Job Description

The Director of Health Services is a crucial and vital member of the Leon Health team.  The incumbent hold this positions is responsible for:

  • Maintains responsibility for the efficient operation of the Health Services department and optimum use of resources to maximize productivity and minimize cost
  • Assumes the role of a leader in planning, directing and managing the department
  • Coordinates and communicates with providers, members, or other parties to facilitate optimal care


  • Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing
  • A minimum 5 years of clinical experience.
  • Current, valid, and active Florida Registered Nurse License
  • A minimum of 8 years of technical experience, to including Utilization Management and/or Case Management
  • A minimum of 5 years of leadership/management experience
  • Knowledgeable in utilization review, medical terminology, appropriate levels of care, treatment, modalities, statues, and healthcare delivery models •
  • Experience working with Medicare populations
  • Demonstrates a high degree of organizational skill and time management for multiple competing priorities
  • Demonstrates a high level of sophistication with data and information analytics
  • Demonstrates an ability to quickly adapt and manage through a changing environment
  • Demonstrates a high level of emotional intelligence and ability to develop rapport
  • Demonstrates the ability to manage a large work force and effectively navigate change