Registered Nurse (RN) Director Case Management

  • Company: Hospital Corporation of America
  • Location: Plantation, Florida
  • Posted: December 22, 2017
  • Reference ID: 00056-9416
Director Case Management, Full time
Plantation General Hospital
Plantation, FL

Facility Description:
Named one of the nation's Top Performers on Key Quality Measures in 2016 by The Joint Commission, Plantation General Hospital is a 264-bed, acute care hospital that has served Plantation and Central Broward County for more than 50 years. Our facility provides easy access to the vast resources of the HCA Hospital Network, which includes surgeons who excel in minimally invasive surgery with an intense focus in Women and Children's Services. A Joint Commission Certified Primary Stroke Center and 2-year recipient of Healthgrades Obstetrics and Gynecology Excellence Award™, we are located within minutes of the Florida Turnpike, I-595 and I-95. Plantation General Hospital offers emergency rooms and intensive care units designated for children, pregnant women and adults. Our goal is to deliver the very best care to our communities and the patients we serve.

Plantation General Hospital 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 overall leadership and strategic planning for the Case Management and Social Services departments.

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

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  • Bachelor's degree required, Master's preferred
  • Current FL RN license
  • 5 years case management and 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

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