Remote Behavioral Health Care Manager in San Diego

Location: California

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Tue, Oct 06, 2020

This job expires in 6 days

Job Category: Human Services

Job Summary

A provider of staffing and global payroll services is in need of a Remote Behavioral Health Care Manager in San Diego.

Individual must be able to fulfill the following responsibilities:

  • Monitoring inpatient and/or outpatient level of care services related to mental health and substance abuse
  • Providing telephone triage, crisis intervention and emergency authorizations as assigned
  • Performing quality clinical reviews while educating and making appropriate interventions

Qualifications Include:

  • Current license that meets State, Commonwealth or customer-specific requirements
  • Minimum 2 years experience post degree in healthcare, and/or substance abuse health care setting
  • Knowledge of utilization management procedures, mental health and substance abuse
  • Knowledge and experience in inpatient and/or outpatient setting
  • Knowledge of DSM V or most current diagnostic edition
  • Ability to analyze specific utilization problems, plan and implement solutions