Newton Medical Center

Director of Case Management*

Job Description

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 Job Title: Director of Case Management*
 Company Name: Newton Medical Center
 Employment Type: Full Time
 Location: COVINGTON, GA, United States
 Department: Utilization Review
 Salary: Highly Competitive
 Shift Hours/ Days: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
 Hours/Pay Period: 80
 Degree Required: B.S.
 Job ID: 7182-01-01348
 Years Experience: 5
 Job Category: Management
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  Complete Description

The Case Management Director coordinates and directs the hospital Utilization of Resources and Discharge Planning programs.  This position ensures that Resource Utilization functions such as certification of inpatient stays, assistance with proper patient type designation and improving the appropriate ordering and use of resources are carried out.  Other significant areas of focus include Discharge Planning functions such as timely and accurate disposition of patients.

Bachelor's degree in Nursing or Health Information Administration is required. A minimum of 5 years of clinical experience (diversity preferred); with a minimum of 2 years in Utilization Review, Discharge Planning or Case Management. Broad exposure to Quality Improvement and Utilization Management systems and methodology highly preferred.