Program Director

Senior Life Solutions

Myrtue Medical Center is partnering with Senior Life Solutions to offer new intensive outpatient group therapy services for seniors.  Interested applicants please apply directly at:  psychmc.com/careers/listings

Full-time position (36-40 hours per week).Works Monday through Friday.  Ensures that the intensive outpatient psychiatric program meets Psychiatric Medical Care’s (PMC) standards.  Will be Supervisor of the program staff, responsibilities include:  evaluating staff performance, recruiting and screening new staff, and providing community education to create awareness of the program.  Good relationship building skills are a must:  comfortable and experienced with working closely with hospital CEOs, CFOs, CNOs, and high level decision makers.  Must have a proven ability in conflict resolution and effective problem solving.  Directs and coordinates the activities of staff to ensure quality patient care.  Must incorporate financial accountability into program activities.  Two to three years of experience with seniors, hospital or nursing facility preferred.  Must have a proficiency using a PC in a Windows environment, including Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point and electronic medical records.  Experience communicating and working closely with physicians.  Understanding and experience in behavioral healthcare.  Must have a demonstrated skill in utilization management and review systems.  Ability to work independently and collaboratively with multiple disciplines.  Demonstrated skill in problem solving, consensus building, conflict resolution, advocacy, and team building.  Ability to accomplish work objectives where few precedents or guidelines currently exist.  Excellent oral and written communication skills required.  Associates degree or higher in nursing required.  RN licensure required.  Must meet any applicable state certification standards.