United Health Services is the most comprehensive and stable healthcare system serving greater Binghamton and the region’s Southern Tier.
Leaders who share your commitment to patient-centered medicine have a lot to do with this.
United Health Services is keenly focused on care—not just for our patients, but also for our diverse and dedicated employees. We respect and support them. We provide them with tools, resources and collaborative work environments that maximize their capabilities and empower their success. Most importantly, we are adaptable and flexible, encouraging new ideas from everyone and putting the best into practice across our organization.
As the Clinical Director of Emergency-Psychiatric Services, you will provide leadership, direction, program planning and clinical expertise to the Emergency Department at Binghamton General Hospital, Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program, and Extended Observation Beds. Specific responsibilities include:
Facilitating the effective and efficient delivery of Nursing Services through the management of resource allocation and planning mechanisms in line management and staff capacities.
Direct quality improvement projects, patient care referral activity, budgeting, education, program development, strategic planning activities and marketing/networking.
Develop and implement care models and programs that results in patient care outcomes exceeding established benchmarks.
Implement best practices and programs to prevent hospital acquired conditions in addition to ensuring compliance with Federal and State regulations.
The successful candidate should have the following qualifications:
Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree required.
Experience in quality management, performance improvement, and management required.
Eight years of progressively responsible relevant clinical experience or MBA with 2-3 years of progressively responsible relevant clinical experience required.
MBA or master’s degree in a related field preferred.
Mission, Vision and ValuesAs a community-based system, the values that guide decision-making and behavior should reflect the culture of its communities and what they expect from their health care system. These values place special demands on all who are part of UHS.Our MissionUHS is a comprehensive regional health system whose mission is to improve the health of those we serve through our commitment to excellence in all that we do.Our VisionUHS, the region's leading integrated healthcare system, will demonstrate exceptional value in the delivery of coordinated, patient-centered care.Our ValuesWe are committed to the values of UHS, which we believe reflect those of the people and communities we serve. These values guide our actions and decisions. We are committed to living by these values each and every day.Our values are Caring, Service, Partnership, Learning, Integrity, Respect and Stewardship.Caring. Caring means that we show compassion in how we treat others. We show sensitivity to their concerns, problems or pain. We reassure them that they are not alone.Service. Service means helping others get what they need, and, where possible, giving even more than they expect. We pledge ...to provide service to all in need, regardless of their financial means, race, creed or other life circumstances.Partnership. Partnership means we use teamwork to accomplish more than any of us could working alone. We believe we can best serve and care for others by blending the talents and dedication of many caring people and organizations.Learning. Learning means improving our knowledge and skills to benefit others. We seek the knowledge, wisdom and insight that will enable us to best serve and care for others.Integrity. Integrity means we are honest in what we say, and we are true to our word. Honesty and competence are fundamental to our relationships with others.Respect. Respect means seeing the best in others, regardless of who they are. We offer each person we serve or work with our respect and understanding, recognizing their special needs and individuality in our words and actions.Stewardship. Stewardship means that we use our community's health resources wisely. The community has entrusted us with responsibility to manage our health system for the benefit of both current and future generations.https://www.nyuhs.org/about-us/mission-vision-values/