Nurse Director of Behavioral Health

Location: Miami, FL
Great opportunity for a Nurse Director of Behavioral Health  in the Miami area of Florida.
  • Offering Sign On Bonus for the right candidate.
Responsibilities of the Nurse Director of Behavioral Health 
  • Manage daily operations of BHS to achieve quality improvement, fiscal/productivity goals and patient satisfaction
  • Collaborate w/Administrative Director, Hospital leadership and staff to work towards becoming a premier Psychiatric Center of Excellence facility
  • Develop procedures for evaluating the effectiveness of the programs’ treatment process to assure the programs’ goals and objectives and patient needs are being met
  • Ensure compliance with all applicable quality standards as well as federal, state and local licensure requirements, codes and regulations
  • Oversee the assessment of patients for admission into programs ensuring these services and admission processes operate with a high level of efficiency on a 24/7 basis
  • Integrate Department’s services with the Hospital’s primary function, and facilitate collaborative and positive working relations between staff/physicians and all other non-psychiatric services 
Requirements of the Nurse Director of Behavioral Health 
  • Licensed Registered Nurse in the state of Florida
  • Bachelors degree in Nursing required; MSN preferred in Mental Health Nursing, Psych Nursing or equivalent
  • Greater than 5 years clinical experience with acute inpatient Behavioral Health Services
  • Minimum 3 years Director level experience in acute BHS inpatient environment
  • MUST have short term acute hospital experience (recent/current) in behavioral health or at a freestanding psychiatric hospital
  • Current BLS
  • CPI within 3 months of hire
This facility is an acute care medical and surgical facility located in the Greater Miami area.
Stacey Soilis
Full Cycle Healthcare Recruiter
Healthcare Employment Partners
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