Director, Quality and Compliance - DEA in Newport Beach, CA at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 1/10/2022

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Job Description


Our Team:

We are improving the lives we touch. We need passionate, talented people working together who share our desire to create a world-class organization that sets the standard of excellence in the treatment of specialty behavioral health and addiction disorders. Acadia Healthcare is headquartered in Franklin, TN and is a leading provider of behavioral healthcare services in the nation. Our organization values input from employees and fosters collaboration to create a team-oriented service delivery system. 

Your Job as an Director of Quality and Compliance - DEA: 

The, Quality and Compliance is responsible for assisting in the facilitation of compliance with state and federal laws and regulations, and as such, will be responsible for providing guidance and advice on all aspects of policy development, clinical protocols, critical incident reporting, regulatory submissions, certifications and on-going regulatory compliance. Looking for qualified professional with experience in behavioral health,  medication assisted treatment, and recovery field. We are looking for a self-motivated professional with strong organizational skills and superior attention to detail. 

Your Responsibilities as an Director of Quality and Compliance: 

  • Provide Regulatory and Compliance Support as it relates to DEA and medical areas within a clinic
  • Quality Review process to assess quality, safety, regulatory and accreditation readiness
  • Documentation Reviews  as it relates to inventory controls, accuracy, and biennials
  • Support in onboarding and training new staff on DEA compliance related areas
  • Supporting clinics with DEA Inspections
  • Support with incident and clinical issues

Your Skills and

Job Requirements

as an Director of Quality and Compliance: 

  • Minimum of 1-2 years of experience in psychiatric healthcare and/or substance abuse operations, preferably at the administrative/leadership level
  • Certification RN/LPN required.
  • Experience in residential, eating disorders, and/or substance abuse treatment.
  • Knowledge of state  and/or federal regulations as it relates to these fields
  • Knowledge of the CMS, CARF and TRICARE standards and regulations.
  • Knowledge of Joint Commission regulations. 
  • Experience in conducting complex compliance investigations.
  • Ability to work professionally with sensitive, proprietary data & information while maintaining confidentiality.
  • Self-started, and ability to work independently. At times may work remote but must have secure office space available. 
  • Excellent interpersonal skills including the ability to interact effectively and professionally with individuals at all levels; both internal and external.
  • Exercises sound judgment in responding to inquiries; understands when to route inquiries to next level.
  • Customer Service and professional is a must
  • Ability to travel up to 60%
  • Advanced computer skills including Microsoft Office; especially Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Methasoft and SMART

Our Benefits: 

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Acadia Healthcare 401(k) plan
  • Paid vacation and sick time
  • Opportunity for growth that is second to none in the industry