Deputy Director Behavioral Health Services - Clinical

Management
Full-time
San Joaquin County Behavioral Health Services
3/22/2019


TYPICAL DUTIES
 
 Plans, develops, manages and administers BHS programs for the treatment of behavioral/mental disorders; directs program operations to maximize efficiency, improve service levels, reduce costs, and ensure effective utilization of available resources; exercises good judgment and makes sound business decisions in managing assigned activities; provides strategic leadership through communication, demonstration, and accomplishment of the organizational mission, vision, and values.
 
 Through subordinate managers and supervisors, oversees and directs a multi-disciplinary staff engaged in the direct provision of clinical and support services to patients and their families; monitors staff work activities and responsibilities; directs and administers personnel matters, including employee selection, assignment, and evaluation; directs employee discipline as required; directs and oversees staff development training.
 
 Directs the development and implementation of program policies and procedures; analyzes and interprets existing and proposed federal, state, and local legislation, policies, procedures and other directives to determine impact on assigned operations.
 
 Assists with the development and administration of departmental budgets and the disbursement of funds; analyzes services to determine appropriate levels of service.
 
 Manages special projects; researches and analyzes information and statistical data; conducts research and surveys; prepares complex correspondence, reports, and other documents; makes oral and written presentations.
 
 Effectively utilizes technology to improve systems and processes.
 
 
For complete list of typical duties, please see online job posting at: https://www.sjgov.org/department/hr/employment_info