Director of Case Management
North Florida Regional Healthcare is an organization centered around the community hospitals in Gainesville, Florida -- North Florida Regional Medical Center (NFRMC) and Lake City Medical Center (LCMC). NFRMC is a 432-bed, full-service medical and surgical acute care center serving North Central Florida and offering comprehensive cardiovascular care , oncology , orthopedics , neurosciences , minimally-invasive laparoscopic and robotic surgery , weight loss surgery and treatment , women's health and wound therapy , among other services. A proven leader, NFRMC is fully accredited, is certified as a Comprehensive Stroke Center and a Quality Top Performer by The Joint Commission in four consecutive years, is an accredited Chest Pain Center, is designated as a Blue Distinction(tm) Center for Knee and Hip Replacement, Spine Surgery and Bariatric Surgery and recognized by U.S. News & World Report for its High-Performing Gynecology Program in 2010.
Coordinates hospital-wide case management functions including assessment, improvement activities, regulatory and accreditation surveys and compliance, appropriate admissions/status, and length of stay. Collects and reviews data from internal and external sources to evaluate the quality of case management functions in collaboration with the medical staff, departmental directors and hospital leadership. Retrieves, communicates, and presents information in a written auditory, visual fashion, as needed. Responsible for overall collaborative coordination, with leadership members, for hospital-wide case management activities, and coordination of care. Collaborates with department managers, senior leadership, and employees through assessment of patient learning needs and discharge planning, designing, implementing and evaluating case management activities.
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED OR PREFERRED:
5 to 8 years related case management experience. Minimum of 3 years hospital acute care case management experience. Successful leadership/management experience within matrixed, corporate organizations.
SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, AND ABILITIES:
Demonstrated success and abilities in leadership, achieving results, communications, customer service and health care management.
Demonstrates assertive and diplomatic communication skills with a leadership style that initiates engagement, collaboration and direction with clearly defined expectations. Demonstrated results in the implementation of length of stay reduction and accountable reporting through metrics.
EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED:
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing as an RN. BSN preferred.
MSN, MBA or Master's degree in related field preferred.
RN license in the State of Florida.
CCM Certification is preferred.