Registered Nurse (RN) Director Case Management
Plantation , Florida
December 11, 2017
Registered Nurse (RN) Director Case Management, Full time
Westside Regional Medical Center
Plantation, FL

Facility Description:
We're always on the move. New technology. State-of-the art care. Campus improvements - including a $60 million Tower Expansion set to begin in 2017. You will find it is an exciting time at Westside Regional Medical Center, a 224-bed medical center and healthcare complex. Here, our 800 nurses and allied health professionals, along with 750 physicians, thrive in a fast-paced but friendly work environment. Our medical services, combined with programs in specialties varying from oncology to cardiology, from surgery to emergency care, illustrate why we are one of the best leading healthcare facilities in South Florida. We offer our community a Chest Pain Center, Comprehensive/Primary Stroke Center, Robotic Surgery, Open Heart Surgery/Cardiovascular ICU, Orthopedic and Spine Institute, Biplane Neuro Interventional Suite.

Westside Regional Medical Center is a member of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America. HCA has been named one of Ethisphere's World's Most Ethical Companies for eight consecutive years. Join our tradition of excellence!!

Job Description:
Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer, this individual provides operational management, overall leadership and strategic planning for the Case Management / Utilization Management department, including pre-admissions review, utilization review, social services, and discharge planning.

Responsibilities include:
  • Overseeing department/program evaluation
  • Prepare and monitor departmental budgets
  • Ensure appropriate utilization of resources, facilities and services by reviewing admissions, duration of stay, professional services rendered for both inpatients and observation patients
  • Develops and implements programs / activities to optimize patient length of stay, assures timely patient through-put and ensures appropriate discharge planning
  • Provides departmental needs assessment; identifies goals, develops and implements action plans in order to achieve objectives
  • Maintains current knowledge of governmental regulations, contractual issues and third party payor requirements - assures departmental compliance of same
  • Oversees provision of direct clinical social services to areas of the Hospital served
  • Identify patient discharge needs and work in collaboration with nurses and physicians in managing patient care need through the organization
  • Supervise staff
  • Bachelor's degree required, Master's preferred
  • Current FL RN license
  • ACM/CCM preferred
  • 5 years case management/utilization management and/or discharge planning experience in an acute hospital setting
  • Knowledge of managed care and capitation
  • 2 years in a Director/Manager role over Case Management/Utilization Review strongly preferred

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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