Inpatient Assistant Nursing Director of the Behavioral Health RN

An exciting new opportunity to join a team focused on patient care is now available at a highly recognized hospital in New Jersey, as the Inpatient Assistant Nursing Director of the Behavioral Health RN. 

This short term acute care facility is comprised of a dedicated and highly specialized healthcare team focused on delivering top-notch patient care throughout the community. This hospital is part of a larger, national healthcare system with over 75 hospitals throughout the country. The Assistant Director of Behavioral Health will work at one of the hospitals located in New Jersey that is recognized for several of their inpatient specialized programs, including their Behavioral Health Psychiatry Department,Mental Health Department, Sleep Medicine, and Cancer Care program. 

Reporting to the Director of Mental Health Services, the  Assistant Director of Behavioral Health will oversee the inpatient unit, collaborating with the unit psychiatrists, nurses, social workers, therapists, and counselors to deliver top-notch patient care. The Assistant RN Director will be a strong communicator, compassionate, and dedicated to the safety and well-being of their patients within the department. The Behavioral and Mental Health department will have have both voluntary and involuntary inpatient admissions, requiring different levels of attention. The Assistant Director of the Behavioral Health Unit will have previous experience handling patients who require a high level of inpatient psychiatric attention, act as an advocate on behalf of the patients, and will be the liaison between multidisciplinary teams to develop favorable, individualized patient care plans.Being compassionate and even-tempered is very important when communicating sensitive information with the patient and their families or collaborating with the behavioral health team. In addition, the Behavioral Health Assistant Director will be accountable for the staffing, scheduling, and evaluations of the nursing team, operational work-flow, department budgets, and safety of the patients. 

This hospital is located in the central New Jersey and is easily commutable from several amazing suburbs of New Jersey or Pennsylvania. The RN Nurse Educator of Surgical Services will be surrounded by delicious food, shopping, and an array of entertainment. With a great work-life balance, the OR Nurse Educator can go to the farmers market, spend the day at historic museums, or enjoy a baseball game. Join an innovative, healthcare-focused community focused on delivering exceptional patient care. 

If you’re an experienced leader who is ready to join a compassionate, dedicated, multidisciplinary team focused on creating a safe and welcoming environment for their patients, then apply today. The Inpatient Assistant Director of Behavioral Health Unit RN will be offered a competitive salary and full suit of benefits.