NC Department of Health and Human Services

NC Department of Health and Human Services
101 Blair Dr
Raleigh, NC 27603
Opened:
1971
Phone:
(919) 855-4800
Web:
ncdhhs.gov

Description

The NC Department of Health and Human Services oversees and manages 14 State Operated healthcare facilities that treat adults and children with mental illness, developmental disabilities and substance use disorders.  The facilities implement statewide standards of care that are unique to each disability group and programs that best meet the treatment and care needs of the populations served. NC DHHS partners with regional advocacy groups, managed care organizations (MCOs), community provider systems, the Division of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities, and Substance Abuse Services as well as other stakeholders.

 

Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment Centers

ADATCs are designed to treat persons with addictions and/or co-occurring disorders (addiction and mental health diagnoses). They provide detoxification services, substance abuse treatment and education, psychiatric services, rehabilitation therapy, social work, nursing, psychological and collateral treatment services for family members of consumers served.  Facility locations include:

Julian F. Keith ADATC
201 Tabernacle Road
Black Mountain, N.C. 28711

R. J. Blackley ADATC
100 H Street
Butner, N.C. 27509

Walter B. Jones ADATC
2577 W. Fifth Street
Greenville, N.C. 27834

 

Developmental Centers

The Developmental Centers provide comprehensive, residential supports to maintain or improve the health and functioning of individuals with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities (I/DD). The services may include short-term, specialized programs for individuals in identified target populations (Autism; dually diagnosed; etc.) with the goal of community re-integration. Facility locations include:

Caswell Developmental Center
2415 West Vernon Ave.
Kinston, N.C. 28504

J. Iverson Riddle Developmental Center, 300 Enola Road
Morganton, N.C. 28655

Murdoch Developmental Center
1600 East C Street
Butner, N.C. 27509

 

Neuro-Medical Treatment Centers

The Neuro-Medical Treatment Centers are specialized long-term care facilities certified by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) under OBRA regulations.  Residents residing at the Neuro-Medical Treatment Centers have primary diagnoses of chronic or persistent medical conditions.  The health and physical status of these residents require 24-hour supervision including support, daily nursing assessment and assistance with activities of daily living.  Each of the Neuro-Medical Treatment Centers is a specialty center, and as such, their services are limited to unique populations which include people with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities who are aging, people with Alzheimer’s Disease or related dementias, and elderly people who have a history of a psychiatric illness whose medical conditions require 24-hour nursing care.  Neuro-Medical Facility locations include:

Black Mountain Neuro-Medical Treatment Center
Old Highway 70
Black Mountain, N.C. 28711 

Longleaf Neuro-Medical Treatment Center
4761 Ward Boulevard
Wilson, N.C. 27893 

O'Berry Neuro-Medical Treatment Center
400 Old Smithfield Rd.
Goldsboro, N.C. 27530-8464 

 

Psychiatric Hospitals

The Division's psychiatric hospitals provide inpatient services to people whose mental health needs exceed the capability of community services. Services are provided for adults, older adults, children and adolescents. All of the hospitals are accredited by The Joint Commission (TJC) and are certified by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). Facility locations include:

Broughton Hospital
1000 South Sterling Street
Morganton, NC 28655

Central Regional Hospital
300 Veazey Road
Butner, NC 27509 

Cherry Hospital
201 Stevens Mill Rd
Goldsboro, N.C. 27530 

 

Residential Programs for Children

Wright and Whitaker are residential schools for children and adolescents who have severe emotional and behavioral needs.  Both schools employ a re-education model which prepares the child/adolescent to successfully return to his community. These schools serve the entire state and include:

Whitaker Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facility
1003 12th Street
Butner, N.C. 27509 

Wright School
3132 Roxboro Road
Durham, N.C. 27704 

Attractions

The NC Department of Health and Human Services includes locations throughout the state of North Carolina.  From the mountains, to the Central Piedmont Region, to the Coastal Area; we have a great location to suit your needs!

Please see more about the great attractions across the state of North Carolina!

