Director Clinical Operations- Behavioral Health RN

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Buena Park, CA
$150,000 - $200,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Jul 24, 2018
Job ID
Director Clinical Operations – Behavioral Health RN
The Director Clinical Operations – Behavioral Health will manage multiple behavioral health clinics/facilities through the implementation of patient satisfaction physician/psychiatrist support systems and other multi-disciplinary team to ensure patient full recovery, mentally and behaviorally.
Primary duties:
  • Manage overall performance of the behavioral health program at multiple facilities.
  • Assists with growth and development of mental health programs.
  • Ensures comprehensive assessment and plan for patients with acute and chronic mental health conditions are completed.
  • Monitors compliance with providers.
  • Develops training schedule and orientation of new or current mental health clinicians.
  • Manages patient needs in collaboration with psychiatrists, therapists, primary care physicians, case managers, and other internal and external customers
  • Mentors Psych Nurse Practitioners to evaluate and assist in developing excellent clinical skills.
  • Implements Health Plan regulatory compliance within the department.
  • Responsible for ensuring quality objectives and clinical targets are met, to include key hospital and clinical care metrics.
  • Serves as subject matter expert on key behavioral health consultations with other medical providers.
  • Ensures that at risk behavioral health patients are seen in the Behavioral Health Program.
  • Hires, trains, coaches, counsels, and evaluates performance of direct reports.
Master’s in Nursing; 3-7 years management experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.
3+ year’s clinical experience at mental health facilities
Current unrestricted CA RN license and NP license in applicable state required.
Psychiatric NP certification preferred. 
PMH NP certification