Oversees a staff of case managers responsible for patient care coordination. Develops and implements case management programs, including utilization review, intake or discharge planning, and managed care contracting or negotiation. Evaluates patient care data to ensure that care is provided in accordance with clinical guidelines and organizational standards. Seeks treatments that balance clinical and financial concerns with the family's needs and the patient's quality of life. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to top management.
Requires certification as a registered nurse with at least 7-10 years of clinical experience. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.
About Lake Granbury Medical Center
Lake Granbury Medical Center is a 73 bed hospital located in Granbury, Texas. LGMC is part of Community Health Systems, Inc., one of the nation’s leading operators of general acute care hospitals. The organization’s affiliates own, operate or lease 119 hospitals in 20 states with approximately 21,000 licensed beds. LGMC offers a wide range of diagnostic, medical and surgical services in inpatient and outpatient settings and is dedicated to being the area’s provider of choice by delivering quality care and service.