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140 Old Orangeburg Road
Minimum Qualifications To be considered, candidates must have the following:
Board Certification in Psychiatry issued by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) or clearly equivalent certifying body;
A minimum of seven years of extensive professional experience providing services to people diagnosed with mental illness (two years must have been in a position comparable to a Clinical Chief of Service in the New York State Office of Mental Health);
A valid license to practice medicine in New York State or a New York State limited permit and licensure in another state or Canada;
Eligibility for full and unconditional participation in the Medicaid and Medicare programs.
Duties Description The Clinical Director serves as the Chief Medical Officer of RPC. The Clinical Director is responsible for the administration, oversight, evaluation, and continuous improvement of all psychiatric, medical, and contracted medical services provided by staff and consultants of the psychiatric center. The Clinical Director participates in overall executive management and strategic plan development. The Clinical Director supervises the credentialing and privileging process and has primary responsibility for developing, updating, and implementing clinical policies and procedures. Together with other members of the Executive Cabinet, the Clinical Director ensures that RPC is in compliance with all Office of Mental Health (OMH), Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), The Joint Commission (TJC), and other external accrediting bodies’ standards, rules, and regulations. Ultimately, the Clinical Director ensures that the clinical mission of RPC is successfully aligned with the overall mission of OMH to promote the mental health and well-being of New Yorkers so that they can reach their ultimate goal of recovery.
Additional Comments Salary: $217,559 - $255,822 (anticipated) plus $3,026 Location Pay
Rockland Psychiatric Center (RPC) is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Clinical Director, Psychiatric Center. Located in Orangeburg, New York, RPC provides a full range of quality outpatient and inpatient services to adults covering Rockland, Westchester, Orange, Putman, Ulster, Dutchess, and Sullivan Counties and parts of New York City. This network offers an array of clinical, social, residential, vocational, educational, and case management services. RPC shares a multi-service campus with other state and voluntary agencies. For further information about RPC, please visit the facility’s website at:
Background Investigation and Fees:
All prospective employees will be fingerprinted and undergo a complete Criminal Background Check against New York State and federal criminal history records. Candidates will also be subject to a check against the Staff Exclusion List (SEL) maintained by the Justice Center for the Protection of People with Special Needs, and the Statewide Central Register of Child Abuse and Maltreatment (SCR) maintained by the Office of Children and Family Services (OCFS). Candidates may be required to pay the fees associated with these background checks. Employment is contingent upon your complying with and satisfactorily meeting these background investigation requirements.
1. Continued employment is contingent upon maintaining a current
New York State license or limited permit to practice medicine and
maintaining eligibility for full and unconditional participation in
the Medicaid and Medicare programs.
2. It is the candidate’s responsibility to clearly demonstrate how
they meet minimum qualifications. Vague or ambiguous
information will not be interpreted in the candidate’s favor.
3. In order to be hired and to maintain your employment, you
cannot be listed as an excluded individual or entity on any of the
Federal and/or State Medicaid and Medicare exclusion lists. If you
are appointed and subsequently listed as an excluded individual or
entity on any of these lists, you may be terminated from your
Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.
44 Holland Avenue
Notes on ApplyingQualified candidates interested in employment at this location should submit a resume by June 8, 2018 to:
Mr. Sean Wolf
Human Resources Specialist
Attention: Clinical Director, Psychiatric Center 2 QM – Rockland PC
NYS Office of Mental Health
44 Holland Avenue
Albany, NY 12229
PHONE # (518) 474-1261
FAX # (518) 402-4086
Email submissions preferred
ROCKLAND PSYCHIATRIC CENTER IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER