Manager Behavioral Health Adult - RN(Job Number: 09727-52421)
Work Location: United States-Missouri-Kansas City-Research Medical Center
Job Type: Directors & Managers
Research Psychiatric Center, a 100-bed facility serving the Greater Kansas City area for more than 28 years, provides experienced physicians and clinical staff who utilize the most advanced treatment options. Research Psychiatric Center, a campus of Research Medical Center, is one of the few comprehensive inpatient behavioral health facilities in the metropolitan area.
Located adjacent to Research Medical Center, the inpatient facility offers comprehensive inpatient psychiatric services with specialty programs for adolescents, adults and seniors. This location also provides one of the region’s largest premier Partial Hospital Programs (Day Program) that serves those who may need intensive treatment but do not require around-the-clock hospitalization.
PRIMARY PURPOSE – Directs developmental and operational activities of the Adult unit. Responsible for integrating department’s services with the hospitals Mission, Vision, and Values and with other hospital services. The director/manager develops and implements policies and procedures that guide and support the provision of services.
Recommends a sufficient number of qualified and competent persons to provide care/service and assures the qualifications and competence of those staff members meet the needs of patient care. Continuously assesses and improves department’s performance and maintains appropriate quality control programs. The manager recommends space and other resources needed by the department and participates in selecting outside resources needed by their department(s).
EDUCATION - Graduate of an accredited school of nursing with at least a BSN degree. MSN Preferred.
EXPERIENCE - One to two years supervisory experience required. Four to six years of related psychiatric experience preferred.
CERTIFICATE/LICENSE - Current license as a Registered Nurse in the State of Missouri