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Director of Case Management
Case Management Director-VP
Melrose Park, IL, United States
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Qualifications: 1. Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the state of Illinois. 2. Certification in an approved Case Management Program preferred. 3. Three (3) years of relevant clinical experience required, with a minimum of two (2) years management experience. 4. Three (3) years of Utilization Management/Case Management experience, preferably in an acute hospital setting. 5. Extensive knowledge in reimbursement methodology and Case Management activities. 6. Critical thinking skills, effective written and verbal communications skills, strong self-initiative and interpersonal skills. 7. Strong Leadership skills.
Assumes primary responsibility for directing the Case Management areas for the Westlake Hospital, its processes and functions. Collaborates with allied health professionals to promote and ensure that quality care is provided and outcomes are achieved in a timely and cost-effective manner. Utilizes an interdisciplinary process to assess, plan and provide patient care for specific diagnoses from pre-admission through aftercare. Assists in organizing internal processes and systems to prevent avoidable hospital days. Promotes the appropriate post-hospital utilization of resources, adequate education of patient and hospital staff and decreased incidence of re-admissions.