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B.E. Smith Secures Fourth Search with Adventist Health Ukiah Valley Medical Center to Recruit New Director of Care Management

September 24, 2019

Following three successful placements since 2017, B.E. Smith begins search for Director of Care Management for two Adventist Health hospitals

Adventist Health Ukiah Valley Medical Center and Adventist Health Howard Memorial Hospital entrusted B.E. Smith to recruit a new Director of Care Management to provide leadership and oversight to care coordination at both facilities.

The Director serves as the subject matter expert regarding changes in Medicare regulations, while also building relationships with key stakeholders and preparing for future advancement through succession planning and staff development.


  • Ideal candidates come from a nursing background (RN).
  • Brings well-rounded experience in case management, discharge planning, social services, care coordination and utilization management.

You can find the full description for Adventist Health Ukiah Valley Medical Center’s Director of Care Management posting on the B.E. Smith website.

This is the fourth search on which Ukiah Valley has partnered with B.E. Smith, following successful hires for the Director of Clinical Operations, the Interim Director of Surgical Services, and the Interim Perioperative Leader. 

The Organization 

Ukiah Valley Medical Center is a Level IV Trauma Center and operates a Level II NICU, located in Ukiah, California. Less than 30 minutes away, you’ll find Howard Memorial Hospital. Howard Memorial is in the second year of its journey to become a Planetree Designated Hospital, which focuses on healing the body, mind and spirit.

Ukiah is a small town, popular with boaters, art enthusiasts and nature lovers. The mountain views and year-round warm weather make it an ideal location for appreciating outdoor beauty. It is also located only two hours from Napa Valley, otherwise known as Wine Country, and only three hours from Sacramento.

Founded in 1978, B.E. Smith is the trusted partner in Interim Leadership and Executive Search solutions for organizations and healthcare professionals across the healthcare continuum. Exclusive to the healthcare industry, our personalized placement methodology best matches professionals to organizations enabling them to improve clinical, financial, and operational performance. Since 2000, B.E. Smith has supported more than 6,000 leaders advance their careers.

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