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Director of Case Management- Austin, TX
HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Austin is currently seeking a Director of Case Management to join our team.
Hospital Address: 330 W Ben White Blvd, Austin, TX 78704
Hospital Website: www.healthsouthaustin.com
As a member of Senior Leadership, the Certified Director of Case Management (CDCM) is responsible for the day to day operations and human resource management of the department of Case Management. With a central focus on census management, patient care outcomes and key care indicators the CDCM oversees the interdisciplinary plan of care and the discharge planning process to ensure the effectiveness and appropriateness of services. The CDCM is a patient and family advocate to ensure that services are delivered to meet the needs of patients and families and that the utilization of resources is appropriate.
The CDCM assumes responsibility for providing appropriate training, education and management of the department of Case Management. The CDCM serves as a Senior Leader who coordinates and communicates effectively with other members of administration, medical staff and the interdisciplinary patient care team regarding service delivery, financial management, and discharge planning processes.
The CDCM provides training and direction to support Case Manager¿s effectively completing assigned responsibilities; managing caseloads, interpreting regulations, policies, operational procedures, and objectives; reviewing operations in assigned area to ensure a high level of quality that is consistent with organizational standards. Additionally the CDCM participates in utilization review activities; performs case management analysis; and oversees concurrent review functions with appropriate follow-up action plan and intervention.
This position is also responsible for relationship building, as defined through targeted goals of the business plan, with insurance companies, self-insured employers, case management firms, and/or other health care networks. The CDCM participates, as appropriate, in developing managed care strategies and plans for the hospital. This position will support cultural diversity by ensuring that the delivery of quality, equitable and culturally competent patient-centered care is provided; promoting and maintaining an inclusive work environment and culture that is respectful and accepting of diversity; and ensuring that cultural diversity and sensitivity training is part of new employee orientation on an on-going basis to meet the needs of the patient population served in the hospital.
To attract and retain the best professionals, we offer a comprehensive and competitive Benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k), college savings plan, employee assistance program, pre-paid legal plan and much more.
Helping you become a better case manager is critical to our success. You will be paired with a preceptor; attend in-house as well as external educational programs. We also have a Case Management Professional Development Program. The intent of the program is to provide a framework that promotes Directors of Case Management to advance in their professional growth. As a Director of Case Management, you will be eligible for a bonus upon attaining advancement levels in the professional development program. If you do not currently have your ACM or CCM certification, we will support you in achieving this goal by providing a certification prep course and reimbursement for the exam fee.
Address: 330 West Ben White Road, Austin 78704
Job ID: 1722559