We have an immediate opportunity for Directors of Case Management.
General Summary: The Director of Case Management provides direction for the administration and ongoing development of Case Management operations, providing synergy with facility operations, providing supervision of case management staff and developing ongoing quality measurements for case management outcomes. The Director of Case Management is actively involved in department activities, transdisciplinary team activities, and LifeCare activities to ensure individualized, patient-centered health care for all patient populations admitted to LifeCare Hospital.
Patient Population: Delivers direct patient care appropriate to the patients served. The ages of the patients served are adult (18-65 years of age) and geriatric (65 and older).
This description is a general statement of required essential functions performed on a regular and continuous basis. It does not exclude other duties as assigned.
Supervision: Directs the functions and the personnel of the Case Management departments.
Experience: Five (5) years of clinical experience with two years of case management experiencepreferred.
Education:Bachelor’s degree in Nursing or combination of an associate’s or other two-yeardegree and meaningful and appropriate experience. Masters degreepreferred.
Licensure/Certification: Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in state where currently practicing; clinical licensure in other related discipline in state where practicing if also meets education requirement. Certification in Case Management within two years of employment or promotion (or actively working towards completion). All Directors of Case Management must maintain current licensure while employed with LifeCare Hospitals.