Utilization Management Specialist, RN

Corizon Health - Brentwood, TN3.2

30+ days agoContract
Correctional Care | Committed Careers | Corizon Health

We have an exceptional opportunity for a Utilization Management Specialist to join our Healthcare Support Team in Brentwood, TN.

Qualifications of the Corizon Health Utilization Management Specialist

Experience Level: 3 - 5 years' experience in utilization management, case management, quality management. Experience with InterQual and/or Milliman Care guidelines. Strong organizational and time management skills. Experience with both Inpatient and Outpatient review process preferred.
Tools and Technology: Computer usage for word processing, spreadsheets, email, internet, medical records and other proprietary company/client systems.
Certificates and Licenses: Registered Nurse (RN) active license
Language Ability: Strong verbal, written communication skills. Effectively present information in one-on-one and group situations to nursing staff, clients and other employees of the organization.
Reasoning Ability: Ability to work on extremely complex problems where analysis of situations or data requires an evaluation of intangible variance factors.
Work Environment: Office environment with occasional travel up to 10% to regional offices, client and/or vendor sites.
Responsibilities of the Corizon Health Utilization Management Specialist

Responsible for the implementation of a comprehensive outpatient/inpatient review process utilizing criteria based review standards and standards of best practice.
Facilitate quality health care intervention recommendations.
Ability to manage a variety of caseload situations and maintain the caseload as required
Review and assess over/under utilization issues.
Track, trend and evaluate appropriateness and quality of care issues with the implementation of education to internal and external customers and process improvement initiatives.
Respond to inquiries by provider/site employees relating to standards of care and best practices.
Ability to establish and maintain working relationship with UM Medical Directors/contract Medical Directors.
Develop and maintain pre-established review parameters under UM Medical Director/contract Medical Director lead
Identify and document comparisons with community standards, regionally based as indicated.
Work with other UM inpatient and outpatient nurse reviewers to assure proper treatment in the appropriate setting at the appropriate time.
Communicate and document any issues relating to the outpatient/inpatient UM process to the Manager of Utilization Management.
Assist with the data collection and reporting related to the UM outpatient/inpatient process.
Participate in CEU offerings/seminars to enhance professional growth and development and the maintenance of nursing license.
Recommend improvements to process and outcomes using data analysis tools, logical rules/relations and data elements.
Assist in completion of special projects on an as needed basis.
Benefits offered to the Corizon Health Utilization Management Specialist

Paid Time Off
Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
Tuition Assistance
401(k) with company match
Comprehensive Onboarding
Corizon Health provides patients with high quality healthcare and reentry services that will reduce recidivism and better the communities where we live and work. We are dedicated to meeting the needs of the growing number of incarcerated persons with physical and mental illness and the professionals who care for them. More healthcare professionals are finding the stability and advancement they desire at Corizon Health.

Apply online or contact Monica Miller at monica.miller@corizonhealth.com

This position may require a background check, security clearance, and/or drug screening.

Corizon Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with federal and state employment opportunity laws, qualified applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, gender, national origin, religion, age, sexual orientation, disability, Vietnam era veteran, or disabled Veteran status.