Director Patient Management job opening located in New Mexico.
A 300 bed hospital in Southern NM, about 1 hr from El Paso, TX, has a need for an experienced Director of Patient Management to join their team.
The Director of Patient Management is accountable for the implementation, coordination and management of the Department. Direction of the Department will include clinical, financial, quality and HR management as well as program planning, education, monitoring, and maintenance. The Director of Patient Management is responsible for this program that transitions patients through the continuum of care in a timely and cost effective manner. Will oversee approximately 20 team members (RNs, Social Workers and one Clerical Support).
The Director also has oversight of the Patient Advocate program. The Director of Patient Management provides services to patient throughout the lifespan including newborns, children, adolescents, adults and geriatric age groups.
The Director will be available to provide services in any area of the hospital including (but not limited to) the Post-Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU), the Emergency Department (ED), Criticial Care Units (ICU and CCU), Telemetry Units, Medical/Surgical Units, Women’s and Children’s Units (L&D, PEDS, NSY, NICU), and Out-Patient Services (Observation Units, Cath Lab, same day surgery, etc.).
This is a full-time exempt position.
Minimum Education: Registered Nurse (BSN, MSN). Master’s degree in Management is beneficial.
Minimum Experience: Ten years’ experience of either nursing; (2) prefer certification in a related field to Case Management
Certification/Licensure: Graduate of a school of nursing and a current New Mexico or compact RN license is required. Basic Life Support (BLS) certification is required.
Our benefit package includes Medical, Dental, Vision, Wellness Program, Short-term disability, Long-term disability, Healthcare and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account Program, 401k, Employee Assistance Program, Life Insurance, AD&D insurance, Childcare Assistance, Tuition Reimbursement, Identity Theft Protection insurance, and Relocation Assistance.
This city is located in the verdant Mesilla Valley in southern New Mexico and is the 2nd largest city in the state (larger than Santa Fe). The area has been “home” for humans for at least 4,000 years, and that’s no surprise to anyone who has seen this town. The area offers a vast selection of annual events and attractions, great weather with an average of 350 days of sunshine a year! With a mild high-desert climate and spectacular views of soaring mountains and the Rio Grande Valley, this area was once home to the likes of Geronimo, Billy the Kid and the early Spanish settlers of New Spain. Today, with the influences of New Mexico State University, White Sands Missile Range and the wonderful cultural diversity of a border town, the city is the ideal place to live, work and raise a family.
Competitive Salary Range!
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