Providence Health & Services Clinical Manager - Behavioral Health in Portland, Oregon


Providence is calling a Behavioral Health Clinical Manager to Providence Office Park in Portland, OR.

This is an exciting opportunity for a Psychologist with strong clinical and interpersonal skills and a desire to mentor adn lead Behavioral Health Providers across Providence Oregon Primary Care clinics. This opportunity also offers the ability to be proactive in training clinics to have an embedded behavioral health provider.

If you want to be a part of helping us further our mission to provide compassionate care to the poor and vulnerable, join us! Apply below!

In this position, you will:

  • Provide oversight of the Behavioral Health Providers in primary and specialtycare settings across Oregon, including clinical performance and maintaining standards of care.

  • Partner with the Clinical TrainingDirector regarding clinical training programs.

  • Monitor and coach the performance of 20 direct reports, to develop and maintain a high performance team that meets department and organizational goals.

  • Partner with Director of Psychology regarding budget development, regular monitoring, accountability and meeting of all operational targets for all areas within span of control.

  • Partner with Director of Psychology on alternative payment methodologies that promote financial sustainability and align with population health goals.

  • Provide/Organize trainings for direct reports as appropriate.

  • Represent the department of Psychology by building internal and external relationships, as well as, participating on workgroups/committees as appropriate.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Current license as a psychologist in the State of Oregon

  • Advanced clinical experience inbehavioral healthcare including evaluation, diagnosis and intervention ofpsychiatric and substance use disorders

  • 5 years of experience working ina healthcare setting

  • Experience supervisingother professionals or currently participating in a professional leadershipdevelopment program

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Supervisory / Management

Location: Oregon-Portland

Req ID: 182529