic and Intermediate Certificates.

Duties (key result areas/outputs): Develop (research training material), Maintain and revise training manuals/presentations/user guides/LMS, deliver formal training to Clinical and Administrative staff to improve Clinical Coding accuracy and comprehensiveness, optimal revenue generation and management in all the Institutions of the WCG: Health (including latest Finance Instructions, system enhancements, etc.) • Assist Assistant Manager/Manager as administrator for clinical coding training on Moodle • Establish the training needs of institutions and plan training sessions including making necessary arrangements for training, workshops and presentations • Evaluate training and update skills inventories in respect of the allocated institutions and provide feedback of training to management of the relevant institution • Professional communication both telephonically and in writing with all role players • Accurate record keeping and accurate and timeous distribution of training material • General office and ad hoc duties.

Note: Shortlisted candidates will be subjected to a competency test. No payment of any kind is required when applying for this post.

Enquiries: Mr F Vorster, tel. 021 938 4362, E-mail: Frans.Vorster@westerncape.gov.za

Closing Date: 15 March 2019

 Applications are submitted online via www.westerncape.gov.za/health-jobs

 

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