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Manager Behavioral Health

Req #:  115699
Facility:  Lutheran General Hospital
Department:  Management/Supervisory
City:  Park Ridge
Posting Budget Status:  Day
Shift Type:  Full Time - Permanent
Posting FTE:  1

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing
  • Illinois Licence for Registered Nurse
  • 5 years of RN experience
  • 2 years of leadership experience
  • Good communication skills.
  • Team building skills
  • Ability to cooperate well with others.
  • Resiliency and flexibility to deal with a changing environment.
  • Demonstrated problem-solving ability.
  • Ability to work under stressful conditions and in difficult situations.
  • Knowledge of universal precautions is a must.
  • Works within and supports a shared governance model.
  • Is customer focused.
  • Ability to work flex hours in order to meet patient care needs.
  • Ability to handle crisis situations.
  • May at times come in contact with violent patients, therefore, knowledge of techniques to manage violent patients is a must. May be involved in restraining patients.


Purpose:
To provide clinical and administrative leadership for Inpatient Behavioral Health. Responsibility include managing clinical activities, day~to~day operations and long term planning for the defined psychiatric service. Provides for maximum efficiency and effective delivery of quality patient care, via a multidisciplinary team, in accordance with the Illinois Mental Health Code and other pertinent regulatory body standards.

Accountabilities:

  1. Physician Engagement
  2. Health Outcomes
  3. Funding Our Future
  4. Growth
  5. Patient Satisfaction
  6. Associate Satisfaction


Nearest Major Market: Chicago

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