Patient Release of Information Officer (508205)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Nov 25, 2022
Medicine Part-time

Job Description:

The Team:

The Patient Release of Information Officer is responsible for the coordination and release of patient information to internal and external requestors as well as the day-to-day clerical duties associated with processing these requests. These include but are not limited to requests from patients, family, health professionals, Child Protection Services, courts, insurance companies, solicitors, coroner, police, AHPRA and approved clinical trial and health researchers.

The Role:

Note: - Please refer to the Statement of Duties for all the selection criteria of this position to address in your application.

Details of Appointment:

Permanent, part time, day work, position working 30.4 hours per fortnight, commencing from 9 January 2023.

*notwithstanding hours may be negotiated with the successful applicant


Hobart, Tasmania

Base Salary: $65,721 to $71,156 per annum+ 10.5% superannuation


Applicants should note the following criteria are desirable:

The Head of the State Service has determined that the person nominated for this job is to satisfy a pre‑employment check before taking up the appointment, on promotion or transfer. The following checks are to be conducted:

  1. Conviction checks in the following areas:
    1. crimes of violence
    2. sex related offences
    3. serious drug offences
    4. crimes involving dishonesty

  2. Identification check

  3. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

Download the Statement of Duties and any Associated Documents

We encourage you to review the Applicant Guide and Statement of Duties, prior to applying for an overview of the duties, program, selection process and selection criteria.

Applicant Guide

How to Apply

Please note that our application process has changed. Refer to the application guide for information on the new application format.

Apply Online. Please click the blue "Apply now" button on this screen. This ensures important questions about you are answered.

You will be prompted to complete a 1-2 page application detailing your experience, skills and knowledge as they relate to the attached Statement of Duties.

Please Note:

For More Information

Dylan Arnold
Supervisor Health Information Services
(03) 6166 7896
[email protected]

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