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Clinical Chief, Behavioral Health Services - Virginia Beach, VA (Physician )

Virginia Beach, Virginia
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22 Sep 2022
Psychiatric-Mental Health opening in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Clinical Chief, Behavioral Health Services - Virginia Beach, VA Sentara Medical Group is seeking a Clinical Chief, Behavioral Health Services with exceptional leadership skills to join our growing program. The focus of this position will be the development of cutting edge Behavioral Health programs and associated provider recruitment and retention. This position involves active participation in the development of long and short-range plans, services and strategies to achieve organizational goals. Provision of clinical services will be required in one's area of expertise.

Summary of Responsibilities:

  • Serves as lead physician for the Sentara Behavioral Health Service line.
  • Provides leadership and guidance to program activities and assures timely accomplishment of defined goals while maximizing the effective use of project resources. Creates and achieves milestones and measures of success for the program.
  • In conjunction with the operational and executive leaders, oversees the provision of Behavioral Health services for inpatient care, to include the development of performance measurement and appropriate documentation of clinical outcomes.
  • Provides oversight to the Medical Directors of Behavioral Health practices in Southside Hospitals.
  • Serves as Medical Director of the Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital Behavioral Health Unit.
  • Provides clinical services including inpatient or outpatient Behavioral Health care.


  • Graduate of an accredited medical or osteopathic medical school.
  • Board certification in Psychiatry with 5+ years clinical and graduated leadership experience.
  • Duly licensed to practice medicine in the Commonwealth of Virginia. In good standing with the Medical Board of Virginia.
Thank you for your consideration. Please let me know if you have interest in this opportunity and I will facilitate getting you additional information.

Kind Regards,

Jill Allen
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  • Job Reference: 718641538-2
  • Date Posted: 22 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Permanent Placement Resources, LLC
  • Location: Virginia Beach, Virginia
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent