Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation's largest and most respected health care management companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Heritage Oaks Hospital is part of the UHS family of providers. Located in the northern part of Sacramento, Heritage Oaks is a fully accredited 125-bed acute psychiatric facility offering a full range of individually tailored treatment services to adolescents, adults and senior adults.
We are seeking talented individuals to join our energetic, compassionate team of behavioral health professionals in providing clinical excellence to our patients as they strive to meet their treatment goals and work towards an improved quality of life. We are currently considering candidates for the Utilization Review clinician position. The Utilization Review Clinician is responsible for the managing, reviewing and monitoring the utilization of resources related to the patient and to maximize effectiveness of care by evaluating clinical appropriateness. The Utilization Review Clinician functions as liaison between payors, the business office, and treatment team, providing information and feedback to assist in optimum patient care and reimbursement. The UR Clinician will also review with payor sources and receive authorization for the type and volume of services through all levels of care and aftercare review.::