Psychologists, LPCCs, LCSWs and LMFTs who are interested in a leadership role in the correctional mental health field are encouraged to consider an outstanding career opportunity with Liberty Healthcare.
A newly-created Director position is anticipated to become available with Liberty Healthcare.
Liberty Healthcare endeavors to establish a new state-of-the-art competency restoration program within the San Diego Central Jail in San Diego, California. The program will serve jailed inmates who are mentally ill and incompetent to stand trial. Liberty Healthcare’s multidisciplinary team will provide high quality and timely assessment and treatment to services to our patients, restore them to competency as quickly and effectively as possible, and help prevent prolonged and unnecessary jail and hospital bed utilization.
This cutting edge program is in currently place in several locations in southern California – and received a “Best Practices” award from the California State Council on Mentally Ill Offenders.
Click here to learn more about Liberty’s forensic and restoration of competency services
Liberty Healthcare’s Director will play a key role in establishment and ongoing leadership of this new program. This is a dynamic position which will carry a wide array of responsibilities, including:
Implementing and managing a high quality forensic mental health / restoration of competency services based on research and best practices
Hiring, training and leading a multidisciplinary team comprised of Psychiatrists, LPCCs, LCSWs, LMFTs, Registered Nurses and other ancillary clinicians
Overseeing quality assurance and utilization management initiatives
Ensuring contract deliverables are met or exceeded and clinical services are compliant with regulatory standards
Maintaining appropriate staffing levels and effectively administering the program’s budget
Serving as liaison to a wide array of internal and external stakeholders
Planning for growth and expansion of services and clinical programming
As a full-time employee of Liberty Healthcare you can expect to receive a competitive salary and benefits package which includes health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance and paid time off.
Click here for a comprehensive overview of Liberty Healthcare’s benefits plan
Moreover, this is a career opportunity which affords outstanding resume-building experience and growth potential. As a Director with Liberty Healthcare you would join a national team of subject matter experts and nationally-recognized leaders in the forensic, correctional and public behavioral health fields.