To provide clinical leadership of care/utilization management, discharge planning and clinical documentation improvement by designing, implementing and evaluating strategies focused on enhancing the patientâ��s quality of care, satisfaction and healthcare outcomes. And to manage activities necessary to ensure appropriate and efficient utilization of the hospital and its resources. Director collaborates with medical, quality, and utilization staff to provide efficient and seamless coordination of care processes through discharge.
Bachelorâ��s degree in Nursing and minimum three (3) years experience in utilization management, case management, discharge planning or other cost/quality management program. Five (5) years of experience in a management program preferred. Work experience may NOT substitute for minimum education requirement.
LICENSES / CERTIFICATIONS / REGISTRATIONS
Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Alabama or eligible to be licensed.
KNOWLEDGE / SKILLS / ABILITIES
Ability to multi-task
Ability to problem-solve
Ability to use personal computer and related software
C onflict resolution skills
Knowledge and clinical competence in nursing care, knowledge and skills
Knowledge and experience in healthcare
Knowledge of supplies and equipment ordering and inventory control
Process improvement and quality skills
Project management skills
Written and verbal communication skills
Job: Managers and Directors
Primary Location: Birmingham, Alabama
Facility: Princeton Baptist Med Ctr
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.