Behavioral Health Nurse Director

A rewarding opportunity has just become available for the Behavioral Health Nurse Director in beautiful Southeast Texas! This opportunity will offer room for career growth to the experienced behavioral health services nurse leader, as the facility is a part of a larger healthcare organization in the State of Texas and beyond.

The Behavioral Health Nurse Director will be responsible for management of the inpatient behavioral health unit, overseeing all operations, staff, and coordination of the unit. The Nurse Director of Behavioral Health Services will provide their strong hands-on leadership to advise on individualized inpatient treatment plans, as well as evaluate and assess for optimal patient care outcomes. The Behavioral Health Director will collaborate with and report directly to the Chief Nursing Officer, ensuring all inpatient psychiatric policies and procedures are followed according to state and DNV regulations. The Behavioral Health Nurse Director will also be responsible for monitoring and reporting all quality assurance and improvement data with relation to psychiatric quality control measures. The ideal candidate for this role will possess a MSN degree in Psychiatric-Mental Health, along with 3-5 years of behavioral health-related clinical experience.

This 150+ bed, DNV-accredited Level IV Trauma Center is located in the Southeast Texas area; it is designated as a Primary Stroke Center and accredited Chest Pain Center, and is complete with all private patient rooms. This facility offers a variety of medical services to patients in the surrounding communities, including:

  • Inpatient & Outpatient Surgery
  • 24-hour Emergency and Trauma care
  • Advanced Cardiovascular Services
  • Adult and Neonatal Intensive Care
  • Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging Services
  • Behavioral Health
  • Women’s Services
  • Primary Care

This beautiful area of Southeast Texas is both a great place to live and work. The Behavioral Health Nurse Director will find plenty of things to see and do in their off time, including museums, parks, sports, nature trails, historical sites, and more. This area is well-known for its friendly atmosphere, laid back vibe, and excellent cost of living.

This facility is prepared to offer the Behavioral Health Nurse Director a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits suite to complement this great nursing leadership opportunity.