Physician Advisor/ Utilization Review

Job Number 66329
Posted 12/27/2019
Account Northern Light Mercy Hospital
Department CARE MANAGEMENT (Utilization Review)
Location |ME| MERCY STATE STREET, ME 04101
Schedule Regular Part-time
Shift Day
Hours 20
Job Details

Northern Light Mercy Hospital is searching for a part time physician advisor to partner with the care management team. The Physician Advisor acts as an advisor, educator and administrative support to Care management. The Advisor also serves as a liaison for the hospital's medical leadership and physician staff, communicates and provides data to physicians, care managers, nurses and other clinical staff related to the efficient and effective utilization of clinical resources. The Physician Advisor, in partnership with Care Management leadership, acts as a champion of high quality admissions and transitions of care across the continuum. The advisor serves as a liaison to third party payers concerning matters related to utilization review and care coordination. The PA further acts as a resource for the medical staff regarding federal and state utilization and quality regulations and is a critical and leading member of Mercy's utilization review committee assuring quality patient care and effective, efficient utilization of health care services.



The incumbent may have access to highly confidential patient, employee and/or Mercy proprietary information, and must handle & protect the information in accordance with hospital & system policies, HIPAA requirements and the highest level of ethical standards. The incumbent is responsible for reporting all security events, potential events, or other security risks to the organization. The incumbent is responsible for participation in and completion of all patient safety initiatives appropriate to the position, and conducts all job responsibilities according to the Mission and Values of Mercy Hospital.

Northern Light Mercy Hospital, an acute care, non-profit hospital in Portland, Maine, is a sponsored ministry of the Sisters of Mercy of the Americas. We advocate for a society in which all can realize their full potential and achieve the common good. We give priority to those that society ignores. The greater Portland community has come to rely on the personal care and healing focus that Northern Light Mercy Hospital provides.

Northern Light Mercy Hospital, located in Maine's largest city, Portland, offers a blend of old-world charm and modern sophistication. This city has been routinely ranked among the top ten in national listings for best restaurants, health, and the best place to raise a family. You don't have to go far outside of Portland to "get away." Whether you prefer the urban way of life or rustic country living, southern Maine offers something for everyone.

For confidential consideration, please contact:

Sarah Hildebrand, DASPR, Provider Recruiter

Email: providerjobs@northernlight.org
Phone: 207.973.5358
Equal Opportunity Employment
We are an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, disability status, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, protected veteran status, national origin, genetic information or any other legally protected status.




Equal Opportunity Employment
We are an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, disability status, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, protected veteran status, national origin, genetic information or any other legally protected status.

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