Registered Nurse - RN - UR (Contract)
Job Description:We need an Utilization Review Registered Nurse for a Contract order in Washington, DC. Utilization review (UR) nurses work behind the scenes to maximize the quality and cost efficiency of health care services. Through regular reviews and audits, they ensure that patients receive the care they need without burdening the health care system with unnecessary procedures, ineffective treatments or overlong hospital stays. Utilization review nurses also help insureds to make informed decisions about their health care by educating them on the benefits and limitations of their Medicare, Medicaid or private health care coverage.