We’re working on behalf of an academic medical center with a rich history of providing life-saving treatment in Southern Nevada. The hospital serves as the anchor hospital of the Las Vegas Medical District, offering Nevada’s highest level of care to promote successful medical outcomes for patients. The hospital is home to Nevada’s only Level I Trauma Center, only Designated Pediatric Trauma Center, and only Burn Care Center. From advanced robotic surgery to revolutionary wireless pacemakers, the hospital remains committed to offering the latest breakthroughs in medical technology. Four years ago, the hospital became the first hospital in Nevada to offer a procedure to implant the world’s smallest pacemaker, which is approximately the size of a large vitamin.
We seek a Registered Nurse with three (3) or more years of managerial experience in case management for the role of Director of Case Management. The person in this role will oversee the overall operations of care management functions through oversight of both daily and long term activities at the hospital. She/he will be responsible for developing systems and processes for case management and social services, and managing department activities related to clinical quality improvement. She/he will actively provide support and leadership to collaborative discharge planning and utilization review processes. She/he will coordinate duties with appropriate personnel to meet operational program needs, ensures compliance with state and federal health plan requirements, Medicare guidelines and standards; develops and implements policy and procedures, updates and integrates current clinical practice guidelines.
Candidates must have a Bachelors degree in Nursing and be licensed as a Registered Nurse in the state of Nevada (or have the ability to gain this licensure). Preference given to candidates with a Masters degree. Must have five (5) or more years of clinical nursing experience that includes three (3) or more years of managerial experience in utilization review/case management. Must have recent acute care experience. Strong Epic knowledge is a big plus.
The role offers highly competitive compensation and benefits. This is an excellent opportunity to join an organization that boasts the region’s finest academic medicine. For more information call 941.739.1400 or submit your resume now by clicking on the button below that says “Apply Now.”