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Behavioral Health Lead

Behavioral Health Lead


Location: Dunkirk, NY


  • Staff Leadership: Lead, supervise, and guide behavioral health staff to maintain an efficient and cohesive team.
  • Provide mentorship to enhance staff performance and growth.
  • Additional tasks as the position develops


  • Oversee the implementation and effectiveness of behavioral health programs, ensuring they meet clinical standards and deliver quality care.
  • Monitor clinical outcomes, chart signing, and patient satisfaction, utilizing data to drive improvements and optimize services.
  • Collaborate with the Quality Improvement team to implement strategies for continuous enhancement of care delivery.
  • Patient-Centered Care: Foster a patient-centered approach, ensuring that services are provided with sensitivity to individual needs and considerations.
  • Ensures patient and staff safety
  • Facilitates effective communication and coordination among other departments


  • Master's degree in Social Work-LCSW Required
  • Minimum of 2 years of progressive leadership experience in a behavioral health setting.
  • In-depth knowledge of behavioral health regulations, policies, and procedures.
  • Proven experience in program development, strategic planning, and performance improvement.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills to foster collaboration and build relationships.
  • Ability to lead and motivate a multidisciplinary team effectively.
  • Familiarity with information privacy laws and regulations in the context of healthcare.
  • Exceptional organizational and problem-solving abilities.
  • Demonstrated experience in managing budgets and financial resources.
  • Proficiency in using technology and software relevant to clinic operations.
  • Experience with EHR systems
  • Strong computer skills, specifically Microsoft Office


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