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Clinical CoderAlternative titles

Kaiwhakararangi Tohu Hauora

This job is sometimes referred to as:

Nosologist

Clinical coders analyse information about diseases, injuries and procedures in patient discharge records and translate them into health classification codes. This information is used to help write policy, monitor performance and produce health statistics.

Contact us

Call us on 0800 222 733

Pay

Clinical coders usually earn
$35K-$60K
per year

Job opportunities

Average

Chances of getting work as a clinical coder are average due to it being a small occupation with relatively stable worker numbers.


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Clinical coders analyse information about diseases, injuries and procedures

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Updated 15 Oct 2013