Interim Director, Utilization Review

Confidential | Juneau, Alaska 99801

Salary Range: Call for details
Date Posted: June 10, 2024
Opportunity Code: 34252


Interim Director, Utilization Review Needed in Alaska!

The Position

  • The Interim Director of Utilization Review will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the department across multiple locations. 
  • Reporting to the Hospital Administrator, this leader will manage a team of 13 FTEs. 
  • They are committed to broadening the range of services while streamlining processes and procedures throughout the system. Furthermore, they will focus on enhancing the accuracy of Length of Stay (LOS) metric reporting, refining uncompensated care metrics, and optimizing the efficiency of the patient review process. 
  • Ideal candidates will have experience leading operations over multiple sites and expertise in case management and utilization review. 
  • Must be available to start within 2-3 weeks of acceptance.


  • Bachelor’s degree required.
  • Active RN license required.
  • Previous healthcare leadership experience required.

The Community 

  • Juneau, located in the southeastern part of the state on the Gulf of Alaska, is a scenic city home to unique shopping, some of the best seafood in the country and cultural attractions like the Perseverance Theatre, Alaska’s largest professional theatre. 
  • An outdoor enthusiast’s paradise, Juneau residents enjoy skiing and snowboarding, hiking, mountain biking, white water rafting, kayaking and sailing.
  • Given the city’s proximity to the Pacific Ocean, Juneau’s temperatures are much milder than the location would suggest.
  • Experience pleasantly mild winters characterized by average temperatures hovering in the mid-30s.

Interim Leadership with B.E. Smith

  • Becoming an Interim Leader through BE Smith provides an exceptional opportunity to rapidly make meaningful improvement in healthcare settings. Is the interim leadership lifestyle right for you Apply now and discover how Interim Leadership could revolutionize your career path.
  • Joining the B.E. Smith team means you could receive a full benefits package upon accepting roles. This includes health, dental, and vision insurance, life insurance, AD&D, and a flexible spending account, with some benefits varying based on the job's type and duration.
  • As a B.E. Smith employee, we manage your taxes by handling withholdings and also paying the employer portion of your FICA contributions.
  • Interim positions come with varying travel requirements. B.E. Smith and the client cover all travel, accommodation, and work-related expenses. You receive bi-weekly trips home at the client's expense, plus a rental car and comfortable lodging for a convenient living experience.
  • Some roles may require specific licenses. A compact nursing license allows registered nurses to work in any state that is part of the Nurse Licensure Compact without needing separate state licenses. Stay up to date on new legislation, and confirm licensure requirements with the recruiter.
  • B.E. Smith is continuously addressing the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic with a commitment to transparent communication. We strive to mitigate its impact on clients, healthcare workers, employees, and stakeholders of B.E. Smith. Upholding our integrity, we remain dedicated to sharing timely updates and insights, guided by our core value of “Doing the Right Thing.”




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