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Senior Manager,Care Management (CHC)

at Harris Health System

Posted: 11/29/2018
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 144270
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Job Description

About Us

Harris Health is a nationally recognized health system comprising three teaching hospitals and an extensive network of ambulatory care centers serving the people of Harris County, Texas, since 1966. Staffed by the faculty, fellows and residents from two nationally ranked medical schools, Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), Harris Health is the first healthcare system in Houston to receive the prestigious National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) designation for its network of patient-centered medical homes.

Each year, Harris Health provides more than 1.8 million total outpatient visits through its more than 40 ambulatory care facilities. Additionally, Harris Health sees more than 177,000 emergency visits at its Level 1 and Level 3 trauma centers and 35,000 hospital admissions through its three hospitals: Ben Taub, LBJ and Quentin Mease.

Established by voter referendum to enhance the level of charity care available in the community, Harris Health System has often received national recognition for serving those in need and for its achievements in operational excellence, such as being named to the 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 Most Wired Hospitals lists by the American Hospital Association’s Hospitals & Health Networks magazine.

Additionally, Harris Health System is pleased that each of its three hospitals — Ben Taub, Lyndon B. Johnson and Quentin Mease — achieved Pathway to Excellence™ designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

Job Profile

The Senior Manager,Care Management will supervise all Care Management (previously called Disease Management) functions for Community Health Choice and it's members in the Care Management program and will review all programs annually and work with Medical Affairs staff and senior leadership to update program goals and content.
The Senior Manager will also work with Analytics and Medical Affairs staff/management team to ensure that 1) members are being contacted and enrolled appropriately; program results, including ROI when measurable, are reported on a quarterly basis; program problems are identified; and process improvements are recommended and implemented.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • BSN degree with active Texas RN license.
  • Certification in Clinical Case Management (CCM) preferred.
  • Two years experience in Care Management (Disease Management) or Care Management in an acute care setting or managed care organization.
  • Other healthcare experience will be considered in lieu of care management experience.
  • One year in a supervisory role.

OTHER SKILLS:

  • Above average verbal communication skills(Heavy Public Contact)
  • Writing /Composing/ Correspondence/Reports
  • Analytical/ Medical Terms/ MS Word/MS Excel/MS Access


Benefits and EEOC

Harris Health System benefits program is designed to provide you with more flexibility and choices in meeting your specific needs. Harris Health System benefits program allows you to protect your income in case of illness, death and disability, and to help you save for retirement.

It is the policy of Harris Health System to provide equal opportunity for all applicants for employment regardless political affiliation, race, color, national origin, age, sex, religious creed or disability. Applicants may request any reasonable accommodation(s) to participate in the application process.

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