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U.M. Tech - Utilization Management Tech - UM in Munster, IN at Community Healthcare System

Date Posted: 3/18/2020

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Job Description

Job ID: 28660

Category: Administrative & Clerical

Facility: Community Hospital

Schedule: Full-time

Location: Munster, IN

UTILIZATION TECH
CASE MANAGEMENT


POSITION PURPOSE AND SUMMARY:


                 
Assigns admission codes for DRG assignment, coordinates Utilization Management Committee physician advisor review activities, assists the Director with preparation for the Utilization Management Committee Meetings, monitors review statistics, compiles departmental data, conducts studies as designated by the Utilization Management Committee, retrieves medical records required for departmental activities and screens records prior to release to review agencies.  U.M. Technician will assist the Nurse Case Manager with communicating admission and concurrent reviews for certification and length of stay assignments. Meet with patient/family to educate on admission status and complete documentation process.
 
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE
 
High School diploma required. Associate degree in Health Information Management preferred. Two years of experience in a medical practice, hospital, or insurance setting preferred. Medical terminology background preferred.  Typing skills at a minimum of 35 words per minute. Proficient in the use of Intra/Internet, e-mail, and online applications.  Must possess good time management and interpersonal skills.
Internal Posting:  3/18/20 - 3/24/20
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