Behavioral Health Care Advocate Utilization Review Honolulu, HI
Location: Honolulu, HI
You have high standards. So do we. Here at UnitedHealth Group, this includes offering an innovative new standard for care management. It goes beyond counseling services and verified referrals to programs integrated across the entire continuum of care. That means you’ll have an opportunity to make an impact on a huge scale - as part of an incredible team culture that’s defining the future of behavioral health care.
Oversee initial inpatient admission for psychiatric and chemical dependency patients
Make patient assessments and determine appropriate levels of care
Administer benefits, review treatment plans, and coordinate transitions between various areas of care
Obtain information from providers on outpatient requests for treatment
You’ll find the pace fast and the challenges ongoing. We’ll expect you to achieve and document measurable results. You’ll also need to think and act quickly while working with a diverse member population.
Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.
UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.
Job Keywords: care advocate, social worker, therapist, counselor, mental health, behavioral health, managed care, substance abuse, utilization review, inpatient, LP, LCSW, LMFT, LSW, LPC, RN, registered nurse, Honolulu, Hawaii, HI