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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 medical statements 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
$37K-$63K
per year
Source: PSA/DHBs Clerical/Administrative Collective Agreements.

Job opportunities

Average

Chances of getting work as a clinical coder are average, but very good for qualified workers with experience.


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Clinical coders analyse information about diseases, injuries and procedures

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Updated 24 Nov 2014