Correctional Care | Committed Careers | Corizon Health
We have an exceptional opportunity for a Mental Health Director to join our healthcare team at Topeka Correctional Facility located in Topeka, KS
Job Summary of the Corizon Health Mental Health Director
The Corizon Health Mental Health Director is responsible for the development, implementation, clinical supervision and monitoring of a mental health delivery system meeting NCCHC/ACA standards.
The Mental Health Director works with Regional Manager, Site Administrator, Medical Director, and Psychiatrist to coordinate total contract services.
Responsibilities of the Corizon Health Mental Health Director
Acts as point of contact for administrative staff for discussion of treatment programs and problem resolution as needed.
Coordinates development and revision of policies and procedures for the identification, assessment and provision of required clinical services for inmates.
Supervises the planning, development and implementation of treatment programs contracted to Corizon Health.
Provides clinical supervision to staff of Mental Health Services.
Monitors efforts of Mental Health Services to ensure clinical services are being provided in a timely, professional manner.
Ensures treatment programs contracted are integrated and appropriately staffed.
Provides administrative support to psychiatric staff. Assists coordinators in recruitment and selection of clinical staff. Coordinates facility mental health Quality Improvement Program.
Benefits offered to the Corizon Health Forensic Psychologist
5 weeks Paid Time Off
No weekends or evenings
Medical, Dental & Vision
Company Matched 401k or Supplemental Retirement Plan
Qualifications of the Corizon Health Mental Health Director
Doctorate in psychology or related field from an accredited college or university.
Licensed (or license eligible with application pending) to practice psychology in the state where services are being delivered.
Satisfactory background investigation report
Internal Number: 11718
About Corizon Health
As the correctional healthcare pioneer and leader for 40 years, Corizon Health provides client partners with high quality healthcare and reentry services that will improve the health and safety of our patients, reduce recidivism and better the communities where we live and work. We are a company built on innovation and expertise. Our people, practices and commitment to success through evidence-based medicine enable us to consistently meet and exceed client expectations.