Behavioral Health Director of Nursing, DePaul Hospital
SSM Health, DePaul Hospital
Location: Bridgeton, Missouri
Type: Full Time
Required Education: Masters
Hospital, Public and Private
Internal Number: R62708
This position will oversee operations and strategy for the largest Behavioral Health hospital in the Midwest. St. Vincent’s Behavioral Health is comprised of five acute care units, totaling 124 beds, serving both adults and pediatrics.
Develops departmental goals and objectives consistent with medical, administrative, legal and ethical requirements of the health care delivery system.
Directs clinical activities, including patient assessment, care plan development, service level determination, patient visits, and complaint management.
Plans, organizes and directs all activities related to staffing, including hiring, orienting, evaluating and continuing education initiatives.
Prepares and monitors budget(s) and ensures that assigned nursing area operates within allocated funds. Coordinates and directs internal and externally-driven audits.
Works in a constant state of alertness and safe manner.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Behavioral Health experience preferred 2 years leadership experience