Utilization Management Clinical Consultant

CVS Health

2.7

(75)

Baton Rouge, LA

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    Position summary

    ically appropriate treatment, evidence based care and clinical practice guidelines for Behavioral Health and/or medical conditions based upon program focus.

    • Utilizes clinical experience and skills in a collaborative process to assess appropriateness of treatment plans across levels of care, apply evidence based standards and practice guidelines to treatment where appropriate.

    • Coordinate, monitor and evaluate options to facilitate appropriate healthcare services/benefits for members.

    • Provides triage and crisis support.

    • Gathers clinical information and applies the appropriate clinical criteria/guideline, policy, procedure and clinical judgment to render coverage. determination/recommendation along the continuum of care facilitates including effective discharge planning.

    • Coordinates with providers and other parties to facilitate optimal care/treatment.

    • Identifies members at risk for poor outcomes and facilitates referral opportunities to integrate with other products, services and/or programs.

    • Identifies opportunities to promote quality effectiveness of healthcare services and benefit utilization.

    • Consults and lends expertise to other internal and external constituents in the coordination and administration of the utilization/benefit management function.

    Required Qualifications :

    • Licensed independent Behavioral Health clinician (i.e. LCSW, LCPC, LMFT, LPCC, LPAT, LPC) with addiction Counselor licensure (LAC) or a Registered Nurse (RN) with unrestricted state license with psychiatric specialty, and addiction Counselor licensure

    • 3+ years clinical practice experience, e.g., psychiatric hospital, residential or behavioral health treatment setting.

    • 1+ year Electronic Medical Record documentation experience

    • Must be able to work Tuesday through Saturday, 8am to 5pm CST zone with flexibility to work outside of the standard schedule based on business needs, including occasional rotating weekend and holiday schedules.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Managed care/utilization review experience preferred

    • Experience in a behavioral health inpatient setting

    • Ability to multitask, prioritize and effectively adapt to a fast-paced changing environment

    • Position requires proficiency with computer skills which includes navigating multiple systems and keyboarding

    Education :

    • Master's Level of Education resulting in independent Behavioral Health licensure (LCSW, LCPC, LMFT, LPCC, LPAT, LPC) or a Registered Nurse (RN) with unrestricted state license with psychiatric specialty, certification, or experience.

    • Licensed Addiction Counselor (LAC)

    Pay Range

    The typical pay range for this role is:

    $29.10 - $62.31

    This pay range represents the base hourly rate or base annual full-time salary for all positions in the job grade within which this position falls. The actual base salary offer will depend on a variety of factors including experience, education, geography and other relevant factors. This position is eligible for a CVS Health bonus, commission or short-term incentive program in addition to the base pay range listed above.

    In addition to your compensation, enjoy the rewards of an organization that puts our heart into caring for our colleagues and our communities. The Company offers a full range of medical, dental, and vision benefits. Eligible employees may enroll in the Company's 401(k) retirement savings plan, and an Employee Stock Purchase Plan is also available for eligible employees. The Company provides a fully-paid term life insurance plan to eligible employees, and short-term and long term disability benefits. CVS Health also offers numerous well-being programs, education assistance, free development courses, a CVS store discount, and discount programs with participating partners. As for time off, Company employees enjoy Paid Time Off ("PTO") or vacation pay, as well as paid holidays throughout the calendar year. Number of paid holidays, sick time and other time off are provided consistent with relevant state law and Company policies.

    For more detailed information on available benefits, please visit jobs.CVSHealth.com/benefits

    We anticipate the application window for this opening will close on: 05/27/2024

    Why you should apply for a job to CVS Health:

  • 62% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 52% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.