WellStar Health Systems Care Coordination Manager in Marietta, 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 Care Coordination Manager at Kennestone Regional Medical Cente ris responsible for providing leadership and managing all processes/services within Care Coordination; assumes responsibility for implementing standards of practice, evidenced based medical guidelines, departmental policies and procedures, and maintaining and improving the quality of patient care delivered; assures staff and program compliance with established standards, practices, policies/procedures and regulatory requirements; responsible for overall standards of patient care, financial performance, human resource management and staff engagement, patient/customer satisfaction, appropriate reporting and for coordinating program functions with the operations of other hospital departments to assure quality services at a reasonable cost for patients; responsible for directing continuum of care practices that address the biological, developmental, psychosocial and clinical needs of the patient and/or family. Creates an environment which enables the system to fulfill its mission and goals, fosters communication and collaborative practice with physicians and other departments.

Qualifications

Required Minimum Education : Graduate of an accredited school of Nursing. B.S.N. is preferred. Will consider years of experience in case management in lieu of Bachelor’s or Master’s degree.

Required Minimum Experience: A minimum of 3 years’ experience in the management of a multidisciplinary staff in the field of case management or quality and patient safety with at least 3-5 years of experience in a hospital environment is required.

Required Minimum Certification : Current RN license in the State of Georgia, or LMSW. BLS is required.

Required Minimum Skills: Strong interpersonal skills to facilitate team dynamics are necessary. Time management skills, leadership skills, prioritization skills and change management skills are necessary to focus on goal achievement for the system.

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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 Care Coordination

Facility WellStar Kennestone Hospital

Category Nursing Leadership

City Marietta

Shift Days

State Georgia