The Utilization Review Specialist (UM) works directly under the supervision of the Walker Family MHP supervisor and indirectly under the supervision of the Walker Family Clinic Program Manager to perform daily utilization management tasks with Medicaid and other insurers. The UM completes clinical and administrative processes and documentation in compliance with relevant policies and procedures, participates in staff meetings, training, supervision and continuing education activities as needed to maintain quality and coordination of care.
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has a unique combination of education, research, and clinical programs that encourages and supports teamwork and diversity. We champion being a collaborative health care organization, focused on improving patient care and the lives of Arkansans.
UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:
This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal background check. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication alone shall not disqualify an applicant except as provided by law. Any criminal history will be evaluated in relationship to job responsibilities and business necessity. The information obtained in these reports will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.