Children's Mercy KC

Manager of Care Management

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Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date
3 weeks ago(5/8/2024 5:24 PM)
Posting Category
Work Type
Full Time
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FLSA Status
Location : Name
Adele Hall
Recruiter : Full Name: First Last
Terry Worthington-Brown
Recruiter : Email

Thanks for your interest in Children's Mercy!

Do you envision finding a meaningful role with an inclusive and compassionate team? At Children’s Mercy, we believe in making a difference in the lives of all children and shining a light of hope to the patients and families we serve. Our employees make the difference, which is why we have been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a top pediatric hospital, for eleven consecutive years.


Children’s Mercy is in the heart of Kansas City – a metro abounding in cultural experiences, vibrant communities and thriving businesses. This is where our patients and families live, work and play. This is a community that has embraced our hospital and we strive to say thanks by giving back. As a leader in children’s health, we engage in meaningful programs and partnerships throughout the region so that we can improve the lives of children beyond the walls of our hospital.


This important role manages integrated inpatient teams; assists the Director in the management of department; including personnel and fiscal management and development of, and training oversight of programs and services. Participates in department and hospital performance improvement activities; Responsible for outcomes reporting, quality, and lean process improvements. The Manager of Care Management provides evidence-based and outcome-focused family centered-care management services.


Note: This is a full-time, Monday-Friday, daytime role


At Children’s Mercy, we are committed to ensuring that everyone feels welcomed within our walls. A successful candidate for this position will join us as we strive to create a workplace that reflects the community we serve, as well as our core values of kindness, curiosity, inclusion, team and integrity.


Additionally, it’s important to us that we remain transparent with all potential job candidates. Because we value the safety of the patients and families we serve, as well as the Children’s Mercy staff, we want to let you know that the seasonal influenza and COVID-19 vaccines are a condition of employment for all employees in our organization. New employees must be willing to be vaccinated if found non-immune to measles, mumps, rubella (MMR) and chicken pox (varicella) and/or without evidence of tetanus, diphtheria, acellular pertussis (Tdap) vaccination since 2005. If you become a finalist for this position, and have any concerns about receiving these vaccines, medical and/or religious exemptions can be further discussed with Human Resources.


  • Personnel management
  • Participates in department and organization performance improvement activities
  • Department management and program development
  • Assists the department Director with fiscal management and accountability



This role requires the following:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN) and 3-5 years' experience in case management required. A Master's Degree is required within 4 years of hire. OR
  • Master's Degree in Nursing (MSN), Healthcare, or related field (MBA) preferred (with an undergraduate degree in Nursing, BSN), plus and 1-2 years' experience in case management.  
  • ACM, Accredited Case Manager or CCM, Certified Case Manager must be obtained within 2 years of hire. Preferred upon hire


  • One of the following: Licensed RN - Missouri, Registered Nurse Multistate License Missouri required upon hire. OR
  • One of the following: Licensed RN - Kansas, Registered Nurse Multistate License Kansas required upon hire
  • RN Compact license for all states besides KS and MO
  • RNs who reside in Kansas hold a Kansas Multi-State (Compact) License. If RN and Required Upon Hire
  • RNs who reside in Missouri hold a Missouri Multi-State (Compact) License. If RN or Required Upon Hire
  • Refer to Nursing and Advanced Practice Provider Licensure and Certification policy for required Life Support Certifications Required Upon Hire


Starting Pay

Our pay ranges are market competitive. The pay range for this job begins at $41.26/hr, but your salaried offer will be determined based on your education and experience.


Remote Work/Work from Home

This position is not eligible work remotely, which means that the person hired will be required to work onsite at one of our Children’s Mercy locations and may not work from home.


EEO Employer/Disabled/Vet

Children’s Mercy hires individuals based on their job skills, expertise and ability to maintain professional relationships with fellow employees, patients, parents and visitors. A personal interview, formal education and training, previous work experience, references and a criminal background investigation all are factors used to select the best candidates. The hospital does not discriminate against prospective or current employees based on the race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, creed, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, ancestry or veteran status. A drug screen will be performed upon hire. Children’s Mercy is smoke and tobacco free.


Our commitment to Diversity & Inclusion

CM is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workforce. Our patients and families come from all walks of life, and so do we. We know that our greatest strengths come from the people who make up our team so we hire great people from a wide variety of backgrounds, not just because it’s the right thing to do, but because it makes our hospital stronger and our patient care more compassionate.

If you share our values and our enthusiasm for service, you will find a home at CM. In recruiting for our team, we welcome the unique contributions that you can bring, including education, ideas, culture, ethnicity, race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, age, languages spoken, veteran status, color, religion, disability and beliefs.



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