Outpatient Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist & Partial Hospitalization Psychiatrist
Akron Children's Hospital
December 29, 2017
Full Time - Entry Level
Ohio-based Akron Children’s Hospital seeks a Child and Adolescent Outpatient Psychiatrist and a Partial Hospitalization 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 90 primary and specialty care locations
An American College of Surgeons certified pediatric trauma center
Over 5,000 employees, nurses and healthcare professionals
The successful candidates will join a well-established team of 11 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.
These positions offer opportunities for:
Partnership with an established team of child and adolescent psychiatrists affording exceptional work-life balance
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
Akron Children’s Hospital is set in the beautiful Cuyahoga Valley, just minutes south of Cleveland. From major league attractions to small-town appeal, the greater Akron area has something for everyone. The area is rich in history and cultural diversity, and provides a stimulating blend of outstanding educational, cultural and recreational resources. This four-season community will have outdoor enthusiasts thrilled with over 40,000 acres of Metro Parks for year round enjoyment. Northeast Ohio has become a premier destination to work, live, play, shop and dine!
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.
2 openings. Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 234
About Akron Children's Hospital
Akron Children's Hospital is one of the largest pediatric hospitals in the U.S., and ranked among the best children's hospitals by U.S. News and World Report. Our dedicated staff manages over 900,000 patient visits each year through our 2 hospital campuses and a large network of locations offering primary and specialty care. We're leading the way to healthier futures for children and communities through expert medical care, research, and prevention and wellness programs. As a teaching affiliate of Northeast Ohio Medical University and other universities, we train new generations of pediatricians, specialists and nurses every year.