Administrative Supervisor - Psychiatric

Westchester Medical Center
Oct 18, 2016
Oct 26, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description:

Overview: Large Psychiatric Program has several openings for Administrative Supervisors to oversee the effective, efficient, and smooth enactment of clinical operations. Weekday Nights 7pm - 7am Weekend Days 7am - 7pm and Nights 7pm - 7am Key responsibilities include: * Performs hourly operational rounds. * Resolve issues of staffing, facilitate placement of personnel, initiate corrective action. * Facilitates admissions - provide input and guidance on admission appropriateness. * Manages staffing resources and provide consultation related to patient and unit management and levels of observation. * Incident and Environment of Care management. 100 bed psychiatric unit Reports to the Director of Nursing Responsibilities: Requirements: * Master's prepared behavioral health professional. * Valid New York State independent practitioner's license. * 3+ years of administrative experience in a psychiatric inpatient setting. OR * Registered Nurse (BSN) * 3+ years of experience in a psychiatric inpatient setting with management experience * Knowledge of new trends in mental health inpatient treatment. PM16 Hospital/Program Description: Westchester Medical Center (WMC) is part of a 895-bed regional medical system serving New York's Hudson Valley region. The system encompasses every adult and pediatric medical specialty and includes an academic medical center, children's hospital, community hospital, two inpatient behavioral health centers, homecare and numerous outpatient health programs. With a total workforce of 7,000 healthcare professionals including 1200 physicians, Westchester Medical Center is the region's most advanced and innovative health care delivery system and one the largest employers. The Behavioral Health Center has been a leading provider of psychiatric services since 1929, offering a full spectrum of inpatient, outpatient, community and emergency care for adults, children, and adolescents. Westchester County is picturesque and popular Hudson River suburb bordering New York City This backdrop is ideal for the active person looking for a place to hike, bike and paddle. The County also contains Rye Playland (a popular children's amusement park), 200+ historic sites from the American Revolution, the African American Heritage Trail, grand Rockefeller properties, and well-preserved 18th-century homesteads. The area is known for its world-renowned colleges, and universities, as well as, it's sophisticated shopping, dining and entertainment venues. A packed community calendar includes the Lyndhurst Crafts Fair, Yonkers Riverfest, and Clearwater's Great Hudson River Revival (an annual summer event inspired by the environmental efforts of folk legend Pete Seeger).