Peter Edis

Peter Edis


Behavioral Health Care Professional with ten years of experience as Hospital Director. Responsible for all functions of inpatient and outpatient service lines. Financial, regulatory, and clinically savvy; extensive experience in program development as well as complete operations turn a-rounds. Previously reported to a board of diverse professionals and other community members for the purpose of grant accountability. Familiar with overall hospital operations through work with executive level administration.


Obtain a leadership position in which I can utilize my skills to meet organizational objectives, while contributing positively to the company culture and the community it serves.

Work History

Work History
Sep 2008 - Present


PSI / Holly Hill Hospital
Provide after-hours and weekend behavioral health support to a local hospital's emergency department. Consult with the physician, nurse, family, and patient in determining a provision diagnosis and formulating a treatment plan that includes follow up on in an inpatient or outpatient basis.
Mar 2005 - Apr 2008

Program Director

PSI / Horizon Health
Overall responsibility for inpatient and outpatient psychiatric service lines, including P&L responsibility and strategic planning for a 320 bed regional medical center located in the Crystal Coast Region of North Carolina; served as integral member of the organizational leadership team as the resident behavioral health expert.
Jun 1999 - Mar 2005

Program Director

Region-leading provider of behavioral health services, with 32,000 staff in various medical centers, clinics, and other services; manager of inpatient and outpatient health / BHS programs  Led operations of inpatient, partial hospital, intensive outpatient, criminal justice, and employee assistance service lines for a 200 bed regional health care system with a 24/7 Emergency Department that also served as the gate for admission of behavioral health patients;
Sep 2000 - Dec 2004

Adjunct Instructor / Part Time

University of North Carolina at Pembroke
 Instructor for the Social Work, Sociology, and Criminal Justice Department – Classes Taught: Treatment of Addiction, Family aspects of Addiction, Addiction and Society, Dual Diagnosis, Concepts in Sociology, Medical Terminology.  Created a linkage between the University and my Hospital for the purpose of providing a site for students to complete field work, internships / Coops, and other field work.


1995 - 1998


Dominican College of Blauvelt
1992 - 1994


State University of New York at New Paltz
1989 - 1991




Health Care / Behavioral Health Care Director

10 years experience as a hospital director and member of the leadership team. Behavioral health care operations, regulatory, Joint Commission, community relations, staff education, alternatives to restraints, marketing, budgets, expense management, profit and loss, monthly financial reports, managed care contracting, rate negotiation, mental health reform, emergency services, 24/7 on call responsibility, staffing, FTE management, hiring, supervising, terminating employees.