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Outpatient - Program Manager (South County) 

About the Organization CenterPointe Hospitals and Signature Psychiatric Hospitals are premier providers of behavioral health care services, delivered with compassion for patients and their families, respect for employees, physicians and other health professionals, accountability for clinical and ethical performance, and responsibility to the communities we serve. We are free-standing acute psychiatric hospitals with locations in St. Charles, Columbia, Kansas City and Liberty, Missouri.

Treatment is based on the belief that, through a combination of medically managed care and therapeutic intervention and education, patients can learn to effectively manage their illnesses and cope with the effects on their lives.

Location CenterPointe Outpatient Clinic - St. Peters  
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Exempt/Non-Exempt Exempt  
Shift Days  
Position Program Manager  

The Outpatient Manager provides management of the progressive partial hospitalization and intensive outpatient programs including staffing, budgeting, quality and utilization management. Ensures quality patient care is provided and that daily activities, policies, and procedures are implemented and accomplished. Interviews, hires, and evaluates staff performance. Responsible for coordination of services with ancillary departments. Manages transportation service to ensure quality service and outcomes with internal and external customers. Serves as point person in daily communication with the program medical director and all attending physicians as well as their physician counterparts in the community who are providing coordination of care.

Position Requirements

Education: Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university, in Social Work or related field required. Master’s degree preferred.

Experience: Five (5) years post-graduate experience, with an emphasis on program development; supervision required.

Licensure: Professional or clinical license required e.g. LPC, LCSW or RN

Additional Requirements: CPR Certification required. Crisis Prevention Intervention (CPI) training required during orientation. Verbal de-escalation training required annually. May require flexible hours.



  1. Ability to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing.

  1. Strong interpersonal skills.

  1. Basic computer knowledge

  1. Knowledge of patient assessment, individual/family treatment methods, complex patient care planning, and treatment planning techniques.

  1. Knowledge of external review organizations, i.e., managed care, Medicare, Medicaid, and their criteria for admission.

  1. Knowledge of patients’ rights, advanced directives, adult and child abuse laws.

  1. Excellent leadership and negotiation skills.

EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.  
Req Number OUT-21-00001  

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