Chief Executive Officer - Behavioral Health - Columbus, Ohio United States - 35735

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Job #: 35735
Title: Chief Executive Officer - Behavioral Health
Job Location: Columbus, Ohio - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: contact recruiter for details
Other Compensation: Base potential could be 100%
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Yes


Lots of growth, direct contact with senior HR manager who needs to hire.


Chief Executive Officer – Behavioral Health Hospital

Our client is a is a forward thinking development and operating company of behavioral health hospitals, substance abuse rehabilitation centers, and behavioral health providers serving the adult and geriatric population.

With some of the area's most advanced physicians and clinical teams, they offer treatment programs that have been developed to have a profoundly positive impact on the broad range of unique behavioral needs of our local population.

The behavioral health hospitals serve the adult & senior population in a contemporary, healing environment. Specializing in providing care to individuals struggling with emotional challenges, life changes and behavioral health issues such as anxiety, depression and anger triggered by loss or illness.

They are seeking to fill a key position for Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for our newest behavioral health hospital. The Chief Executive Officer for our newest Behavioral Health Hospital is responsible for providing strategic leadership for all clinical, operational, and financial affairs of the hospital.


  • Develops and executes strategic initiatives to achieve goals related to the successful operation of the overall strategic plan of the New Hospital.
  • Provides for communication and interface with all divisions to insure integration and compliance with all relevant federal, state and local standards, guidelines and regulations.
  • Implements controls for the effective and efficient utilization of physical and financial resources and monitors a system of accountability for the budget of the Hospital
  • Develops and maintains sound business relationships with key people in the community so as to promote the Hospital Center as a quality, professional mental health care services organization.
  • Project Management
  • Responsible for supervision of program directors and marketing directors.
  • Negotiate contracts with medical directors, third-party payors, community mental health centers and other agencies on behalf of various projects.
  • Provide overview and supervision of JCAHO survey preparedness, Medicare surveys, state licensure surveys, as necessary.
  • Develop new program specialties within projects.


Client is eager to attract an outstanding leader and will offer a significant/attractive compensation package to entice an exceptional candidate. Relocation assistance provided.

Job Requirements:

  • Master's Degree in Hospital Administration, Business Administration, or in a field of mental health or a related area.
  • 3+ years’ experience as a healthcare manager with 2 years’ experience in a free-standing psychiatric hospital.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with hospital administrators, physicians, and other professionals.
  • Experience with hospital finance and budgeting.
  • Ability to conceptualize and develop programs, budgets, and related functions.


University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree