Promise. It's a strong word that everyone understands, especially kids.
At Cook Children's, we've made a promise to improve the health of every child in our region. We know that team members come in all shapes and sizes. That's why we search for employees who know that being a true team player means never being too big to listen to any member of the team.
As the Director of Case Management, you will facilitate the planning, organizing, implementation and management of all system wide utilization and patient care management functions necessary to support:
successful post discharge convalescence.
Your team will be made up of RN Case Managers, Social Workers, and Interpreters/Translators. Your role is also critical to the identification of opportunities requiring a continuous quality improvement process in order to refine care delivery processes, develop safety nets for the quality of care provided to pediatric patients or improve inappropriate resource consumption and/or waste. You will work in collaboration with others involved in the creation of a continuum of care for all individuals for whom Cook Children’s Health Care System is the provider of pediatric health care services.
Masters of Science in Nursing required
Five years of experience managing Utilization Management//Care Management operations within a managed care environment required
Proven history of successful physician relations.
Demonstrated leadership skills.
Excellent oral and written communication skills a must
Significant knowledge of children’s health care needs across the continuum
Cook Children’s is one of the country’s leading integrated pediatric health care delivery systems. Based in Fort Worth, Texas, the non-profit organization includes a nationally recognized Medical Center, Physician Network, Home Health Company, Health Plan, Health Foundation and Health Care System.