Job Title: Director, Addiction Services
Company: MidHudson Valley Staffco, LLC
City/State: Poughkeepsie, NY
Department: Chemical Depend Svc
Position: Full Time
Hours: M-F 8:30-5
Req #: 13930
Posted Date: Oct 21, 2019
The Sr. Director of Chemical Dependency at MHRH is responsible for directing the administrative and clinical functions of the Detox & Rehabilitation Departments and related programs. This individual establishes collaborative working relationships with physician and nursing staff and other health care administrators to develop and implement programs for Behavioral Health Services. In addition, the Sr. Director of Chemical Dependency develops and allocates capital and operational budgets for assigned areas and initiates and supports department and center wide quality improvement initiatives. The position has responsibility for the following departments: Adult Inpatient Detox Unit o (10 bed Detox Unit), Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit o (50-bed, Inpatient Rehabilitation) and Adult Outpatient Chemical Dependency Clinic.
Minimum seven to ten years of progressive experience in hospital administration, including five years in behavioral health services administration, preferably, in a medical center Expertise standards of care for behavioral health setting, including inpatient, outpatient and community treatment centers, substance abuse/ rehabilitation Knowledge of the DNV Accreditation of Health Care Organizations, and the NYS-OMH, OASAS, JC, and CARF.
Bachelor’s degree in Business, Nursing, Health Services or a related field required. Master’s degree in Business Administration, Hospital/Health Services Administration, Nursing Administration, or a related field preferred
If applicable, the individual performing this job may reasonably anticipate coming into contact with human blood and other potentially infectious materials. Individuals in this position are required to exercise universal precautions, use personal protective equipment and devices, and learn the policies concerning infection control.