Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Review (UR) is $36.00
What Do Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Review (UR)s Do?
The primary responsibility of the utilization review nurse is to review medical records and prepare clinical appeals (when appropriate) on medical necessity, level of care, length of stay, and authorization denials for hospitalized patients. An understanding of the severity of an array illnesses, intensity of service, and care coordination needs are key, as the nurse must integrate clinical knowledge with billing knowledge to review, evaluate, and appeal clinical denials related to the care …Read more