Come work with a great team! Diamond Healthcare is the manager of psychiatric and behavioral health services for Medstar Washington Hospital Center and has an opening for a Director of Inpatient Admissions.
This person will be responsible for the evaluation service for the Department and will coordinate admissions to all levels of care. Also, this person will conduct clinical assessments of prospective patients in the Emergency Department (ED) and determine patients’ appropriateness for the program. This is a Hands-on position.
Candidates should have a minimum of 3-5 years’ experience, must be flexible to adjust to the needs of a fast paced environment, demonstrate effective problem solving skills, and display proficient oral/written communication skills. Previous adult behavioral health experience is strongly preferred.
Candidates must have active District of Columbia LICSW or Psychologist license or be eligible for endorsement and prior supervisory experience.