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Nurse Director Behavior Health

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Lawton, Oklahoma

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$85,000 - $125,000

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Nurse Director Behavior Health

Location: Lawton, OK


  • 175- Bed Acute Care Hospital
  • JACHO Certified
  • Part of a Larger Health System

Nurse Director – Behavioral Health Responsibilities:

  • Assume 24-hour accountability for unit oversight, ensuring the provision of compliant direct patient care.
  • Foster and sustain clinical competencies among staff through ongoing educational initiatives.
  • Conduct assessments, develop plans, execute strategies, and evaluate team members’ proficiency through Performance Improvement (PI) initiatives, patient care metrics, and client satisfaction evaluations.
  • Perform additional duties as delegated.
  • Mandatory presence on-site.


  • Possess three (3) to five (5) years of proven experience as a Director or Manager in a Hospital Behavioral Health setting.
  • Proficient in navigating survey processes within an inpatient psychiatric environment (e.g., Joint Commission, CMS, Department of Human Services).
  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate effectively with multiple department heads and C-suite executives, with a primary focus on optimizing patient care operations.
  • Maintain current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.

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