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Director of Nursing Debbie Hayes

Deborah Hayes, RNBC, MS, BSN

Director of Nursing

Deborah Hayes, RNBC, MS, BSN, Director of Nursing, received her Associates Degree in Nursing from Cape Cod Community College. She then received her BSN from the University of South Florida, which was then followed by a Master’s of Science at Florida Gulf Coast University. Deborah is also a board-certified mental health nurse. Her experience of over 30 years ranges across long-term care settings, assisted living facilities, psychiatric home health, and hospitals, as well as a crisis stabilization unit.

“Our goal is to become the ‘Gold Standard’ in quality care for our patients. The tools we have here at Southcoast Behavioral Health far exceed what has been available in this area. Our staff, layout, and amenities create a positive environment for healing.”

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The staff, doctors and social workers are truly amazing at what they do. They are very understanding and so helpful, and they care about your needs - always. They have no idea how much they helped me grow within such a small amount of time.

– Anonymous Client
Marks of Quality Care
  • The Joint Commission (JCAHO) Gold Seal of Approval