Associate Director - Project Employee Healthcare Case Manage
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OKLAHOMA CITY, OK 73163
Navigant Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: NCI) is a specialized, global professional services firm that helps clients take control of their future. Navigant’s professionals apply deep industry knowledge, substantive technical expertise, and an enterprising approach to help clients build, manage and/or protect their business interests. With a focus on markets and clients facing transformational change and significant regulatory or legal pressures, the Firm primarily serves clients in the healthcare, energy and financial services industries. Across a range of advisory, consulting, outsourcing, and technology/analytics services, Navigant’s practitioners bring sharp insight that pinpoints opportunities and delivers powerful results. More information about Navigant can be found at navigant.com.
Navigant’s Performance Excellence practice specializes in large-scale operations improvement, post-merger integration, and business transformation work for academic medical centers and large health systems and community hospitals. Our solutions are tailored with skilled teams to collaborate with client departments on implementing processes and creating efficiencies to withstand changes in the industry. Areas of expertise include: clinical process improvement, labor and non-labor expense reduction and corporate expense assessment.
+ S/he will lead transformational/performance improvement projects for a variety of provider clients, often as part of a large integrated multi-platform engagement
+ S/he will provide subject matter expertise in Clinical or Case Management, Operations and Patient Throughput as part of our clinical team
+ S/he will assure quality work product and review all deliverables
+ S/he will document and communicate engagement updates and regularly present project milestones to practice leadership and client executives
+ S/he will perform a project manager role and build strong client relationships
+ S/he will identify sales opportunities and assist with the sales process when needed
+ Must have hands-on prior clinical management, operations and throughput experience in the provider setting
+ Must have had a management role in a Case Management department
+ Current Registered Nurse/RN license
+ Graduate degree from an accredited college or university, preferably in Business, Healthcare Administration, Nursing or Industrial Engineering
+ Two years of consulting experience in the provider setting and/or subject matter described above preferred
+ Three to five years (minimum) of experience in clinical operations, care management/care coordination, bed management and/or throughput experience in a provider setting
+ A minimum of two years of staff/team management experience
+ Proficient in Excel, Word, and PowerPoint skills and ability to independently produce documents or aptitude to develop this level of skill within a defined period of time
+ Flexible, positive, clear interpersonal and communication skills with ability to facilitate the exchange of information within all levels of NCI as well as a provider based, client organization, including, but not limited to, surgeons, anesthesiologists, hospital executives, and other professional and ancillary staff
+ Analytical skills related to independently interpreting, preparing and analyzing budget and workload data, LOS information, comparisons with relevant federal and/or other performance based data
+ Ability to develop and monitor performance metrics at all levels of the Care Management and Throughput flow processes
+ Knowledge of and familiarity with IT solutions and data bases which are integral to enabling efficient and appropriate to the Capacity Management, Care Management and Patient Throughput
+ Knowledge of and ability to ensure and promote, consistent, quality oriented, national leading practices, in all Clinical Operations and Throughput Services recommendations
+ Capacity to adapt and lead others to understand and accept values, strategies, goals and plans in response to changing business conditions
+ Ability and willingness to travel full time.
+ Frequently communicates with clients and coworkers and must be able to share information effectively
+ Strong conceptual, as well as quantitative and qualitative analytical skills
+ Flexibility and responsiveness in managing multiple projects in sometimes high-pressure situations simultaneously
+ Self-motivator with ability to work independently
+ Plan, direct, and coordinate work activities of others
+ Frequently travels by airplane, train or car as necessary to perform work at another location
The company offers competitive compensation packages including an incentive compensation plan, comprehensive medical/dental/life insurance, 401(k) and employee stock purchase plans.
Navigant does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Navigant and Navigant will not be obligated to pay a placement fee.
Navigant is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, age, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.
Navigant will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law or ordinance including the Fair Chance Ordinance of Los Angeles and San Francisco.