Director, Care Coordination
Gadsden, AL 35201 US
DIRECTOR, CARE COORDINATION
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This opportunity is with a large general med/
The individual in this position has overall responsibility for hospital utilization performance improvement and operational management of the Case Management Department and integrating national standards for case management including:
- Utilization Management supporting medical necessity and denial prevention
- Transition Management promoting appropriate length of stay, readmission prevention, and patient satisfaction
- Care Coordination by demonstrating throughput efficiency while assuring care is the right sequence and at appropriate level of care
- Compliance with state and federal regulatory requirements, TJC accreditation standards and Tenet policy
- Education provided to physicians, patients, families, and caregivers
- Active Registered Nurse license.
- Two years acute hospital case management leadership experience.
- BSN required. MSN preferred.
- Accredited Case Manager (ACM) preferred.
- McKesson InterQual experience strongly preferred.
- Five years acute hospital case management experience preferred.
We are actively interviewing; contact Ina Phillip for additional information at firstname.lastname@example.org or 770-433-2220