System Director of Case Management | Birmingham, AL

The System Director of Case Management provides leadership and direct oversight for Case Management, Utilization Management, Care Coordination, Discharge Planning, Denials Management, Social Services and Transitions of Care for a multi-site health system. Coordinates/manages patient centered care activities for patients, maintains a collaborative relationship with the medical and nursing staff, focuses on reducing length of stay and achieving a high volume of discharges per day to maintain bed capacity. The System Director of Case Management must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing (BSN) required with a Master’s Degree in Nursing (MSN) preferred, Alabama RN or multistate compact nursing license required; 5 years of leadership experience overseeing case management or care coordination for a large hospital and multi-site leadership experience within a health system required; Case Management Certification (CCM) strongly preferred.

  • The System Director of Case Management develops, implements, and supports a Case Management/Care Coordination program with the functional integration of pre-admission screening, staff education, inpatient and post -acute case management.
  • Provides consultative services in the areas of clinical process redesign, development for facilities, system leaders, and clinical staff.
  • Responsible for development, implementation and interpretation of system policies for the Care Coordination disciplines including Care Management, Discharge Planning, Social Services, Utilization Review, and CDI.
  • Addresses length of stay and discharges per day.
  • Manages departmental budget.
  • Manages employees including hiring, promotions and performance management.
  • Manages departmental productivity standards.
  • Maintains awareness of industry changes and serves as a resource for sharing national best practice models
  • Actively contributes to the development of a technology driven clinical decision support system that can monitor medical resource utilization and flag learning opportunities for improved care coordination.
  • Assists in the design/development of standardized reports.

The System Director of Case Management will join a multi-site health system that is dedicated to providing the highest quality of care for its community and to retaining top-notch employee talent.


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