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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 14/04/2021.

REMOTE BANK/FIXED TERM CLINICAL CODER

Job Reference: 265-3051061

Employer:
Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust
Department:
Clinical Coding
Location:
Remote / Home working, Northampton
Salary:
£21,892 - £30,615 per annum pro rata

Northampton General Hospital and Kettering General Hospital have embarked on an exciting journey to become a University Hospitals Group, serving the whole of Northamptonshire and beyond through closer alignment and partnership with University of Leicester, University of Northampton and all other University partners. University of Leicester, with Northampton and Kettering Group, is committed to enhancing the partnership between academia and the NHS in Northamptonshire. A strong synergy between organisations is the key to success, major contributions made by consultant colleagues to the academic mission through research, teaching, education, clinical leadership, enterprise and innovation recognised by the award of a range of honorary titles from Honorary Fellow to Honorary Professor.

With four teaching schools (Allied Health Professions, Biological Sciences, Leicester Medical School, Psychology), six research departments (Cardiovascular Sciences, Genetics and Genome Biology hosting the Leicester Cancer Research Centre, Health Sciences hosting the Leicester Diabetes Research Centre, Molecular and Cell Biology, Neuroscience Psychology and Behaviour, Respiratory Sciences), the College’s mission is to pursue the highest standards of research, education, training in biomedical and related subjects, to apply this knowledge and expertise to enhance the quality of life and economic prosperity of populations, locally and in the world. The high calibre of our academic endeavour is increasingly being recognised. In the 2020 Shanghai International ranking, the Medical School in Leicester was ranked 20 (of 3,000 medical schools); Leicester was 5th in the UK (Highest rank for clinical medicine outside of the Golden Triangle). In April 2017 NIHR Biomedical Research Centre commenced, a collaboration between University of Leicester, University of Loughborough and University Hospitals of Leicester. The BRC brings together the work of Respiratory Medicine, Cardiovascular Science, Diet, Lifestyle and Physical Activity.


REMOTE BANK / FIXED TERM CLINICAL CODER

Are you a clinical coder looking for flexibility in how you work?

Are you an NHS coder looking for overtime that fits around you?

Are you a contract coder looking for some extra work to fill the gaps?

If the answer is yes to any of these is questions, we want to hear from you!

We are looking for Clinical Coders with UK ICD-10 and OPCS-4 experience to support with the coding of a variety of cases on an ongoing basis. Predominantly this will be within Endoscopy or Urgent Care although we can agree something else to suit your interest and experience levels as needed.

We can offer regular bank work or can offer fixed term contracts for 2021/22 if you are looking for extra security over the number of hours.

There is an established virtual desktop interface at the Trust that allows remote coding using our encoder software at speeds equivalent to coding on site.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name: Ben Greasley

Email address: ben.greasley@nhs.net

Additional contact information

For further information, please contact Ben Greasley, Head of Clinical Coding, initially via email on ben.greasley@nhs.net.




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Our Excellence Values:

Compassion

Respect

Integrity

Courageous

Accountable

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Due to the high number of applications received we are unable to respond to each application individually. If you have not been contacted within 4 weeks of the closing date you have been unsuccessful in this application.

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Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust recognises that staff of differing backgrounds and life experiences enrich our workforce and bring different skills and knowledge. We therefore encourage and welcome applications for our vacancies from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.

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