Maryland Treatment Centers, Inc.

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Utilization Review Assessor

Residential Staff | Rockville, MD | Full Time

Job Description

About Us:

Avery Road Treatment Centers is a residential substance abuse treatment center for adults experiencing complex emotional problems in addition to their substance abuse issues. We are part of Maryland Treatment Centers, a growing regional behavioral health provider focused on clinical excellence, innovation, and scholarship. We are a thriving center for treatment of addictions and co-occurring disorders. We offer a full continuum of levels of care including inpatient, intensive outpatient, outpatient, outpatient mental health clinic. We are an approved NHSC site.

Responsibilities:

  • Reporting to the Director of Admissions, the Utilization Review Assessor evaluates individual for admission into a detoxification facility while maintaining compliance with all state, federal, and regulatory agency requirements.
    • Conduct utilization reviews on all patients & document accordingly
    • Regularly communicate with 3rd party reimbursement agencies
    • Must have a valid MD license or certification as a nurse or counselor 

Competencies:

  • Ability to understand and evaluate patient treatment
  • Communicate effectively with Physicians
  • Knowledge of federal & state regulatory agency requirements
  • Must be savvy with electronic documentation
  • Knowledge of substance use disorders

Minimum Requirements:

  • Addiction counselor trainee status, CSC-AD, CAC-AD, LGPC or LGSW in the State of MD

  • OR active LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse) in the State MD 

  • The aforementioned requirements must be CLEARLY STATED in your resume for consideration

 

Bonus Points:

Prior utilization review experience

Perks:

  • This is a full time job with medical, dental, and vision benefits
  • Free parking & on a bus line
  • Clinical supervision for counselors.