Dir - Performance Improvement

Universal Health Services El Paso , TX 79910

Posted 3 months ago

The Director of Performance Improvement is responsible for the implementation of case management scenarios, consulting with all services to ensure the provision of an effective treatment plan for all patients, oversees the response to requests for services. This position is assigned to the performance improvement program to assist the leadership, medical staff, and Quality Council in designing, planning, implementing, and overseeing a comprehensive and integrated program.

El Paso Behavioral Health is a private 166-bed psychiatric hospital located in El Paso, Texas, specializing in mental health and chemical dependency care. We provide a wide range of services and programs that offer evidence-based treatment proven to have positive outcomes for our patients. Our inpatient and day hospital, or outpatient, services offer supportive and compassionate care through specialty programs that are tailored to meet the needs of our patients.

ABOUT US: Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation's largest and most respected healthcare 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.

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.


Job Requirements

Education: Degree in nursing, social work, mental health/behavioral sciences, or related field required; Master's Degree preferred.

Experience: A minimum of five (5) years of direct clinical experience in a psychiatric or mental health treatment setting, including one year of managing a related function preferred. Experience in patient assessment, family motivation, treatment planning, and communication with external review organizations or comparable entities.

Licensure: RN, LMSW, or applicable license preferred.


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Dir - Performance Improvement

Universal Health Services