Director of Behavioral Health
Northern FL area

Seeking a talented and qualified individual for a Director of Behavioral Health in the Northern FL area. The ideal candidate will possess 5+ years of current experience working in an acute care hospital and 3+ years of experience working in a Behavioral Unit in a leadership role.

Responsibilities of the Director of Behavioral Health
  • Behavioral Health Director oversees the study and treatment of patients with emotional, mental, or psychological disorders
  • Guides the staff in the implementation of the nursing process and directs the cost effective allocation of resources
  • Performance improvement; policies and procedures; staffing/productivity; program development; and nursing care for specific patient populations
  • Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments
  • Manages and directs the activities of behavioral health services.
  • Being a Behavioral Health Director ensures all behavioral health operations are in compliance with clinical guidelines
  • Perform other duties of Director of Behavioral Health
Requirements of the Director of Behavioral Health
  • Bachelor's in nursing required
  • Master’s degree in Nursing, Psychiatry or Mental Health Preferred
  • RN license in the State of Florida (MUST BE A RN)
  • BLS
  • Demonstrated success and abilities in leadership, achieving results, communications, customer service and health care management
  • Two years experience as a registered nurse in the specialty area of behavioral health in a supervisory capacity
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