Utilization Review

The Utilization Review Committee is a subcommittee of our Quality Improvement Committee. This committee is composed of county and contract provider staff who is responsible for reviewing the adequacy and appropriateness of chart documentation. 

Utilization Review Tools for Adult and Child Mental Health Charts
General Utilization Review Tool

Utilization Review Addendum Tools
Avatar Utilization Tool Addendum - Therapeutic Behavioral Services (TBS)
Avatar Utilization Tool Addendum - Day Treatment Intensive (DTI) & Day Rehabilitation (DR)
MHSA Programs Addendum Tool

Mental Health Urgent Care Clinic Utilization Review Tool
Mental Health Urgent Care Clinic UR Tool

Utilization Review Documents and Resources
Instructions for Avatar UR
MHSA Instructions for Avatar UR
Internal Utilization Review Minutes Template
McFloop Form
Sacramento County Scanned Document Management


For Policies & Procedures (P & P) related to Utilization Review, please see our P & P webpage or send an email to QMInformation@saccounty.net