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Utilization Management Specialist - Wellbridge - Fort Worth - TXFort Worth, Texas

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Kindred Behavioral Health is seeking a passionate, creative and goal-oriented Utilization Management Specialist to join the team at Wellbridge Healthcare full time and have an immediate impact on expanding on our success, growing our services and fulfilling our mission of improving the lives of all we touch.

As a Utilization Management Specialist you will:

Coordinate utilization management reviews for all assigned inpatient, partial hospitalization and intensive outpatient program patients; follows patients throughout the continuum of care and ensures optimum utilization of resources, service delivery and compliance with external review agencies. Obtains authorizations for services, coordinates peer-to-peer reviews for assigned caseload. Understands medical necessity criteria and faciliates accurate and timely documentation to support advocacy of services.  Coordinates closely with Director of Utilization Management, Nursing and Clinical Services.


Qualifications

Qualifications - External

As a Utilization Management Specialist you will have:

Education: Master’s Degree in Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy or Counseling from an accredited school, or posseses an RN or LPN

Licenses/Certification: Independent Practive Scope License in state of practice, LCSW, LMFT, LPC preferred, RN or LPN

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    Benefits & Recognition Our goal is to offer valuable compensation and incentive programs that enables us to attract, reward, retain, and motivate highly qualified individuals. Compensation can include bonus plans and recognition for going above & beyond.

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    Healthcare We offer a variety of Health Savings Account (HSA) and PPO plan options.

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    401(k) Plan Employees can contribute pre-tax dollars through payroll deduction.

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    Paid Time Off Your work/life balance is important to us. We offer our employees a flexible Paid Time Off program.

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    Wellness Program We offer tools, resources and support for weight loss, stress reduction, smoking cessation and making overall healthier choices.

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