The Crittenton Medical Director is the senior medical administrative position in the organization, providing medical leadership as well as providing psychiatric care for Crittenton patients.
The Medical Director provides guidance, leadership and oversight for the delivery of medical care and clinical services, consistent with highest quality practice standards and regulatory/contractual requirements.
S/he shares in the administrative functions that directly impact medical services and collaborates with the management team in overall planning and budget activities. This includes oversight of the activities of physicians and APRNs practicing at Crittenton, including recruiting and credentialing processes.
The Medical Director is also a psychiatric practitioner who remains abreast of the most current relevant medical research and practice methods by actively providing care for Crittenton children and families. Research programs related to patient needs may be conducted within IRB and contractual standards. S/he also represents the organization in individual and group presentations with key publics engaged at Crittenton as referrers, governmental partners, payers, etc.
The position reports to the President and routinely relates to the Board of Trustees as requested by administration and/or the Trustees. The candidate would also collaborate with the President of the Medical Staff to assure organizational integration and participation in SLH/SLHS medical staff functions.
Excellent employment package includes guaranteed salary with fabulous benefits (i.e., malpractice insurance, retirement, insurance, vacation, CME, etc.). All inquiries are confidential.
About Crittenton Children’s Center Located on a picturesque, 96-acre campus in south Kansas City, Missouri, Crittenton offers a full spectrum of mental health services, including: inpatient hospitalization, intensive residential treatment, co-occurring substance abuse and mental health inpatient program and intensive outpatient chemical dependency treatment, intensive in-home services, foster care and adoption case management, and the nationally acclaimed Crittenton Trauma Smart® community-based early intervention model.
About Saint Luke’s Health System Saint Luke’s Health System is a not-for-profit system that includes 10 hospitals and campuses across the Kansas City region; home care and hospice; behavioral health care; dozens of physician practices; and more. We are nationally recognized for quality and innovation, and several of our clinical programs – especially in cardiovascular care and neurology – are nationally and internationally acclaimed for research, innovation, and outcomes.
Send CV or letters to: Mick Allison, System Director, Physician Recruitment & Retention-Saint Luke’s Health System firstname.lastname@example.org / (816)502-8865
About Saint Luke’s Health System
Saint Luke’s Health System is a not-for-profit system that includes 10 hospitals across the Kansas City region; home care and hospice; behavioral health care; dozens of physician practices; and more. We are nationally recognized for quality and innovation, and several of our clinical programs – especially in cardiovascular care and neurology – are nationally and i...nternationally acclaimed for research, innovation, and outcomes. We offer excellent compensation and our benefits package includes incentives for research, education, and quality performance.