The Kempsville Center for
Behavioral Health |
, founded in 1986, is an 83 bed
facility within the city of Norfolk, Virginia. Kempsville
Center for Behavioral Health offers comprehensive mental health
programs to the state of Virginia. We provide psychiatrically and
medically managed acute and residential treatment for children and
adolescents with significant impairments in their social and
emotional development. We provide quality care to children and
adolescents in need using quality, evidence based practice
treatments. We are accredited by The Joint Commission
(TJC), and are licensed by the Commonwealth of Virginia and The
Virginia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
Center for Behavioral Health is a subsidiary of
Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) ,one of the
nation’s largest and most respected health care management
companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals,
behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide.
Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000
employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or
purchase health care properties in rapidly growing markets and create
a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost
control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a
service philosophy based on integrity, competence and
Kempsville Center for
Behavioral Health currently has a PRN position, with
full-time hours during a 12 week period, for a
Clinical Care Specialist-Utlization
Review . Weekend hours may be required.
To provide ongoing support and enhance
the quality of patient care, to promote continuity of care and
cost effectiveness through
the integrating and function of case management, utilization
review and discharge planning.
• Monitors and reviews patient charts to ensure
compliance with all insurance requirements.
• Makes recommendation
for areas of improvement and reports areas of deficiencies to the
department managers and Director of Clinical Care Coordination.
• Schedules and
facilitate treatment team reviews and documentation.
effective patient care including admissions, continued stays, and
Needs basic understanding of and comfort
level with medical terminology, residential treatment, clinical
science/pathology and psychiatric disorders. Must know how to gather and
analyze data. Must be
articulate, assertive, and able to communicate effectively with
families, payers, therapists and physicians both verbally and in
writing. Must also
demonstrate initiative, tact and good judgment. Must be able to acquire clear
understanding of treatment priorities and ability to make sound
decisions balancing resident and family needs with available
resources. Must have
basic computer skills.
Undergraduate degree in Health Information
Management or equivalent related experience
Two or more years experience in health care,
performance improvement experience preferred.
Must be able to mentally handle
stressful and quick changing situations. Must have normal auditory processing. Must have clear verbal speech
with no impediments. 50%
of time, incumbent is seated and talking on the phone or using a
Universal Health Services - 15 months ago