Clinical Data Specialist

Position located at Lakeside Medical Center in Belle Glade, FL.


To be the Health Care Safety Net for Palm Beach County
The Health Care District of Palm Beach County is an integrated public health system established by the voters as a special taxing district. The safety-net system is an equal opportunity employer of approximately 1,300 employees. ?The Health Care District?provides challenging and fulfilling employment opportunities through its health coverage programs for uninsured residents, a pharmacy operation, a nationally-recognized Trauma System that includes the Trauma Hawk Aeromedical Program, adult and pediatric services at the C. L. Brumback Primary Care Clinics throughout the county, a School Health program which staffs registered nurses in nearly 170 public schools, short-term or long-term inpatient care at the Edward J. Healey Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, and the county?s only public hospital, Lakeside Medical Center, which serves the rural, western Glades? communities. For more information, visit www.hcdpbc.org.

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General Statement of Job

This position is for assisting in the coordination of Lakeside Medical Center and Lakeside Physician Practice Quality Performance Improvement activities including, but not limited to, data abstraction and submission to the Joint Commission (TJC), Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Core Measures, National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN) measures. Leapfrog and other regulatory quality outcomes databases and/or registries. This position assures appropriate data collection, abstraction, analysis and reporting of noted measures and communicates changes in definitions, methodology, and mandatory requirements. Primarily responsible for coordination of data with variances and data reporting to the Director of Nursing.

Position Qualifications


Education level will be compatible with the requirements to function as a Licensed Practical Nurse


Minimum five (5) years of clinical nursing experience and experience in analyzing and interpreting process, clinical outcomes, chart auditing and abstraction, performance improvement and data collection preferred.

Must be flexible to handle a variable workload, deadlines, and priority changes.

Must be able to work effectively with management, administration, medical staff, nursing, and ancillary departments.

Excellent computer skills are required including proficiency in (MS Office (Word, Excel, and Access).

Detail oriented organizational skills.

Good communication skills both verbal and written.

Excellent interpersonal relationship skills with exceptional professional work ethics.


FL License ? Licensed Practical Nurse

The Health Care District is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and maintains a Drug Free Workplace. Veterans preferred. Qualified individuals with disabilities who require an accommodation to participate in the application process or candidates with other questions should contact Human Resources.

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