Position: Director Case Management
Location: Canton, OH - United States
COORS Healthcare Solutions invites you to explore an exciting opportunity with our client, Mercy Medical Center, for Director of Case Management. Dedicated to Excellence, Devoted to Healing Since 1908, Mercy Medical Center, a ministry of the Sisters of Charity Health System, operates a 476-bed hospital serving Stark, Carroll, Wayne, Holmes and Tuscarawas Counties and parts of Southeastern Ohio. It has 620 members on its Medical Staff and employs 2,500 people.
Our client is seeking an experienced Director with excellent customer service, communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills. Strong clinical skills with ability to react decisively in emergency situations. Possesses the skills and knowledge in nursing management, financial management, and human resource management with a business development mindset to expand the service line.
The Director of Case Management, under the direction of the Chief Nursing Office, serves as an interdisciplinary team member designated to coordinate the delivery of health care services leading the quality outcomes for the patient population and their families. The Director of Case Management will be a Registered Nurse who manages Mercy Medical Center’s Case Management Department and services with 24 direct reports. He/She is a very knowledgeable on issues related to utilization review, clinical documentation improvement, psychosocial evaluation, and discharge planning. The Director of Case Management will direct all aspects of the new and innovative Care Coordination Model to improve the length of stay performance and patient throughput of the organization.
- Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree required. Master’s prepared.
- Licensure/Certification: Current Ohio RN license required; Accredited/Certified Case Manager Designation or completion within one year of employment.
- Experience: Five years of acute care experience required. Three years of experience in utilization review, clinical documentation improvement, and case management required. Minimum of three years of management experience in a hospital case management department required.
Canton is in Stark county approximately 24 miles south of Akron and 60 miles south of Cleveland in Northeast Ohio. Canton lies on the outskirts of the greater northeast Ohio metropolitan area anchored by Cleveland and is also a short distance away from the periphery of the greater Pittsburgh area. The city lies on the edge of Ohio’s extensive Amish country. One of the major highlights in Canton is the Canton Arts District. You’ll find seven galleries, 22 artist studios, five live music venues, specialty shops, fine restaurants, hot bars and unique public art. Canton is also known for the Pro Football Hall of Fame, which honors National Football League players through permanent and traveling exhibitions.