WellStar Health Systems Supervisor, Centralized Utilization Management - Nurse in lagrange, Georgia

Overview

At WellStar we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.

Responsibilities

The Supervisor of Care Coordination is responsible for Training, Supervision, and Coordination of Centralized UM

staffing. Provides direction/assistance to all Centralized UM Staff, students and WellStar customers. The Supervisor

of Centralized UM will assist with overall coordination of the department’s goals, process improvements, budgets,

policies and procedures.

The Supervisor of Centralized UM will assist with coordination of care across the continuum during the patient’s

acute, chronic and long-term stages of illness for a defined patient population. This includes utilization management,

transitional care planning, patient advocacy, education for the patient’s family, and monitoring quality indicators to

demonstrate outcomes resulting from the service provided. Collaborates with all team members to provide a

comprehensive assessment the patient’s plan of care, goal/outcome attainment and continued care needs.

Qualifications

Required Minimum Education : BSN graduate from an accredited school of Nursing with a current RN license in the

State of Georgia and a Master’s Degree in Public Health (MPH), Master’s in Business Administration (MBA), Master’s

in HealthCare Administration required.

Required Minimum Certification : Valid RN License in the State of Georgia. Required BLS certification, obtained

through WellStar upon hire.

Required Minimum Experience : Five Years Clinical Practice/Experience is required.

Required Minimum Skills : Three years of Case Management/Care Coordination/Utilization Management process.

Excellent organizational and professional communication skills. Knowledgeable in utilizing screening criteria in review

of clinical data with respect to patients/clients’ needs for health care. Ability to effect change, performs critical

analysis, promotes client/family autonomy. Ability to plan and organize effectively for the continuum of care.

Independent and self-directed. Organizational and communication skills a must. Possess knowledge of community

resources.

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Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. The WellStar culture of caring has also been nationally recognized three years in a row by Fortune Magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For”. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today.

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Department Centralized Utilization MGT

Facility WellStar Shared Services

Category Nursing Leadership

City LaGrange

Shift Days

State Georgia