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Clinical Manager, Nursing - Behavioral Health Unit

Requisition #: 478824
Location: Suburban Hospital, Bethesda, MD 20814
Category: Nursing Management/Leadership
Work Shift: Day Shift
Work Week: Full Time
Weekend Work Required: No
Date Posted: Feb. 2, 2022

The Clinical Manager, RN will manage the Behavioral Health Unit, a 24 bed inpatient unit for ages 16 and older, provides a range of psychiatric, addiction and dual diagnosis services. The unit is a voluntary, secured unit providing short-term evaluation, stabilization and treatment.

The Clinical Manager, RN is responsible for the overall management/operations of the unit.

  • Has a direct patient care responsibility for Behavioral Health patients.
  • Acts as a facilitator, mentor, and preceptor for staff.
  • Assesses plans, directs, and evaluates nursing care of patients within the unit.
  • Manages the operating budgets for designated clinical service in collaboration with Director.
  • Responsible for the daily activities and operations on the assigned unit and for coordinating the patient’s care across the wellness-illness continuum.
  • Functions as an active member of the health care team in collaboratively planning and facilitating care with the physician and other providers of services.
  • Particular attention is directed at assuring and maintaining high standards for customer service, care provision, and contributing to sound financial outcomes.


  • BSN is required
  • Current Maryland RN license
  • CPR Certification
  • Minimum of 3 years current clinical experience within a Behavioral Health/Psych Unit


  • Full Time, 40hrs per week
  • Days, 7:00a - 3:30p (some flexibility with hours)

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