HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Nursing Director Behavioral Health Services in West Palm Beach, Florida

Nursing Director Behavioral Health Services, Days, Full-time JFK Medical Center North Campus West Palm Beach, FL

_Facility Description:_ JFK Medical Center North Campus, located in the heart of West Palm Beach, is a 245-bed acute care facility with over 30 years’ experience in providing the highest quality of care to our community. Conveniently located off I-95, JFK North employs more than 650 full and part-time employees and over 900 members in its medical staff.

The hospital campus includes an adjoining 88-bed psychiatric unit and a medical professional office building housingJFK North Campus'specialty outpatient rehabilitation center, wound management, mental health outpatient services, and a comprehensive breast institute.

As part of the JFK Medical Center family we have further expanded our footprint as a premiere, full service hospital while ensuring that our highly trained and caring staff is prepared to address the individual healthcare needs of those we serve. We are committed to delivering pleasant patient experiences and positive medical outcomes. We are proud of our advanced certification as a Primary Stroke Center. This distinction is a direct result of our physicians and employees' commitment to clinical excellence. Our mission is to make a difference in people's lives through excellent patient care.

JFK North’sDepartment of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health Services offers comprehensive services including The Pavilion which is an 88 inpatient unit adjacent to the hospital. It is one of the largest licensed Baker Act receiving facilities that accepts children in Palm Beach County. Reporting to the Administrative Director, the Nursing Director will the daily operations and activities of The Pavilion.

_Responsibilities include:_ * Direct daily operations of The Pavilion to achieve quality improvement, fiscal/productivity goals and patient satisfaction * Collaborate w/Administrative Director, Hospital leadership and staff to work towards becoming a premier Psychiatric Center of Excellence facility * Develop procedures for evaluating the effectiveness of the programs’ treatment process to assure the programs’ goals and objectives and patient needs are being met * Supervise more than 120 staff including two Nurse Managers * Ensure compliance with all applicable quality standards as well as federal, state and local licensure requirements, codes and regulations * Communicate programs/services to the general public, staff members, other professionals, and families of patients * Oversee the assessment of patients for admission into programs ensuring these services and admission processes operate with a high level of efficiency on a 24/7 basis * Integrate Department’s services with the Hospital’s primary function, and facilitate collaborative and positive working relations between staff/physicians and all other non-psychiatric services For more information contact Elizabeth.Flader@HCAHealthcare.com.

_Qualifications:_ * Current FL RN license * Bachelor’s degree required;MSN preferred in Mental Health Nursing, Psychiatric Nursing or equivalent * BLS required, CPI within 3 months of hire * Greater than 5 years clinical experience with acute inpatient Behavioral Health Services * Minimum 3 years Director level experience in acute BHS inpatient environment strongly preferred * Experience with pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric Mental Health/Behavioral Health Services

Title: Nursing Director Behavioral Health Services

Location: Florida-West Palm Beach-JFK Medical Center North Campus

Requisition ID: 01331-3133