UR Specialist


Stonington Institute
75 Swantown Hill Road
North Stonington, CT 06359
United States

Category
Industry
Healthcare / Health Services
Manages Others
No
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
Yes
Security Clearance Required
No
Employment Type
PartTime/Full Time
Work Schedule
Full-Time

Job Description

  

Stonington Institute, a division of one of the nation’s largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS), has an immediate opening for a UR Specialist .  UHS is a Fortune 500 corporation and in 2017 was recognized as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by Fortune.

Stonington Institute is committed to providing quality substance abuse treatment options for adults in Southeastern Connecticut and surrounding areas.  We offer medical detox as well as residential addictions treatment for active duty and retired military service members in our North Stonington location.  Our clinic in Groton, CT, offers partial hospitalization and intensive outpatient treatment, and is conveniently located across the street from The Inn at Trails Corner, a new 180 bed dormitory-style sober community for adult men and women who attend our outpatient day treatment programs. The Inn offers overnight accommodations, full-meal service, indoor/outdoor recreation options, a workout room, and computer center for all clients.

We accept private insurance, state-funded plans and self-pay arrangements. EOE/M/F/Disability/Vet.

The Utilization Review Specialist is responsible for the pre-certification, concurrent, and discharge review process for clients at all levels of care, resulting in the approval of their admission and continued treatment. 

Job Requirements
Masters Degree preferred; minimum Bachelors Degree in Psychology or related Human Service Field or RN. Knowledge of Utilization Review Processes, insurance plans, mental health and chemical dependency treatment. Knowledge of various treatment levels of care as well as psychiatric diagnosis. Experience with computer skills preferred.

Employer
Stonington Institute
Melissa Prejean
75 Swantown Hill Road
North Stonington CT 06359
United States