JOB SUMMARY: The position is responsible for project management, problem solving, staff performance and overall results of the Clinical Case Management and Specialty Referral Teams.
Education/Specialized Training/Licensure: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing with a bachelor's degree in nursing required. Current, valid registration to practice in the State of Texas is required. Master's degree in nursing or related field preferred. Case Management Certification desirable (CCM).
Work Experience (Years and Area): Five (5) years experience as a Registered Nurse in the Clinical area assigned. One - two (1-2) years experience with Case Management, Quality Management, Coding or Discharge Planning preferred.
Management Experience (Years and Area):1 year of management/leadership experience in an appropriate clinical area . Three(3) years management/leadership experience preferred.
Equipment Operated: Personal computer, calculator, fax, copier.
Communication Skills: Above Average Verbal (Heavy Public Contract), Exceptional Verbal (e.g., Public Speaking), Writing /Composing Correspondence, Writing /Composing Reports
Other Skills: Analytical, Mathematics, Medical Terms, P.C., Research, Statistical, Word
The Harris Health System is a fully integrated healthcare system that cares for all residents of Harris County, Texas. We are the first accredited healthcare institution in Harris County to be designated by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Patient-Centered Medical Home, and are one of the largest systems in the country to achieve the quality standard. Our system includes 23 community health centers, five school-based clinics, a dental center and dialysis center, mobile health units, a rehabilitation and specialty hospital and two full-service hospitals.Ben Taub Hospital is a world renowned Level I Trauma Center with 586 licensed acute-care beds and provides a wide range of specialty care outpatient services. Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital is a 328 licensed bed acute-care hospital with a newly expanded Level III trauma center and a distinguished regional center for neonatal intensive care for high-risk deliveries.Harris Health is a teaching system for Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). We train the next generation of healthcare providers on the latest medical procedures and technological breakthroughs.With... our fully integrated electronic medical records system, we offer patients the convenience and assurance that their medical history is accurate, safe and available when and where it is needed. Our Medical Home designation ensures that we offer a full range of preventive, specialty and acute care services for the entire family.