CEO Chief Executive Officer Residential Galax, VA

Other jobs >> General




Job Snapshot

Employee Type:



Franklin, TN

Job Type:

Executive / Vice President / Directors

Date Posted:


Job Description


Looking to make a difference? GalaxBehavioral Healthis searching for an energetic and enthusiastic Chief Executive Officer CEO to lead our Residential Behavioral Healthcare Facility.

How We Help

At Life Center of Galax, we understand that alcoholism and drug addiction are diseases. For over 40 years, our experience and dedication to each individual has resulted in countless successes and thousands of people achieving long-term recovery from drug and alcohol addiction. We know people can and do recover. With our comprehensive detox and residential programs, along with a number of specialized treatment tracks, our services are designed with safety and needs as our top priorities. Life Center of Galax is licensed by the State of Virginia and accredited by the Joint Commission of Accredited Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO). Our conviction is that chemical dependency is a highly individualized illness that responds best to a treatment regime where group therapy and process is emphasized.

Your Impact

Improving the lives we touch is our number one goal at Galax Behavioral Health. As our Chief Executive Officer CEO you are uniquely situated to touch the lives of thousands suffering from mental illness in a way that truly matters. As an Acadia CEO, we want you to bring your A Game every day by providing hands-on support and transformational servant leadership to your team. Whether its recruiting world class physicians, or shaping a culture that puts patient care and safety first, you are the driving force in our success.

Behind every patient success story, theres a high quality treatment team... and behind the team, theres you. (Division President Acadia Healthcare)

If exceeding expectations and improving lives is your passion, you are in the right place! Responsibilities

Manages day-to day operations and staff so that the hospital achieves its objectives in all of the following key performance areas:

Effective patient care outcomes

Appropriate fiscal management

Maintenance of licensure, accreditation and other regulatory criteria

Implementation of focused business development processes

Medical staff compliance with regulatory and accreditation guidelines

Organizes the day-to-day management and operation of the hospital through departmentalization, delegation and alignment of responsibilities to meet the facilitys patient care and business objectives.

Create and maintain a network of local constituency groups to include government agencies, local businesses, affiliate health providers, and the surrounding community.

Effectively manage and direct contract negotiations and contract compliance with the commercial payor community to include rate negotiations and services provided.

Serves as the final authority for resolution of staff performance concerns and performance improvement activities as appropriate.

Going the Extra Mile for Our Patients

Regularly makes rounds and interacts with patients to ensure patient satisfaction. **A must for this role**

Works as a partner with the CFO and ensures that there is an open line of communication and positive interaction

Maintains a current knowledge of healthcare industry trends and changes and ensures facility is prepared and compliant.

Job Requirements

BA in Business Administration, Healthcare Administration, Public Health, Marketing or a clinical discipline; MBA/MHA preferred.

Minimum of 3-5 years experience in senior leadership/CEO role in an residential behavioral health or acute psych environment. **This is a big one!**

Proven ability to lead successful licensure, accreditation, and compliance efforts in a behavioral health facility.

Strong working knowledge of financial management and business development processes.

Ability to work professionally with sensitive, proprietary data & information while maintaining confidentiality.

Ability to lead with a high degree of emotional intelligence and ethics. **This is a big one too**

What We Truly Value

Passion for helping others

Positive Can Do attitude

Pride in the quality of your work

Inclusive Leadership style

Honesty and integrity

What We Provide to You: Benefits!!

Paid Vacation

Paid Holidays

401K and 401K match

Medical, Vision and Dental insurance

Personal days and sick time.
  • 1
  • Negotiable
  • None
  • None
  • Re-202607
  • Permanent
  • 0

How to Apply: Please click here to create a free account and post your resume. Only logged in job seekers can apply for a job.

Find us at:

Never provide bank account, credit card details or any other financial information, or make any form of payment, when applying for a job. If you are ever asked to do this by a recruiter on Pure Jobs please click the Report button or contact us with the advertiser's company name and the title of the job vacancy. You should not send any money to anyone. A genuine employer with a job offer would never ask you to do this.

Report this job

Report a job

If you're concerned about a job advert, let us know and our quality team will investigate.

Your name(*)
Invalid Input

Your email address(*)
Invalid Input

Please select you reason(*)

Additional information(*)
Invalid Input

Invalid Input

Subscribe to updates from our blog


However, by continuing to use the site without changing settings, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.