Director of Nursing Behavioral Health

Location: Dallas, TX
The Company
This health system is one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health care delivery systems in the United States. It has 29 hospital locations including 19 acute-care hospital locations, five short-stay hospitals, two behavioral health hospitals, two rehabilitation hospitals and one transitional care hospital, all owned, operated, joint-ventured or affiliated with the system. It has more than 3,900 licensed beds, employs more than 24,000 people, and counts more than 6,000 physicians* with active staff privileges at its hospitals.
  • Hours- Monday-Friday 8am-5pm (varies hours or on call)
Top Reasons to Love This Job:
  • 2017 FORTUNE Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®”
  • 2016 and 2017 Becker's Healthcare "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare"
  • #7 in The Dallas Morning News’ “Top 100 Places to Work” in 2016
  • Relocation included
  • Excellent opportunities for professional growth
  • Competitive compensation and full benefits
Top “Must Have” Skills for This Job:
  • Bachelor’s degree in nursing, Master's Degree in health related field OR psychiatric
  • nursing
  • Five years of experience in leadership AND five years of clinical psychiatric or
  • chemical dependency experience
  • RN/BCLS Upon hire and CPI within 30 days of hire
  • At least five years of behavioral health experience is strongly preferred
  • At least five years of substance abuse nursing experience is strongly preferred
Required skills:
  • Knowledge of industry standards: organization, theory, principles, and research processes, quality improvement and change management techniques, financial analysis, budget process and planning, accreditation and regulatory standards, strategic planning principles, ability to assess nursing care requirements based on nursing principles, scope of practice, and regulatory standards.
About Dallas
A modern metropolis situated in north Texas, Dallas has a thriving economy and is one of the fastest growing cities in the state. Home to a number of beautiful parks and more shopping centers per capita than any other city in the US, Dallas has no shortage of entertainment for locals. Residents enjoy the art museums, cultural centers, and the annual State Fair of Texas. Additionally, Dallas is also known for its excellent Tex-Mex and BBQ, and was the first city to produce a frozen margarita.

April A. Estes
Senior Recruiter
720-439-2609 Direct 

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