Regional Behavioral Health Director -MS

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VitalCore Health Strategies (VCHS), an industry leader in Correctional Health Care has an opening for a Regional Director of Behavioral Health at our Mississippi Regional Office in Jackson,!
VitalCore Health Strategies (VCHS) has improved and advanced the field of correctional healthcare. We’re people who are fueled by passion, not by profit. We’ve gathered the industry’s brightest leaders to help us redefine the way correctional healthcare is delivered. We hire experienced and committed health professionals, then use our knowledge and experience to educate our staff and focus on continuous learning. We care about our employees and one of the ways that is reflected is within our robust benefits package that exceeds industry standards. Our philosophy is to hire the best professionals in the field of correctional health, in addition to competent individuals who are committed to providing quality services; we train all employees to meet our standards of care, and we retain educated and experienced staff. VitalCore’s leadership and clinical teams understand the value of a well-run system. Our patient-first approach ensures safe, high-quality care aimed at optimizing outcomes and mitigating risk. We focus on preventive care, outcomes-based behavioral services, evidence-based practice, and medical care that treats the whole patient.
VitalCore’s Corporate Office is in Kansas with Regional Offices and facilities throughout the nation. Employment with VitalCore provides employees with above industry wages, an extensive benefits package, and a guaranteed annual incentive payment! VitalCore Health Strategies promotes a positive work environment that is based in respect and appreciation of the hard work and dedication of our staff.
Join our team and experience first-hand how VCHS is leading the pack in the correctional healthcare industry and help us to make a difference in this field!

POSITION SUMMARY

The Regional Director of Behavioral Health monitors all aspects of Behavioral Healthcare services in a designated region or contract. They have the authority, responsibility, and accountability for effecting and monitoring compliance of Behavioral Health services with applicable Federal, State, and local regulations, state, or jail contract requirements, and ACA/NCCHC standards. The Regional Director of Behavioral Health coordinates and ensures effective administration of psychiatric services as further described below and provide administrative guidance and support to site Behavioral Health staff and support of regional management.


MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

  • Must possess a current license in the state of responsibility and a current DEA registration.
  • Must be board certified, eligible, or qualified by the state laws/regulations to practice Psychiatry.
  • Experience in healthcare administration preferred.

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