AdCare Hospital has announced the promotions of Andrea M. Dayotas, MA, CAGS, LMHC, to executive director of Inpatient Services and Heidi K. Souza, MA, NBCC, LADC-II, CADC-1, to Clinical Director of Inpatient Services. “The advancement of these two dedicated and professional employees will strengthen the care we provide our patients from admissions through discharge,” said Romas Buivydas, PHD, LMHC, CEO.
As executive director, Dayotas will provide administrative oversight for admissions, counseling, case management, care coordination, placement, and CCHP (Central Community Health Partnership).
Dayotas joined AdCare as Program Manager in 2019 bringing more than 15 years of experience in behavioral healthcare settings as a clinician, educator, and leader. She was named treatment director in 2021.
Souza has worked in the addiction field for over eight years, most recently as clinical supervisor for AdCare Hospital. In her new role as clinical director of Inpatient Services, Ms. Souza will provide administrative oversight of counselors, as well as administrative and clinical oversight of clinical supervisors.