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Director Behavioral Health

Behavorial Health

 

Address   Franciscan Health
    1501 Hartford Street
    Lafayette, IN 47904

Hours  Days

Calendar  Full-Time; 40.00/week

Education Master's Required

WHAT WE NEED

Caring director of behavioral health services

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR

At Franciscan Health, behavioral health covers body, mind and spirit. Our behavioral health care is planned and overseen by a patient-focused director. That director oversees continuity of patient care to understand and address the specific needs of that patient. It’s a traditional management job but with the added twist of ensuring patients find balance and receive compassionate, joyful care.

 

Can you handle the special challenges of providing compassionate care? Do you communicate well with patients, families and fellow staff? Are you experienced in therapeutic behavioral health? We have a special place that needs your skills. 

WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Prepare and approve annual budget for the Behavioral Health Service Line.
  • Develop and implement programs that pertain to new business and best practices within current opertions.
  • Monitor and manage progress and effectiveness of programs and projects, and coordinate changes.
  • Conduct a monthly Behavioral Health leadership meeting and provide updates with direct reports to staff at least twice per month.
  • Chair the Behavioral Health Council.
  • Identify legal issues and government reporting requirements affecting the Behavioral Health Service Line.

WHAT IT TAKES TO SUCCEED

  • Strong leadership skills.
  • Strong organizational and communication skills.
  • Utilize time productively.
  • Demonstrate flexibility in staffing and adaptability to changes in patient care practice.
  • Exercise safe judgement in decision making.
  • Adhere to all State and Federal regulations and policies.


WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

 

5-10 Years Experience

License(s): Licensed Clinical Social Worker; Mental Health Counselor; Registered Nurse

Certification(s):

Travel: Never or Rarely

 

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

It is the policy of Franciscan Alliance to provide equal employment to its employees and qualified applicants for employment as otherwise required by an applicable local, state or Federal law.

Franciscan Alliance reserves a Right of Conscience objection in the event local, state or Federal ordinances that violate its values and the free exercise of its religious rights.

Franciscan Alliance is committed to equal employment opportunity.


Nearest Major Market: Lafayette

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