Job: Nurse Manager Behavioral Health

Title Nurse Manager Behavioral Health
Category Healthcare Leadership Positions/Perm
Location Boston, MA
Status Open
Experience 5 to 7 years
Division Michael Ward Assoc
Description

Clinical Nurse Manager is needed to be responsible for 18 bed secure adult psychiatric unit and behavioral health center which supports hospital emergency departments of academic health system’s community hospitals. This unit has a lower than average restraint use, uses a sensory approach to de-escalating patients, and all staff are educated in trauma informed care providing each patient with individualized care. The behavioral health center has specialists who are the contact point between the system and referring behavioral health professionals, emergency providers, public safety, payers, and regulators.  They are also the in-house contact point for its own emergency departments and psychiatric units. They coordinate all direct admits to the various psychiatric units.

We are seeking a candidate with demonstrated leadership and management abilities and at least 5 years clinical acute psychiatric nursing experience.
Qualifications also include current Mass. RN license and BSN.  AHA Healthcare BLS.
Contact Arlene Mitnick
Email amitnick@alternativesolutionsonline.com