HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Manager of Behavioral Health in Snellville, Georgia

Eastside Medical Center - South Campus Behavioral Health Center provides an intensive short-term hospital stay for individuals 18 years old and above. This program focuses on crisis stabilization, identification of issues-including diagnosis, evaluation of treatment needs including medication and discharge goals.

The Center provides a secure inpatient environment for adults who are experiencing suicidal thoughts, extreme mood swings, or distorted perceptions of reality. We offer a comprehensive, psychiatrist supervised service for adults who are suffering from emotional problems.

Our skilled staff offer individualized treatment plans that meet each patient's specific needs and also supports the family during the treatment process.

Job Summary:

  • Demonstrates knowledge of human growth and development, assessment, range of treatment, and care of patients appropriate to ages of patients served.

  • Collaborates with staff, physicians, patients, and families to promote customer satisfaction and service values.

  • Assists in daily monitoring of patient care quality.

  • Coordinates and provides initial and on-going staff education.

  • Assists and coordinates annual competencies.

  • Assists with daily operations, including staffing, scheduling, and productivity management, and serves as a back-up for Director of Nursing.

  • Follows all hospital and departmental policies and procedures.

  • Notifies Director of Nursing of unresolved issues.

  • Works closely with Nursing Director and Program Director to assure quality nursing care is consistent with the behavioral health program mission and vision.

  • Assess, plans, implements and evaluates all aspects of care provided to patients in behavioral health program.

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.

  • Current Georgia RN license

  • BSN and MSN preferred or equivalent experience.

  • Minimum of 3-5 years nurse practice experience.

  • BLS - American Heart Association - required

  • Crisis Prevention within 60 days of hire

  • ACLS - American Heart Association - preferred

  • Previous management experience - preferred

Title: Manager of Behavioral Health

Location: Georgia-Snellville-Eastside Medical Center - Snellville

Requisition ID: 08621-9463