http://www.nc.gov/fun/places.aspx

Title Location Posted
08.20.2018
The Accounting Technician II position within the Budget and Administrative Services Branch provides cost reporting data entry services for the Division of State Operated Health Facilities (DSOHF), security administration for RACF, NCAS, NCID, and...
08.20.2018
*** This position is being reposted. Previous applicants will still be considered and do not need to reapply. If you are looking for a challenging career working as part of a multi-disciplinary team that richly impacts lives, please consider...
08.20.2018
Pending Vacancy The Advocate position helps to assure that facility based systems operate so that individuals' rights are upheld and that quality care and treatment are provided. The position fulfills these obligations by being available to and...
08.20.2018
**This is a repost; previous applicants do not need to reapply and are still being considered for this position.** This Assistant Unit Manager position is located in the Morganton VR Unit of WorkSource West. This position is an internal...
08.20.2018
The CDSA Audiologist functions as the hearing specialist on a multidisciplinary team, providing hearing screenings and audiological evaluations to infants and toddlers with a complex array of medical and developmental disabilities. The...
08.20.2018
The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner (OCME) Autopsy Division handles approximately 2000 deaths per year and supports a staff of 8 pathologists. Autopsy technicians meet requirements and complete daily caseloads, including: Autopsy Assistance...
08.20.2018
The CDSA Business Officer organizes and oversees all CDSA business functions and supervises the business office staff. These business functions include budget administration, contracts/agreements, purchasing, medical third party billing,...
08.20.2018
This position serves as the Casework Technician/Administrative Specialist I for the Wayne County School Caseloads and is located at our Satellite Office located at Work Source East here in Goldsboro, NC. The position will include the provision...
08.20.2018
The Chief Standards Officer position is an independent professional and supervisory work in planning, developing, and administering a quality assurance program in a substance use or psychiatric hospital. Job responsibilities are as follow:...
08.20.2018
The Chief Toxicologist manages the forensic toxicology laboratory of the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner (OCME) through discovery of primary and secondary causes of sudden, unexpected and unattended, suspicious, accidental, suicidal or...
08.20.2018
The purpose of Child Support Services is to enhance the well-being of children by locating noncustodial parents; establishing paternity and support orders; enforcing and modifying support obligations; and collecting and distributing child support...
08.20.2018
This Child Welfare Trauma and Behavioral Health Coordinator serves as the lead for the collaboration and coordination of efforts for the Child Welfare section and Division of Mental Health / Developmental Disabilities / Substance Abuse Services...
08.20.2018
This position will be the primary link between the NC DSS Child Welfare Section and county child welfare programs for the purpose of disseminating information on policies and best practices to assigned points of contacts in county child welfare...
08.20.2018
This position functions as a member of the interdisciplinary team and participates as a knowledgeable resource person in the planning of the needs of the individual. This position will complete Nutritional Assessments, consultations, develop...
08.20.2018
Mission Statement To provide excellent psychiatric care to individuals with the greatest need and the least resources Cherry Hospital, a State Psychiatric Hospital serving the eastern region of North Carolina, is recruiting for a Clinical...
08.20.2018
The Clinical Dietitian's role is to provide highly specialized/individualized nutrition services and medical nutrition therapy to the men, women, and children living at Murdoch Developmental Center with a wide variety of acute and chronic...
08.20.2018
If you are looking for a challenging career working as part of a multi-disciplinary team that impacts lives, please consider the Clinical Director opportunity at the Julian F. Keith Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment Center (JFKADATC) in Black...
08.20.2018
This position functions as Clinical Director and serves as a consultant for difficult clinical cases, either directly or as supervisor to other physicians, and is the final point of reference for psychiatric and medical clinical matters. Job...
08.20.2018
Central Regional Hospital Where Caring is Contagious! The NC Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is one of the largest, most complex agencies in the state, with approximately 18,000 employees. In collaboration with its partners, it...
08.20.2018
This position is primarily responsible for preparing assigned food products to include breakfast items, meat entrees, vegetables, casseroles; different diet consistencies including pureed and ground, thickening liquids and for cleaning and...
08.20.2018
The Rehabilitation Counselor-in-Charge (CIC) will be located in the Sylva Unit Office. This CIC will be responsible for daily supervision and leadership to the Murphy Office staff which includes two rehabilitation counselors, a vocational...
08.20.2018
The Administrative Associate II (Diet Clerk) position receives patient diet orders via fax from medical staff and enters information into a computerized diet program. Maintains an accurate and current patient master file for all diet orders....
08.20.2018
Plans and supervises Creative Therapy services provided to all residents at JIRDC, directly supervises creative therapy staff, assigns caseloads, develops and assesses documentation and evaluation tools, monitors the quality of art, music,...
08.20.2018
This is an Exempt Policymaking position. Reporting to the Deputy Secretary of Behavioral Health and Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities (DSBH), the Director of the Division of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities, and Substance Abuse...
08.20.2018
This is an Exempt Policymaking position. Reporting directly to the Deputy Secretary of Behavioral Health and Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities (DSBH), the Director, Division of State Operated Healthcare Facilities assists with...
  1. Accounting Technician II Wake County, NC
