Beebe Healthcare this week announced that Laurene Roth, BSW, MS, CCM, CSW(NJ), ACM, is its new director of case management.

The director of case management at Beebe Healthcare oversees a staff of case managers and social workers, and utilization of review nurses. The case management department collaborates with nursing and other departments to ensure patients and families get the care they need while in the hospital, facilitate post-acute needs and ensure a safe discharge from the hospital.

Roth comes to Beebe Healthcare from Holy Redeemer Health System in Huntington Valley, Pa., where she recently served in the role of director of care coordination. Roth has a bachelor’s degree in social work from West Chester State University and a master’s degree in health services administration from College of St. Francis, and is a certified case manager.

“Please join me in welcoming Laurene to our Beebe family,” said Lynne Voskamp, DNP, RN, CEN, interim vice president of patient care and chief nursing officer. “She has a wealth of knowledge in care management and population health, both of which will serve her well in her director role at Beebe.”