The Director of Case Management is responsible for the assessment, planning, coordination, development and evaluation of the Case Management program. This includes the functions of case management, utilization management, discharge planning and social services. Accountable for the assessment and monitoring of the care and services rendered by the department staff. Also responsible for staffing levels, competency and educational needs of the case management staff to ensure effectiveness of the coordination and control of resources. Provides consultation and education to facility leadership, clinical and financial personnel and medical staff members related to case management, utilization and discharge planning practices. Ensures compliance with local, state, federal and private agencies as relates to Case Management and Utilization Management.
Education: Graduate from a school of nursing.
Experience: A minimum of two years experience in leadership/management position. Must have knowledge of social and physical factors that affect functional status at discharge, and knowledge of community resources to meet post discharge clinical and social needs
License/Certification: Has a current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Nevada.
Other: Must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care/service appropriate to the age of the patient.
About Regional Hospital Network:
Our five hospitals are accredited by The Joint Commission, and offer a comprehensive range of healthcare services including cardiovascular, maternity and womenâs health, neurosciences, emergency and surgical care, along with specialty programs in stroke, chest pain, heart failure, pediatrics, diabetes, wound care, bariatrics and acute rehabilitation.