The Hawai‘i State Hospital (HSH) is the only publicly-funded, state psychiatric hospital in Hawai‘i. HSH provides adult inpatient psychiatric services, is part of the Department of Health (DOH) Adult Mental Health Division (AMHD) and is accredited by The Joint Commission.
The Associate Administrator reports to the HSH Administrator and serves on the hospital executive team.
The primary purpose of this position is to provide clinical and administrative supervision of the following units: Psychiatry Services, Social Work Services, Clinical Psychology Services, Psychosocial Rehabilitation, Occupational Therapy, Recreational Therapy, Medical Services, State Operated Specialized Residential Services, Clinical Safety, Forensics Services and ancillary services including pastoral care. The Associate Administrator of Clinical Services (AACS) is responsible for the development, implementation and coordination of policies and procedures that provide for the development and maintenance of effective programming and services.
This is a non-civil service exempt position. Applicants must have successful completion of one of the following courses of study in an accredited college of university: 1. Psychiatry – Possession of a M.D. or D.O. degree or equivalent and completion of accredited psychiatric residency required. Graduate from an approved medical school in the United States or Canada or graduate from a foreign medical school and certification by the Educational Council of Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG). Completion of one year of approved internship and four years of psychiatric residency training. Board certification from the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. 2. Nursing – Possession of a Master’s Degree in nursing.
In addition, applicant must have Specialized Experience: Three and one-half years of progressively responsible professional work experience in a psychiatric inpatient program concerned with directing the development, implementation and coordination of treatment and rehabilitation programming and services.
Supervisory Experience: A minimum of two (2) years of supervisory experience in an inpatient program setting, including performance evaluation and labor relations.
This position must be licensed in accordance with Hawaii Revised Statutes as applicable to the discipline of the incumbent.
For more information or to apply for this position please forward your resume and salary requirements to Jodi Polendey, Human Resources Specialist at Hawaii State Hospital, 45-710 Keaahala Road, Kaneohe, Hawaii 96744 or email firstname.lastname@example.org