Telecommute Behavioral Health Utilization Management Care Advocate

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Tennessee

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Thu, Sep 27, 2018

Job Category: Healthcare, Human Services

Telecommute Level: Occasionally

Travel Requirements: Onsite Required, Some Travel

Weekly Hours: Day Shift, Full Time

Employment Status: Permanent

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Education Level: Masters

Job Summary

A healthcare company is filling a position for a Telecommute Behavioral Health Utilization Management Care Advocate.

Must be able to:

  • Take calls from members, providers and others, reviewing clinical data for medical necessity
  • Reviewing initial and concurrent requests for services
  • Review of members’ medical records from providers to determine if mental health and substance abuse services delivered are medically necessary

Applicants must meet the following qualifications:

  • Must live within a commutable distance of our Brentwood or Knoxville office locations
  • Must be an independently licensed Masters - level mental health professional, licensed Ph.D. or registered nurse
  • 2+ years of clinical experience in a related mental / behavioral health setting
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, ability to learn and navigate multiple proprietary software applications; typing proficiency