Dynamic Leader Wanted: Director of Case Management, Lompoc Valley Medical Center

Dynamic Leader Wanted: Director of Case Management, Lompoc Valley Medical Center

The Synergy Organization is proud to have been retained by Lompoc Valley Medical Center (LVMC) to conduct the nationwide search for their new Director of Case Management.

About Lompoc Valley Medical Center

Located along the beautiful, central coast of California, this vibrant community hospital has served as an advocate for good health for the community for more than 60 years. The District has maintained the highest standards of quality patient care, and was recently recognized as one of the top “100 SafeCare Hospitals®” for achieving the best overall performance among 3,500 acute care, non-federal hospitals in the US.

LVMC was established in the 1940’s as the first operating Healthcare District in California and includes a state-of-the-art 66-bed general acute care hospital, a well-appointed and modern 110-bed skilled nursing facility, and an array of outpatient clinical services, including primary care, obstetrics/gynecology, medical oncology, laboratory and diagnostic imaging.

The Hospital’s facilities are located roughly ten miles from the Pacific Ocean in Lompoc, CA in an area known for its breathtaking landscapes, rolling hills, remarkable flower fields, and world-class wineries.  Community members frequently gather outdoors to enjoy the year-round moderate temperatures and for community sponsored events such as the annual Flower Festival.  The unique location, welcoming community and ideal climate make this area the perfect place to work, live and raise a family.

Roles & Responsibilities: Director of Case Management 

The Director of Case Management will report to the Chief Nursing Executive and will lead a collegial and dedicated team of case managers and social workers in their mission to provide high quality care and support to patients. This dynamic new leader will have the opportunity to develop and maintain policies, procedures and standards for Case Management, implement admission and discharge planning and support patient transitions to ensure that quality, appropriate services are delivered.

This new, hands-on director will also enjoy creating and nurturing relationships with internal and external customers of the District while working closely with the LVMC Leadership Team, Social Services and the District’s Business Office to optimize the provision of care, services and reimbursement for the District.

The successful candidate will bring a passion for patient care, a Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing, five years of progressive leadership experience in Case Management as well as a thorough knowledge of CMS requirements. Candidates with a certification in Case Management and/or experience with Managed Care are strongly encouraged to apply.

This exciting career opportunity offers a very competitive compensation package, a comprehensive benefits package, relocation assistance, excellent support from the Hospital and all the resources necessary to succeed!

For immediate consideration, please email your resume in confidence to careers@synergyorg.com.  Please include “Case Management” in the subject line.
Contact Diane Stemler, Executive Search Consultant at (267) 983-6506 for additional information.