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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 02/12/18

Applications Due05/08/18

Vacancy ID47645

AgencyMental Health, Office of

TitleClinical Director, Psychiatric Center, Capital District Psychiatric Center, P18205

Occupational CategoryAdministrative or General Management

Salary Grade668

Bargaining UnitM/C - Management / Confidential (Unrepresented)

Salary RangeFrom $239424 to $277687 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 40


From 8 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address Capital District Psychiatric Center

75 New Scotland Ave

City Albany


Zip Code12208

Minimum Qualifications To be considered, candidates must have:

Board Certification in Psychiatry issued by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) or a clearly equivalent certifying body;


A minimum of seven years of extensive professional experience providing services to people diagnosed with mental illness (two years must have been in a position comparable to a Clinical Chief of Service in the New York State Office of Mental Health);


A valid license to practice medicine in New York State or a New York State limited permit and licensure in another state or Canada;


Eligibility for full and unconditional participation in the Medicaid and Medicare programs.

Duties Description The Clinical Director serves as the Chief Medical Officer of CDPC. The Clinical Director is responsible for the administration, oversight, evaluation and continuous improvement of all psychiatric, medical, and contracted medical services provided by staff and consultants of the psychiatric center. The Clinical Director participates in overall executive management and strategic plan development. The Clinical Director supervises the credentialing and privileging process, and has primary responsibility for developing, updating and implementing clinical policies and procedures and together with the other members of the Executive Cabinet, ensures that CDPC is in compliance with all Office of Mental Health (OMH), Center for Medicaid and Medicare Services (CMS), The Joint Commission (TJC) and other external accrediting bodies’ standards, rules and regulations. Ultimately, the Clinical Director ensures that the clinical mission of the facility is successfully aligned with the overall mission of OMH to promote the mental health and well-being of all New Yorkers so that they can reach their ultimate goal of recovery.

Additional Comments The Capital District Psychiatric Center (CDPC) is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Clinical Director, Psychiatric Center. CDPC provides a full range of quality outpatient and inpatient services to adults and children covering a nine (9) county service area in Upstate New York and is a major teaching site for psychiatry for Albany Medical College. Services are delivered in a respectful, safe and caring environment with a primary focus on hope and recovery. CDPC promotes a system of care in which treatment, rehabilitation and recovery are realized through ongoing collaboration with patients, their families and the service providers within the facility’s catchment area. Emphasis is on services that are person centered, strength and evidence-based and that recognize the importance of individual preferences. For more information about CDPC, please visit the facility’s website at:

Background Investigation and Fees:

All prospective employees will be fingerprinted and undergo a complete Criminal Background Check against New York State and federal criminal history records. Candidates will also be subject to a check against the Staff Exclusion List (SEL) maintained by the Justice Center for the Protection of People with Special Needs, and the Statewide Central Register of Child Abuse and Maltreatment (SCR) maintained by the Office of Children and Family Services (OCFS). Candidates may be required to pay the fees associated with these background checks. Employment is contingent upon your complying with and satisfactorily meeting these background investigation requirements.


1. Continued employment is contingent upon maintaining a
current New York State license or limited permit to practice
medicine, and maintaining eligibility for full and unconditional
participation in the Medicaid and Medicare programs.

2. It is the candidate’s responsibility to clearly demonstrate how
they meet the minimum qualifications. Vague or ambiguous
information will not be interpreted in the candidate’s favor.

3. In order to be hired and to maintain your employment, you
cannot be listed as an excluded individual or entity on any of
the Federal and/or State Medicaid and Medicare exclusion
lists. If you are appointed and subsequently listed as an
excluded individual or entity on any of these lists, you may
be terminated from your employment.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Mr. Donald F. Deyoe, Human Resources Specialist 2

Telephone (518) 474-1261

Fax (518) 402-4086

Email Address


Street NYS Office of Mental Health, Attn: Clinical Director, Psychiatric Center - Capital District Psychiatric Center

44 Holland Avenue

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12229


Notes on ApplyingApplication Procedure:
Qualified candidates interested in employment at this location should submit a resume by May 8, 2018 to:
Mr. Donald F. Deyoe
Human Resources Specialist 2
Attention: Clinical Director, Psychiatric Center - CDPC
NYS Office of Mental Health
44 Holland Avenue
Albany, NY 12229
PHONE # (518) 474-1261
FAX # (518) 402-4086

Please include your e-mail address on your resume.


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