St. Joseph’s Health is recognized for the expertise and compassion of its highly skilled and responsive staff. The combined efforts of the organization’s outstanding physicians, superb nurses, and dedicated clinical and professional staff have made us one of the most highly respected healthcare organizations in the state, the largest employer in Passaic County, and one of the nation’s “100 Best Places to Work in Health Care”.
The Physician Advisor is the liaison between Revenue Cycle Management, Utilization Management and Physician practice. The Physician Advisor's function is as a clinical resource and consultant to medical staff, Care Managers and Clinical Documentation Specialists by providing identification, facilitation and resolution to utilization management issues, appropriate care, and length of stay. The Physician Advisor is responsible for providing medical leadership for administering the facility’s utilization management staff, payors, and managed care organizations to support the efficient use of resources for inpatients and the coordination of services during transitions of care to the community.