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Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Director of Quality Improvement in Red Hook, New York


Are you interested in making a positive difference in the lives of children and adults with developmental disabilities?

If you answered YES, then consider joining our Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health team!

We are currently offering a $3,000 SIGN ON BONUS to brand new full time employees working over 37.5 hours per week or a $1,500 SIGN ON BONUS for part time employees working 20 or more hours per week.

Being Director of Quality Improvement has its Advantages

As Director of Quality Improvement at Devereux, you will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need.We offer:

  • Opportunities to learn and grow professionally.

  • A role where you can contribute to programs across the facility.

  • Knowledgeable and experienced team members.

  • Paid orientation.

  • Over 5 weeks of paid time off your first year.

  • Quality Low-Cost Benefits, plus student loan debt assistance and 30-day benefit eligibility waiting period for new hires!

  • Tuition assistance after 6 months of working full time - up to 12 credits per year.

  • Access to the Savi Student Loan Checkup tool to help you navigate the student loan system – quickly see your repayment plan options and discover potential savings.

  • A rewarding career while making a difference!

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health New York provides programs and services for children and adultswith intellectual disabilities, Autism Spectrum Disorder, and dual diagnoses. Located at our main campus in Red Hook, NY, this position is responsible for organizing and facilitating performance improvement within the New York Center in accordance with Devereux standards and best practices, along with federal, state, local, and funder requirements. They will provide technical assistance, research and guidance to Center management, supervisors and staff in efforts to improve provision of quality services, communications, and ensure compliance. They will provide support to Center/leadership team by participating in accreditation, licensing and other regulatory agency surveys as needed, and assist in the preparation of performance improvement action plans as required. They will review regulatory updates and, in conjunction with responsible leadership member(s), ensure implementation. The Director oversees and ensures operationalization of corporate compliance activities including but not limited to: best practices, quality site review standards, training, credentialing of professional staff and certification of trainers, participates in national site reviews, and participates in National/Regional QA/QI meetings.

Devereux is committed to the health and safety of our staff. All Devereux centers have formal infectious-disease and emergency-management plans tailored to specifically address the unique aspects of communicable disease prevention including COVID-19. Learn More:

Relevant Keywords : Quality Assurance, Quality Management, Quality Improvement, QA, QI, Investigator, Behavioral Health, Mental Health, Risk management, Compliance


EDUCATION: Bachelors degree preferred with applicable Human Service field experience. Master's degree preferred.

EXPERIENCE: At least 5 years of supervisory experience in a Human Services program. Preference for individual with previous QA/QI experience.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS : Free of dependency and abuse of illegal or illicit drugs, alcohol, inhalants, or other chemical or controlled substances. Significant, prolonged, and frequent amounts of walking, standing, sitting, stooping, bending and lifting of 20 lbs. or more is required.

Devereux requires all individuals interviewing for a position involving contact with children to complete The Diana Screen, a screening that assesses a candidate’s understanding of appropriate boundaries between adults and children.

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) COVID-19 vaccine mandate requires staff without an approved medical or religious exemption to be fully vaccinated to be employed in this program. If you are fully vaccinated, you will need to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or have an approved medical or religious exemption prior to starting.

Devereux has a zero-tolerance policy for abuse and maintains policies and procedures to systematically reduce the risk of abuse to occur in our organization. Devereux fosters a culture of reporting abuse, and will cooperate with the authorities to the fullest extent possible.

Posted Date 3 weeks ago (11/15/2022 5:32 PM)

Requisition ID 2022-27534

Category Quality Mgmt

Position Type Full-Time

The employment policies of Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health are to recruit and hire qualified employees without discrimination because of race, religion, creed, color, age, sex, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, disability, veteran status, communication ability, gender identity or expression or sexual orientation and to treat them equally with respect to compensation and opportunities for advancement - including upgrading, promotion and transfer - consistent with individual skills and the needs of Devereux.