Utilization Management

Source: Intracorp

Utilization Management
Our URAC-accredited utilization management service (include seal -- it is on the Utilization Review product page within our storefront on
Intracorpcredited utilization management service ensures medical necessity as well as appropriateness, duration and setting of care.

Intracorp's industry-leading utilization management program for inpatient and outpatient medical, surgical, maternity and mental health/substance abuse review services applies the appropriate level of management through a patient-centric approach. The service also identifies case management triggers for additional savings opportunities.

Key features include:

  • Seamless integration of inpatient and outpatient health care management
  • Sophisticated technology
  • Proven clinical guidelines
  • Flexible buying options closely aligned with benefits plan design
  • Focused intervention in those areas with the most impact
  • Multiple processing venues -- telephone or Internet.

In 1999, there were 188 bed days occupied per 1,000 and the average length of stay (ALOS) was 3.9 days per admission.