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Assistant Director Care Coordination (STAR/CHIP)- The Health Plan

Houston, TX, US
    Position: Assistant Director Care Coordination (STAR/CHIP)- The Health Plan
    Talent Area: Professional - Clinical
    Full/Part Time: Full time
    Location: Houston, TX, US
    Department: Star Kids - Admin
    Shift: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Job ID: 409122

We are searching for an Assistant Director Care Coordination (STAR/CHIP) — someone to provide oversight and supervision to the Care Management staff for the delivery of exceptional medical management services to Texas Children's Health Plan members and to continually develop medical management programs in response to analysis and research of managed care trends and benchmarks as well as the strategic goals of Texas Children's Health Plan and the Integrated Delivery System. To support and develop staff through equitable distribution of resources and assignments, education and implementation of processes and procedures for medical management programs of Texas Children's Health Plan.

Think you’ve got what it takes?

•   Bachelor's Degree
•   RN (Registered Nurses - Nurse Examiners for the State of Texas) OR LCSW (Lic Clinical Social Worker Texas State Board of Social Work Examiners) Or LMSW (Licensed Master Social Worker Texas State Board of Social Work Examiners)  
•   Case Management certification preferred
•   5 years experience in health delivery or a managed care organization
•   2 years supervisory experience

•   Plan, develop, organize, direct and implement a coordinated approach to medical management services for TCHP members to and meets the obligation of contractual agreements and legislative regulations
•   Provides oversight and analysis of Care Coordination services, evaluation of program offerings, health trends, and complaint findings
•   Develops approaches, policies and programs for medical management which are based on the TCH IDS goals and objectives and which meet the TCHP performance goals
•   Supports the delivery of cost effective, community-based and culturally sensitive health care through development of educational and collaboration opportunities to ensure member outcomes that address values of quality, service and cost effectiveness.


About Texas Children’s

Founded in 1996, Texas Children’s Health Plan is the nation's first health maintenance organization (HMO) created just for children. We provide STAR/Medicaid and Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) to pregnant women, teens, children and adults in Houston and surrounding areas. Currently, the Health Plan has more than 375,000 members who receive care from our network of more than 1,100 primary care physicians, 3,200 specialists, and 70 hospitals. Texas Children's Health Plan is also the largest combined STAR/CHIP Managed Care Organization in the Harris County service area.

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Texas Children’s is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants and employees are considered and evaluated for positions at Texas Children's without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

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