Hospital Healthcare Executive Search in Behavioral Health

Bristol Associates’ Hospital and Healthcare division recruits for senior and executive management ambulatory positions. 

We recruit for magnet hospitals, children’s hospitals, university hospitals, general acute care hospitals, medical centers, and critical access hospitals.

Our Hospital and Healthcare Division has placed successful candidates in a variety of key Behavioral Health/Psychology  positions. Our placements include positions such as Director, Nurse Manager, Psych NP, and Psych CNS.


Featured Clients

We have completed searches for a wide array of clients including:

  • Queen’s Medical Center


  • Lakeland Health – FL

  • UCLA

Examples of Positions Placed

Our Hospital & Healthcare division has placed successful candidates in executive positions.

Below is a sampling of positions placed.


The Controller was placed in a Los Angeles based, non-profit healthcare facility with two locations. The position will oversee the monthly accounting closes of healthcare entities to ensure that monthly financial statements are complete and accurate. The candidate will assist department managers and administrators to ensure that expenses are coded properly.

Qualities of a Great Behavioral Health Nurse

With over 50 years of experience placing hospital and healthcare executives, we know what makes a great leader. Below are some of the qualities and experience we look for:

  • Ability to succesfully oversee several inpatient units and outpatient programs treating adult, adolescents, and children
  • Ability to establish excellent working relationships with psychiatrists, therapists, and hosptial and nursing leadership personnel
  • Demonstrated success in budget and staffing management
  • Abilty to create collaborative relationships with hospital and nursing administration colleagues and physician partners

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