Ensures & oversees the day to day operations of the clinical staff. Responsible for providing direct supervision to employees assigned to the clinical department and provides indirect guidance to direct care staff regarding clinical programming and treatment expectations. Works directly with the Nursing Director to ensure effective & safe therapeutic practices are being provided at all times. Ensures facility compliance with all regulatory and accreditation guidelines and expectations. Directly supervises therapists. Collaborates with the Medical Records Department regarding the regulatory oversight of Medical Records. Ensures compliance and completion of all documentation requirements for the Facility are maintained and current
Basic supervisory skills
Advanced clinical knowledge of best practices in the treatment of children/adolescents with severe emotional disturbances or psychiatric illnesses & their families;
Basic fiscal management skills
Excellent written and oral communication skills;
Flexibility; time management and organizational skills; skills in data collection and analysis, interpretation, application, and evaluation
Strategic planning skills; record of adherence to deadlines; customer service skills; teaching or training skills helpful;
Willingness to travel, including overnight travel, in work capacity.
Skills in maintaining information as highly confidential.