Maryland Treatment Centers, Inc.

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Utilization Review Assessor (Licensed Counselor)

Adolescent Outpatient Counselors | Baltimore, MD | Full Time

Job Description

About Us:

Mountain Manor Treatment Center at Baltimore is a residential substance abuse treatment center for adolescents and young 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 Utilization Review Nurse, the Utilization Review Counselor assists in implementing the facility's UR plan 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 be a counselor or have a valid trainee status.

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

Minimum Requirements:

  • Licensed Professional Counselor in the State of MD:

    • CAC-AD, CSC-AD, CPC-AD, LPC

    • LGPC or LGSW               OR

  • 18 months of experience working in a Utilization Review department

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

 

Bonus Points:

  • Bachelor's degree or higher
  • 5+ years working in a Utilization Review department

Perks:

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