    The Accounting Technician II position within the Budget and Administrative Services Branch provides cost reporting data entry services for the Division of State Operated Health Facilities (DSOHF), security administration for RACF, NCAS, NCID, and...
  2. ADON Lakeside Psychiatric Hospital/Walter B. Jones Center Pitt County, NC
    *** This position is being reposted. Previous applicants will still be considered and do not need to reapply. If you are looking for a challenging career working as part of a multi-disciplinary team that richly impacts lives, please consider...
  3. Advocate I Wayne County, NC
    Pending Vacancy The Advocate position helps to assure that facility based systems operate so that individuals' rights are upheld and that quality care and treatment are provided. The position fulfills these obligations by being available to and...
  4. Assistant Unit Manager Burke County, NC
    **This is a repost; previous applicants do not need to reapply and are still being considered for this position.** This Assistant Unit Manager position is located in the Morganton VR Unit of WorkSource West. This position is an internal...
  5. Audiologist Wake County, NC
    The CDSA Audiologist functions as the hearing specialist on a multidisciplinary team, providing hearing screenings and audiological evaluations to infants and toddlers with a complex array of medical and developmental disabilities. The...
  6. Autopsy Technician Wake County, NC
    The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner (OCME) Autopsy Division handles approximately 2000 deaths per year and supports a staff of 8 pathologists. Autopsy technicians meet requirements and complete daily caseloads, including: Autopsy Assistance...
  7. Business Officer Moore County, NC
    The CDSA Business Officer organizes and oversees all CDSA business functions and supervises the business office staff. These business functions include budget administration, contracts/agreements, purchasing, medical third party billing,...
  8. Casework Technician Wayne County, NC
    This position serves as the Casework Technician/Administrative Specialist I for the Wayne County School Caseloads and is located at our Satellite Office located at Work Source East here in Goldsboro, NC. The position will include the provision...
  9. Chief Standards Officer Pitt County, NC
    The Chief Standards Officer position is an independent professional and supervisory work in planning, developing, and administering a quality assurance program in a substance use or psychiatric hospital. Job responsibilities are as follow:...
  10. Chief Toxicologist Wake County, NC
    The Chief Toxicologist manages the forensic toxicology laboratory of the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner (OCME) through discovery of primary and secondary causes of sudden, unexpected and unattended, suspicious, accidental, suicidal or...
  11. Child Support Regional Program Wake County, NC
    The purpose of Child Support Services is to enhance the well-being of children by locating noncustodial parents; establishing paternity and support orders; enforcing and modifying support obligations; and collecting and distributing child support...
  12. Child Welfare Trauma and Behavioral Coordinator Wake County, NC
    This Child Welfare Trauma and Behavioral Health Coordinator serves as the lead for the collaboration and coordination of efforts for the Child Welfare section and Division of Mental Health / Developmental Disabilities / Substance Abuse Services...
  13. Children's Program Representative (CPR) Regional, NC
    This position will be the primary link between the NC DSS Child Welfare Section and county child welfare programs for the purpose of disseminating information on policies and best practices to assigned points of contacts in county child welfare...
  14. Clinical Dietitian Wayne County, NC
    This position functions as a member of the interdisciplinary team and participates as a knowledgeable resource person in the planning of the needs of the individual. This position will complete Nutritional Assessments, consultations, develop...
  15. Clinical Dietitian Wayne County, NC
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  17. Clinical Director Buncombe County, NC
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  18. Clinical Director - R.J. Blackley ADATC Granville County, NC
    This position functions as Clinical Director and serves as a consultant for difficult clinical cases, either directly or as supervisor to other physicians, and is the final point of reference for psychiatric and medical clinical matters. Job...
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  20. Cook Wayne County, NC
    This position is primarily responsible for preparing assigned food products to include breakfast items, meat entrees, vegetables, casseroles; different diet consistencies including pureed and ground, thickening liquids and for cleaning and...
  21. Counselor-in-Charge Jackson County, NC
    The Rehabilitation Counselor-in-Charge (CIC) will be located in the Sylva Unit Office. This CIC will be responsible for daily supervision and leadership to the Murphy Office staff which includes two rehabilitation counselors, a vocational...
  22. Diet Clerk Wayne County, NC
    The Administrative Associate II (Diet Clerk) position receives patient diet orders via fax from medical staff and enters information into a computerized diet program. Maintains an accurate and current patient master file for all diet orders....
  23. Director of Creative Therapy Burke County, NC
    Plans and supervises Creative Therapy services provided to all residents at JIRDC, directly supervises creative therapy staff, assigns caseloads, develops and assesses documentation and evaluation tools, monitors the quality of art, music,...
  24. Director, Division of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities, and Substance Abuse Services Wake County, NC
    This is an Exempt Policymaking position. Reporting to the Deputy Secretary of Behavioral Health and Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities (DSBH), the Director of the Division of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities, and Substance Abuse...
  25. Director, Division of State Operated Healthcare Facilities Wake County, NC
    This is an Exempt Policymaking position. Reporting directly to the Deputy Secretary of Behavioral Health and Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities (DSBH), the Director, Division of State Operated Healthcare Facilities assists with...