Sr. Director, Administration, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine

Roanoke, VA, US, 24014

Job Summary

Senior Administrative Director, Ambulatory Psychiatry

The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Administrator assuming operational and P&L responsibility for our growing, Academic, Community Hospital based, Ambulatory Psychiatric Program. We are seeking candidates with Senior level leadership experience and demonstration of established, pertinent, track record of success.

Operating responsibilities are inclusive of the following,

1. Traditional Adult, Child/Adolescent, multi-disciplinary, outpatient Faculty psychiatric practice.

a. Telepsychiatry

b. Substance Use Disorder

c. Population Health/Value Based Purchasing arrangements

2. Education, Research and Training.

a. VTCSOM Residents and students

b. Collaboration with Fralin Research Institute

3. Behavioral Medicine collaborative care model with Primary Care Medical Homes.

4. Community Psychiatry Program

5. Consultation/Liaison

6. Emergency Psychiatry

7. Assessment/Admission/Referral, “CONNECT” call center.

8. Interventional Psychiatry (ECT, TMS, Ketamine)

A regional leader based in Roanoke, Virginia, we have been honored with the Beacon Award, recognized for renowned nursing research, and nationally ranked in U.S. News & World Report. Realize the advantages of advancing your career with an organization where you can expect supportive leadership, shared decision-making, state-of-the-art technological resources, inter-professional teamwork, and innovative learning.

Minimum Qualifications


Education: Master's degree required. MHA or MBA preferred

Experience: 5-7years experience in management, preferably in a hospital based behavioral health care environment, demonstrating increased and/or diversified responsibility for related services.

Licensure, certification, and/or registration: Licensure and/or certification in a clinical behavioral health field or management related discipline.(i.e.; LCSW, Ph.D) preferred.

Other Minimum Qualifications: Advanced leadership, planning and organizational skills to manage multiple and potentially large, complex departments and to direct the successful completion of initiatives and achievement of fiscal goals. Demonstrated interpersonal and communication abilities to support and promote a respectful, inclusive culture of service excellence. Proven skills in clinical, operational and human resource management, including staffing, planning, performance management, team work and process improvement. Statistical analysis and fiscal management skills.

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

Collaboration: Working together with purpose to achieve shared goals.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.


Requisition Number: 60013 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: Carilion Clinic Psychiatry & Behavioral Medicine - Roanoke 
Shift: Day 
Shift Details: 24/7/365 responsibility for service areas
Recruiter Email: kagonce@carilionclinic.org

This is Carilion Clinic ...

An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning
hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.


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