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Director of Nursing - Behavioral Health

Requisition R131112 Market Richmond, Virginia Department Adult Behavioral Health Unit 7W - St. Mary's - Richmond Shift Days Schedule Full-time

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Director of Nursing, Behavioral Health| Richmond, VA

St. Mary's Hospital

JOB SUMMARY:

St. Mary's Behavioral Health Unit consists of three separate mental health units including geriatric, acute, and general services and has a combined total of 32 beds.  This nurse director will be responsible for approximately 83 direct reports including oversight and coordination of administrative and clinical practice for the nursing unit.  

The Director is responsible for the integration, facilitation, and coordination of administrative and clinical practice for care center/division.  Serves as a professional role model, leader, mentor, and clinical resource/educator for members of the health care team.  Develops SQP goals and objectives with staff based on analysis of targeted outcome measures of clinical and managerial processes.  Improves operational excellence for patients related to cost, quality, service, and patient outcomes.  Is a liaison to internal and external customers including physicians.  Participates in business development activities.  Is accountable for overall budget development, monitoring and variance analysis.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Graduate of an accredited nursing program.
  • Registered Nurse (RN) licensure in the state of Virginia.
  • Work requires demonstrated experience working with chemical dependency and psychiatric patient issues.
  • A Master's Degree in Behavioral Sciences, such as Social Work, Rehabilitation, Psychology, Nursing, or related field is preferred. Bachelor's degree in Nursing (BSN) required.
  • Minimum of (3) years of leadership/management experience in an acute care setting.
  • Knowledge of administrative and clinical systems; skills in systems development and implementation; evidence of excellent personnel management, communication skills and fiscal management; knowledge of quality management and performance improvement strategies and tools.

Bon Secoursis an equal opportunity employer.

Many of our opportunities reward* your hard work with:

  • Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans
  • Prescription drug coverage
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Life insurance w/AD&D
  • Employer contributions to retirement savings plan when eligible
  • Paid time off
  • Educational Assistance
  • And much more

*Benefits offerings vary according to employment status

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Work Shift:

Days

Department:

Adult Behavioral Health Unit 7W - St. Mary's - Richmond

All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If you’d like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement for  Mercy Health – Youngstown, Ohio or Bon Secours – Franklin, Virginia; Petersburg, Virginia; and Emporia, Virginia, which are Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employers, please email recruitment@mercy.com. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact The Talent Acquisition Team at recruitment@mercy.com.

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Luis F., RN

I wanted to get into a career where I’m happy to go to work.

Luis F. Registered Nurse
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