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Manager Behavioral Health

Texas Nursing Services
Myrtle Beach, SC
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Full Time – Days, 7-10 Hours - No Weekends  

The Manager is responsible for planning, organizing, staffing and directing functions to ensure the effective operation of the unit.  In cooperation with the leadership team, the Manager will be instrumental in developing plans, policies and procedures to efficiently provide quality care.  We are an amazing team that works hard to support each other and are seeking a phenomenal addition like you who feels patient care is as meaningful as we do. We want you to apply now.

What you will do in this role:

·         You will ensure effective, flexible utilization of staff within staffing guidelines, taking into consideration the staff’s competency and patient acuity

·         You will evaluate staff performance and work-related behavior per policies, obtaining information from appropriate personnel utilizing effective coaching to enhance the performance of the employee

·         You will model leadership behavior, set expectations for teamwork and hold staff accountable for performance

·         You will demonstrate effectiveness in planning for future needs by budget preparation on an annual basis, monitoring monthly reports to ensure that the department stays within budget constraints

·         You will participate in the organization’s educational programs and support the community outreach program, while maintaining advanced practice study


·         Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State which you practice or must hold Compact/Multi-State RN License

·         Bachelor’s Degree required; Master’s Degree preferred

·         A current BLS and ACLS from American Heart Association (AHA or American Red Cross are required

·         5+ years of managerial experience; ACUTE CARE experience is required



Acute inpatient behavioral health program

Our 22–bed adult inpatient unit offers specialized care, such as cognitive therapy and individualized psychotherapy. We provide treatment in a safe, therapeutic environment with 24/7 access to psychiatric and medical professionals.

Our psychiatric team specializes in treating people facing:

•             Anxiety disorders

•             Bipolar disorder

•             Depression

•             Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)

•             Suicidal thoughts or tendencies

•             Thought disorders, including schizophrenia and psychosis


Additional Information:

  • The eligible candidate MUST have experience as a RN in an inpatient behavioral health unit in an acute care system.
  • Position Directly Supervises: Nurses and PCTs in the unit
  • Reason for vacancy: person previously in the seat was promoted to a Director in the hospital.
  • Reports Directly to the Program Director


General Comments

  • Salary Estimate: Max $98K
  • Sign-On Bonus: Up To $10K
  • Relocation: Up To $10K

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Texas Nursing Services


Myrtle Beach, SC
29572 USA



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