Ohio-based Akron Children’s Hospital seeks an OutpatientChild and Adolescent Psychiatrist to join its physician team. Akron Children’s Hospital is the largest pediatric healthcare system in Northeast Ohio and is ranked among the best children’s hospitals by US News and World Report.
This integrated healthcare delivery system includes:
Two free-standing pediatric hospitals
More than 800 providers, who manage 900,000+ patient visits annually
A network of more than 80 primary and specialty care locations
Over 5,000 employees, nurses and healthcare professionals
The successful candidate will see outpatients in our Boardman office and will join a well-established team of 13 Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists, who provide comprehensive mental health services. Inpatient care is provided in a 24 bed inpatient unit, staffed by Inpatient Psychiatrists who also serve as consultation liaisons to hospitalized patients. Outpatients are treated in the 20 bed partial hospitalization unit and through intense outpatient service programs. In addition, the Psychiatric Intake Response Center, located within the Emergency Department at Akron Children’s Hospital provides access to behavioral health services 24 hours a day, 7 days per week.
This position offers opportunities for:
Partnership with an established team of child and adolescent psychiatrists affording exceptional work-life balance
A leadership role in regional expansion services
Active involvement in medical student, resident, and fellowship education; academic appointment at Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED) is available and commensurate with experience
Research and innovation available through the Rebecca D. Considine Research Institute and partnerships with NEOMED and local universities
An attractive compensation and benefit package
The Mahoning Valley is an exciting and vibrant place to live…outstanding parks, museums, theaters, art galleries, sport events, golf courses, country clubs, live concert and event venues, biking and hiking trails, lakes and much more provide residents with a dynamic choice of recreational opportunities. This area is successfully transitioning to a technology and knowledge-based economy by leveraging its industrial and academic strengths. In just the last two years, 107 businesses have invested $682 million here, creating over 4500 new jobs!
Interested candidates may submit their CV to Jane Hensley, via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. To learn more, visit our website at www.akronchildrens.org or call 330-543-3015.
Requirements include MD or DO degree, board eligibility/certification in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and the ability to obtain an active medical license in the state of Ohio.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 12345
About Akron Children's Hospital
Akron Children’s Hospital is the largest pediatric healthcare system in Northeast Ohio, serving over 700,000 patients each year. With two free-standing pediatric hospitals and 27+ primary care offices, the Akron Children’s Hospital system provides services at nearly 90 locations across an urban, suburban and rural region of Ohio. The services and subspecialties at Akron Children’s hospital span the entire scope of medical services available today – from routine and preventative care to emerging technologies in surgery and patient care. The hospital is listed as HealthCare’s “Most Wired”® designation and integrated to the Epic EMR in 2012. The operational strategy and population base has positioned the hospital well for healthcare policy changes.
Akron Children’s is dedicated to family-centered care, and improving the treatment of childhood illness and injury through research at the Rebecca D. Considine Clinical Research Institute. Quality is a strategic focus of Akron Children’s Hospital through the Mark A. Watson Center for Operations Excellence, using tools such as Lean Six Sigma.