Medical Director – Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (Inpatient)
MultiCare Health System
Physicians affiliated with MultiCare are recognized as being among the best healthcare providers in the Northwest region with an expansive primary care clinical network as well as both adult and pediatric specialists, providing easy access for patient consultations right here in the community.
You’ll find everything you need to excel in your job including outstanding facilities, comprehensive resources and talented teammates in partnering for healing and a healthy future.
MultiCare is a recognized leader in the use of advanced technology and Epic, our Electronic Health Record (EHR), keeps our staff better connected throughout the healthcare system.
MultiCare Health System is seeking a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Medical Director (65% clinical practice/35% administrative duties) for a newly established child and adolescent psychiatric inpatient service located at Tacoma General Hospital. This unit has 25 beds and houses voluntary and involuntary patients ranging in age from 13 to 18. This is a fantastic opportunity to further develop an inpatient psychiatric program and to unite with the largest behavioral health organization in the state of Washington. Competitive salary, a full array of benefits and a great location makes this an ideal choice for the provider who is looking to experience the best of Northwest living from big-city amenities to the pristine beauty and recreational opportunities of the great outdoors.
Board certified in psychiatry
Minimum of 3-5 years’ clinical experience, providing direct patient care
Experience as a medical director or in a comparable leadership role
Additional education in healthcare administration preferred
Licensed in the state of WA by the time of employment
DEA, NPI & prescriptive authority
Current BLS for Healthcare Providers certification by the American Heart Association
MultiCare Health System is a not-for-profit health care organization committed to our mission of “partnering for healing and a healthy future”. Our 18,000 team members (employees, providers and volunteers) are united by MultiCare’s values of respect, integrity, stewardship, excellence, collaboration and kindness.
Our roots date back more than a century to the founding of Tacoma’s first hospital. Since then, we’ve grown to become Washington State’s largest community-based, locally governed health care system with numerous primary care, urgent care and specialty services — including Immediate Clinic, MultiCare Indigo Urgent Care, Pulse Heart Institute and MultiCare Rockwood Clinic. Our system of care also includes eight hospitals:
Allenmore Hospital (Tacoma)
Auburn Medical Center (Auburn)
Covington Medical Center (Covington)
Deaconess Hospital (Spokane)
Good Samaritan Hospital (Puyallup)
Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital (Tacoma)
Tacoma General Hospital (Tacoma)
Valley Hospital (Spokane)
MultiCare is also proud of our commitment to workforce diversity and culturally competent care. This commitment is led by our CEO and supported through employee education and community outreach.
MultiCare is an equal opportunity employer. Hiring decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status or age.