Utilization Review Technician Salary in the United States

How much does an Utilization Review Technician make in the United States? The average Utilization Review Technician salary in the United States is $68,742 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $55,351 and $77,315. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Conducts utilization reviews to determine if patients are receiving care appropriate to illness or condition. Monitors patient charts and records to evaluate care concurrent with the patients treatment. Reviews treatment plans and status of approvals from insurers. Collects and complies data as required and according to applicable policies and regulations. Consults with nurses and physicians as needed. Position is non-RN. May require an associate's degree or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor. May require Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT). Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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    Utilization Review Technician

    Associate's Degree

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    Utilization Review Coordinator

    Bachelor's Degree

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