Senior Director Behavioral Health

  • Clinical Management Consultants
  • Keokuk, IA 52632, USA
  • Nov 19, 2020
Full time Executive

Job Description

A fantastic career opportunity for a Senior Director Behavioral Health has recently become available at a prestigious medical center in Western Illinois. Join this outstanding Not-for Profit Health System, and lead a high performing team in the psychiatric services unit.

This hospital is committed to providing compassionate, high quality care through advanced technology, friendly staff, and comfortable facilities for patients. This medical center offers a wide range of services including but not limited to Behavioral Health, Cancer Care, Emergency Services, Rehabilitative Services, Pain Management, Wound Care, and Neurosurgery Services.

The Senior Director Behavioral Health will directly report to the Chief Nursing Officer CNO. The Senior Director Behavioral Health will be supported by a highly skilled staff consisting of a nurse manager, nurse supervisor, staff registered nurses, social workers, a nurse educator, and RN case managers.The Senior Director Behavioral Health will work closely with the physicians and administrative staff to maintain effective relations. The Senior Director Behavioral Health will also work collaboratively with board certified child psychiatrist, adult psychiatrist, and psychiatric advanced nurse practitioners.

The hospital's behavioral health unit offers both inpatient and outpatient services to adults, adolescents, and children. The department is open for referrals and admissions into the behavioral unit 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to support the needs of the community. The psychiatric unit works to treat people with issues including unresolved grief, eating disorders, family problems, behavioral disorders, anxiety, and depression.

The Senior Director Behavioral Health is responsible for all departments and programs within the behavioral health unit. The Senior Director Behavioral Health assumes responsibility for the units budget and human resources management. The Behavioral Health Senior Director will participate in selecting applicants for employment, interviewing applicants, and making recommendations in relation to hiring or retaining employees. The Senior Director Behavioral Health will also be responsible for evaluating and leading both clinical and operational improvements within the behavioral health unit.

This hospital is located on the banks of the Mississippi River offering numerous outdoor activities for the Senior Director Behavioral Health to enjoy. The Senior Director Behavioral Health can hike on the many park trails, dine at one of the local restaurants, and explore the Mississippi Valley wine trail. This area also has great public schools making it a nice area to raise a family. The Senior Director Behavioral Health will never have a shortage of activities to enjoy in this town.

This facility is ready to offer a qualified Senior Director Behavioral Health a highly competitive compensation package consisting of a generous salary and full suite of benefits.