Director Care Management Per Diem
At Steward Health Care System, we are committed to improving the health of our communities by delivering exceptional, personalized behavioral health care with dignity, compassion and respect. Our continued focus on the patient experience informs our caregivers in how to provide care that is respectful of and responsive to individual patient and family preferences, needs and values.
We dedicate ourselves in the communities we serve to delivering affordable health care to all and being responsible partners. No matter what your role, as a member of the Steward family, you are a specialist in the making every patient and family feel right at home, every co-worker a key to our success, and every referring practice, a team of prized colleagues.
In support of this, we commit ourselves to the following values:
***Director Care Management Per Diem
Responsible for reviewing admissions and contend stays to ensure appropriate utilization of healthcare resources. Utilize the major care management processes i.e. assessment, planning, facilitation, and advocacy to facilitate a safe, effective and efficient patient centered discharge plan. Participates in and supports the Hospital’s Performance Improvement (PI) activities.
Responsibility for Pre-admission and Admission Review:
Responsibility for Care Coordination, Resources utilization and Discharge planning:
Responsibility for Performance improvement and Compliance with Federal, State and JCAHO regulations:
Management of Time and Resources:
CUSTOMER SERVICE SKILLS:
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS:
Important COVID message
Please note, Morton Hospital is taking additional, necessary preparations to ensure patients can receive compassionate care in a safe, carefully managed environment - with confidence and without fear. Our Safe and Ready program consists of a rigorous [five-point] standard ensuring patient safety, confidence and convenience: Expanded hours will allow previously cancelled procedures to be scheduled as quickly as possible. Any COVID-19 related care takes place in designated areas away from other patients and their families. Emergency Departments are reorganized to be a safe place to treat all emergency patients. A stringent cleaning policy has been implemented throughout the hospital. A strictly controlled visitor and masking policy is required for patient safety. You can rest assured that we have made the necessary preparations to provide care in a safe, controlled and professional way.