Director of Behavioral Health

Methodist Fremont Health | Fremont, Nebraska 68025

Salary Range: Call for details
Date Posted: December 09, 2018
Opportunity Code: 17534


Seeking forward-thinking service line leader as the next Director of Behavioral Health in Nebraska!

The Position
  • The Director of Behavioral Health for Methodist Fremont Health will be responsible for the oversight and direction of the inpatient and outpatient Behavioral Health service line, to ensure program sustainability and growth
  • Qualified candidates will come with 3+ years of experience working with mental health patients as well as knowledge of Joint Commission preparedness and regulatory accreditations to ensure the department is in compliance with these standards
  • The Director will establish an environment of teamwork among staff and set goals to improve physician recruitment and retention
  • BSN, RN license, and supervisory experience required; Master’s preferred

The Organization
  • Methodist Fremont Health is a 202-bed nonprofit healthcare facility, serving the residents of Dodge and neighboring counties in Nebraska and recently affiliated with Methodist Health System
  • In 2017, Methodist Fremont Health was named one of the Top 100 Rural & Community Hospitals in the country by iVantage Health Analytics and The Chartis Center for Rural Health
  • Fremont launched their new behavioral health unit in December 2015 and is already one of the largest programs of its kind in the area 

The Community
  • Fremont, Nebraska is located 35 miles from Omaha, making it the perfect place to balance a rural-and-city lifestyle
  • Outdoor recreation can be found at every turn, with sites like the Fremont Golf Club, fully appointed YMCA, Splash Station waterpark, and more than 20 city-owned parks
  • Downtown Fremont is known for its numerous antique stores and a collection of historical buildings that includes the Louis E. May Historical Museum – showcasing the dwellings of early pioneers who moved to Nebraska following the Homestead Act


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