District Director of Case Management- 10k Sign on Bonus
Location: Westminster, California
Internal Number: 418886
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Responsible for Case Management programs in all of the District's hospitals. Responsible for the development, implementation and/or monitoring of the Division case management program, including related training and consulting with District and facility case managers, Region and facility management and physicians, as needed. Works closely with the Regional Senior Director, Case Management to ensure that the case management program complies with standard treatment protocols and lengths of stay for diagnosis-related groupings ("DRG") for patients in long term acute care facilities. Assures that the case management program provides for and ensures that appropriate and cost effective medical, medically-related social services and behavioral health services are identified, planned, obtained and monitored for individuals eligible for long term acute care health services.
Education: Bachelor's degree in nursing or other health-related field required; Master's degree in nursing or other health-related field preferred.
Licenses/Certification: Registered Nurse required. Case Management Certification preferred.
Experience: Minimum of three years' experience in case management or utilization management; including experience at case management managerial level. Prefer experience in multi-facility healthcare system. Experience in case management training required.
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