2018-07-15

Director of Case Management
Job Opportunity at Five Star Consulting

Posted on Jul 15

http://www.fivestarconsulting.org    866-739-3025

Location: Chicago, IL
Job Type: Full Time
Job ID: W4161757

POSITION TITLE: Director of Case Management

POSITION LOCATION: Chicago, IL

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
Assumes primary responsibility for directing the Case Management Department, its processes and functions.  Collaborates with allied health professionals to promote and ensure that quality care is provided, and outcomes are achieved in a timely and cost-effective manner.  Utilizes an interdisciplinary process to assess, plan and provide patient care for specific diagnoses from pre-admission through aftercare.  Assists in organizing internal processes and systems to prevent avoidable hospital days. Promotes appropriate post-hospital utilization of resources, adequate education of patient and hospital staff, and decreased incidence of re-admissions. 

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Registered Nurse with current R.N. license.
  • Certification in an approved Case Management Program preferred
  • Three years of relevant clinical experience required, with a minimum of two years management experience
  • Three years of Utilization Management/Case Management experience, preferably in an acute hospital setting
  • Extensive knowledge in reimbursement methodology and Case Management activities
  • Critical thinking skills, effective written and oral communications skills, strong self-initiative and interpersonal skills
  • Strong Leadership skills
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