Director of Nursing - Behavioral Health Unit

Confidential Company  •  Aiken, SC

5 - 7 years experience  •  Patient Care

$90K - $110K
Posted on 10/27/17 by Quentin Pittman
Confidential Company
Aiken, SC
5 - 7 years experience
Patient Care
$90K - $110K
Posted on 10/27/17 Quentin Pittman

Director of Nursing - Behavioral Health Unit

Location: United States - South Carolina - Aiken


Industry: Healthcare / Health Services - Hospital Administration

Job Category: Medical / Health - Nurse Leadership

Responsible for the planning, implementing, and coordinating of the education, training, orientation, development, and retention of nursing associates at a 62 bed behavioral health facility. The facility functions as a crisis stabilization unit whose goal is to serve the patient with intense forms of treatment to get them in and out in typically 5-7 days and back out into the community. The program model is not designed to serve long term treatment of patients or drug rehabilitation.

This position is responsible for analyzing and developing programs or initiatives to improve quality of patient care and physician relations. Responsible for regulatory compliance and oversight. Serves as leader and mentor for associates. Has direct oversight for psychiatric nursing for Behavioral Health Unit.

Skills and Certifications [note: bold skills and certification are required]

  • South Carolina Nursing License
  • CPR certification

Security Clearance Required: No

Visa Candidate Considered: No


Full-time Benefits - Full

Relocation Assistance Available - Possible for ideal candidate

Interview Travel Reimbursed - Yes

Candidate Details

  • 5+ to 7 years experience

Seniority Level - Director

Management ExperienceRequired - Yes

Minimum Education - Master's Degree

Willingness to Travel - Occasionally

Screening Questions

Does the candidate have a mastersdegree in nursing

Does the candidate have a specialization in behavioral health

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