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Clinical Documentation Specialist Lead - St Patrick Hospital


CHRISTUS Southwestern Louisiana


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CHRISTUS Ochsner St Patrick Hospital


524 Dr Michael DeBakey Drive
Lake Charles, LA  70601
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Clinical Documentation Specialist Lead - St Patrick Hospital Job in Lake Charles

Job Description


Responsible for daily staffing and management of the Clinical Documentation Specialist staff. Serves as a mentor and role model for the Clinical Documentation Specialist. Provides operational guidance and facilitates case management activities. Serves as a central resource to the Director to develop strategies which are effective, efficient, timely, patient-centered and support financial reimbursement.


  • ADN required; BSN preferred 
  • Knowledge of coding rules and guidelines and HIPPA 
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills. 
  • Supervisory and training skills. 
  • Ability to handle multiple projects and prioritize activity. 
  • Excellent computer skills. 
  • Minimum of five (5) years clinical experience as an R.N., hospital-based preferred. Previous supervisory experience preferred. 
  • Current R.N. licensure in the State of Texas required. 
  • Certification such as CCM or CCRN preferred. 

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Full Time

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Clinical Documentation Specialist Lead - St Patrick Hospital