Lee Health is seeking an experienced Care Manager Educator to join their Care Management team. The ideal candidate will have a bachelors degree, at least 5 years of case management experience and Professional Certification in Case Management.
If you have a coaching mentality and like to bring out the best in people we would love to meet you!
The Care Manager Educator actively participates in assessment and identification of learning needs for acute care units, considering the patient population and the types of staff/roles employed in the departments of Care and Utilization Management. Demonstrates the ability to use unit and system data and audit tools to identify trends and patterns that indicate educational needs.
Provides support as a change agent to help staff understand the rationale and desired outcome of change. Designs, develops, presents, coordinates appropriate learning solutions for identified needs, considering different learning styles of staff. Collaborates with directors, supervisors, care management staff and community agencies as needed on performance improvement activities and education projects.
Effectively performs in the role of clinician, facilitator, consultant and/or researcher. Actively participates in the evaluation of work flow processes and patient safety issues and recommends effective, innovative solutions to improve patient care. Prioritizes department goals/objectives in accordance with patient and staff needs, unit and system goals.
Educational RequirementsDegree/Diploma ObtainedProgram of StudyRequired/
Preferredand/orBachelor'sHealthcareRequiredorMaster'sEducationPreferredorMaster'sCase ManagementPreferredAdditional Requirementsor plan to enroll in Master's program
Experience RequirementsMinimum Years RequiredArea of ExperienceRequired/
Preferredand/or5 YearsCase ManagementRequiredandAdditional RequirementsDocumented experience in leading/coordinating learning experiences and public speaking/platform skills. Demonstrates practical knowledge of adult education relevant educational content and appropriate methods of delivery and the ability to develop and facilitate relevant and effective education for adult learners as well as Care Management and Utilization Management principles.State of Florida Licensure RequirementsLicensesRequired/
Preferredand/orRegistered Nurse LicenseRequiredCertifications/Registration RequirementsCertificates/RegistrationsRequired/
Basic Life Support mandatory by hiring date. Professional certification in a Care Management.
Knowledge of care and utilization management theories and practices, adult learning principles and methods related to instructional design and program evaluation. Demonstrated commitment to life-long learning.
Active participation in leadership activities and change initiatives at the department level. Membership in professional/academic organizations desired.
Basic computer skills; MS Windows, MS Word, MS PowerPoint and MS Excel.