Job Title: Director, I/P & Behavior Hlth
Company: MidHudson Regional Hospital
City/State: Poughkeepsie, NY
Category: Nursing/Nursing Management
Department: Mental Health
Position: Full Time
Req #: 26164
Posted Date: Aug 13, 2021
A Director at MidHudson Regional Hospital is expected to demonstrate leadership by exercising sound judgment in all decision-making, providing consistency in all actions, and fostering teamwork in all interactions. In keeping with the Mission, VITAL of Values and Strategic Plan for Westchester Medical Center as well as the expectations of performance for all leadership personnel, the following standards have been incorporated into a leadership job description.
Â Minimum of 5 years of progressive management experience in behavioral health setting
Â BSN required with Master’s degree preferred in Nursing, Business or Healthcare Administration
Â Current RN license in NYS
ÂIf 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. Â Must possess strong leadership skills and the ability to direct and motivate and educate others. Â Requires strong interpersonal skills and the demonstrated ability to communicate effectively (both written and verbal) and obtain desired results through others. Â Must possess excellent organizational skills and current knowledge of area of practice and regulatory requirements pertaining to area(s) of responsibility.
MidHudson Regional Hospital
MidHudson Regional Hospital in Poughkeepsie, NY, is home to the mid-Hudson Valley’s most advanced healthcare services. This 243-bed facility cares for more than 10,000 inpatients annually while performing an additional 325,000 outpatient procedures each year. MidHudson Regional Hospital operates the area’s only Level II trauma center, is home to the Redl Center for Cancer Care and Center for Robotic Surgery, and is a destination hospital for patients with serious illnesses and injuries.