JOB SUMMARY: Director, Ambulatory Case Management plans, organizes and directs the provision of Ambulatory Care Case Management Services on a daily basis. Collaborates with Harris Health System Leadership, Medical Staff, and other members of the healthcare team to maximize the delivery of high quality, cost effective ambulatory care.
1. Education/Specialized Training/Licensure: M.S.N., M.B.A., or M.S.W currently licensed in state of Texas as RN or LCSW 2. Work Experience (Years and Area): 10 years of health care experience in the area of specialty 3. Management Experience (Years and Area): 2 years of heath care management experience. 4. Equipment Operated: Computer
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: 1. Communication Skills: Above Average Verbal (Heavy Public Contact) Exceptional Verbal (e.g., Public Speaking) Bilingual Skills Required: No Writing /Composing (Correspondence / Reports )
2. Other Skills:
Analytical Medical Terms P.C. MS Word MS Excel MS Access
3. Work Schedule: Flexible Travel
4. Other Requirements: Evidence of experiences which defines competence in personnel management, leadership, creativity, integrity, initiative, and strong program development experience. CCM certification preferred.
Internal Number: 145926
About Harris Health System
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.