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Administrative Director in Behavioral Health Services
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Thomas Memorial Hospital | Charleston, WV
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Job Description


Thomas Memorial Hospital currently has a full time opening for an Administrative Director in Behavioral Health Services. Position requires a minimum of a Master's Degree in the Behavioral Health Field (i.e. Nursing, Psychology, Counseling or Social Work and must be licensed in the state of WV). Position requires ten years experience in the Mental Health field (chemical dependency population preferred). We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefit package, free parking and 401K. It is the policy and practice of Thomas Memorial Hospital to conduct background investigations before a candidate is hired. Thomas Hospital is a part of Thomas Health which includes Thomas Memorial Hospital and St. Francis Hospital. As such, all employees are considered shared and may be required to work at either facility. 

Oversees the administration and development of Inpatient and Outpatient Behavioral Health Services. Responsible for oversight of the delivery of patient care that promotes safety and well–being of all patients in the assigned departments on a twenty-four hour basis. 

  • Assures programs are developed relevant to the health needs of the consumer and the goals of the hospital. 
  • Plans, directs, coordinates and evaluates the overall department practice and administrative activities, including fiscal, material and human resource management.
  • Coordinates hospital-wide educational activities; collaborates with department managers.
  • Maintains open communication with all staff to promote improvement in performance.
  • Provides leadership for staff, promotes an environment in which all team members can work cooperatively.
  • Functions effectively as a key player in the facility Leadership teams.
  • Committed to creating and fostering an environment where continuous improvement is expected and perpetuated through creativity and a commitment to excellence.
  • Demonstrates effective computer technology use in facilitating everyday work situations.
  • Participates in internal and external costumer relations; physician recruitment; contractual agreements; development and implementation of departmental budgets; direct and indirect supervision of all staff in the BHS.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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About Thomas Memorial Hospital

Thomas Memorial Hospital (www.thomaswv.org) is a 260-bed, not-for-profit healthcare resource located in South Charleston, West Virginia. Founded sixty years ago, Thomas offers supportive, compassionate care. Thomas offers a wide range of innovative services, including the Thomas Cancer Center, our Sweet Dreams Maternity Services, Sleep Diagnostic Center, Pediatric Care, CareCenter 24, Outpatient Services, Home Health, Physical Therapy and more.