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Assessment and Utilization Review Clinician

Pyramid Healthcare Norwalk, CT

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

We are looking for an Assessment and utilization review candidate to join our growing programs serving the adolescent and adult populations who present with psychiatric and co-occurring disorders. The candidate for this position is responsible for conducting initial comprehensive level of care assessments with the goal of admitting patients into one of our treatment programs and pre-certification reviews. Utilization review responsibilities consist of conducting comprehensive concurrent reviews with goal of obtaining initial and on-going authorization for varied levels of care.


Requirements

The candidate for this position is expected to

Establish immediate therapeutic relationships with patients, families, staff, and referrals.

Establishes and maintains effective internal and external working relationships with call center and referral sources.

Responsible for maintaining communication of all screening and assessment procedures to program and must maintain accurate understanding of admissions criteria, admissions process, and defining features.

Conducting initial pre-cerfication to obtain insurance authorization for care and on-going concurrent reviews for continued care.

2 or more years of post-licensure experience in providing care to persons presenting with psychiatric and co-occurring issues and level of care assessments preferred.

A masters degree from an accredited college with a major in psychology, social work, counseling or other related field

LCSW, LPC, LSMW

Benefits


  • Medical Insurance,
  • Dental Insurance,
  • Vision Insurance,
  • Life Insurance
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • 401K
  • Paid Time Off and more!!

Pyramid Healthcare

Address

Norwalk, CT
USA
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