Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation's
largest and most respected health care management companies,
operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral
health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978,
UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The UHS
business strategy is to build or purchase health care properties in
rapidly growing markets and create a strong franchise based on
exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success comes
from a responsive management style and a service philosophy based on
integrity, competence and compassion
Rivers|Midlands Campus is a 59-bed comprehensive residential
treatment facility for children and adolescents providing treatment
for psychiatric and chemical dependency related illnesses. We
organize our treatment around helping children and teenagers remove
barriers and develop interest in their futures and career
aspirations. Our therapeutic model is collaborative; working with
families, patients and agencies to maximize therapeutic goals and
individual treatment. Three Rivers|Midlands Campus currently has a
Director of Nursing position available. The candidate selected will
be responsible for the following:
• Provides overall
leadership and management for a complex program which emphasizes high
quality residential care delivered in a cost effective manner.
• Creates a safe environment for the residents by maintaining
a positive normative culture throughout the facility.
Provides for employee safety and well-being and ensures a competent
and well-trained staff is provided for the facility.
Maintains a system of communication and reporting between all staff
on all shifts, as well as with other departments involved in the
ongoing operation of the facility.
• Champions and
maintains a normative culture
residents’ attainment of treatment goals
Participates in program service development
multiple programs and staff
The following are the job requirements for the Director of Nursing
Graduate from an accredited nursing program
with current license and registration by the South Carolina Board of
Nurse Examiners as a Registered Nurse or a Licensed Practical Nurse.
Minimum of at least three years direct nursing experience
working with adolescents/children in residential, juvenile or
One year supervisory experience required.
Must possess valid, SC Driver's License.
UHS is not
accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this
employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes
submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS via-email, the
Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search
agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property
of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by
UHS as a result of the referral or through other means.
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