AMITA Health Careers
Job ID: 390079

Utilization Review Coordinator - Adolescent Psychiatry Nursing Unit - Full-Time - Day - Presence St Elizabeth Hospital - Chicago, IL

Chicago, Illinois

Regular / Day

We Are Hiring

Utilization Review Coordinator - Adolescent Psychiatry Nursing Unit - Full-Time - Day - Presence St Elizabeth Hospital - Chicago, IL

Why Join AMITA?

AMITA Health ( is a joint operating company formed by the Adventist Health System in Altamonte Springs, FL and St. Louis, MO based Ascension.

AMITA Health is the largest health system in Illinois, comprising 19 hospitals and more than 230 sites of care.  The health system has 900 providers in its medical groups, more than 26,000 associates and 7,000 physician partners and serves over 4.3 million residents in the greater Chicagoland area.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with AMITA Health, you will have the opportunity to

Analyzes and evaluates concurrent admission information and assigned patient population for supporting admissions and discharge planning.


  • Assesses clinical documentation based on current recognized criteria.
  • Contacts third party payers to communicate clinical information/complete pre-certification and re-certification parameters.
  • Coordinates with team members to obtain information that supports sustaining admission or preparing discharge plans.
  • Collates/analyzes indicator data to support outcomes and reports to medical staff committee.

What You Will Need


  • Preferred Credential(s):
    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA). 
    • Practical/Vocational Nurse credentialed from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation. 
    • Current State of Illinois RN License or Master's prepared individual with an advanced degree in healthcare related field required.
    • Reg Health Info Tech credentialed from the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA). 


  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Bachelor's degree required

Work Experience:

  • None required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

AMITA Health will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.