Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey is seeking a Program Manager for the Outpatient Programs – Intensive Outpatient Programs department at Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care.
The primary purpose of the Program Manager position is to provide clinical and administrative direction and oversight to assigned programs, and closely monitor program integrity to comply with all regulatory requirements. Responsible for ongoing program development and implementation of Best Practice interventions.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Directs the administrative and clinical organization of the program.
Establishes clear, measurable objectives for service.
Maintains knowledge of trends and development in the mental health field; regularly attends and participates in in-service meetings and other designated training events that will enhance clinical skills, and maintains best practices.
Maintains required certifications and/or memberships in appropriate professional bodies as indicated by annual vitae update, Continuing Education record, and updated licensing.
Reviews the quality of clinical records and provides ongoing feedback to clinicians on their documentation. Completes the required qualitative chart reviews as requested by the Clinical Documentation Subcommittee.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Minimum of a Master's Degree in a behavioral health discipline and five (5) years of postgraduate experience in a relevant behavioral healthcare setting.
Two (2) years supervisory experience.
An appropriate doctorate may be substituted for two (2) years of experience.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Requires extensive knowledge and experience with behavioral healthcare prevention services.
Outstanding human relations and leadership skills, and the ability to function in a team environment.
Demonstrated knowledge is necessary of how to accomplish superior performance in a unionized environment.
Posting Number: 20ST2379
Location: Off Campus
Internal Number: 124362
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.