Acclaim Physician Group, a partner with JPS Health Network
May 25, 2018
Fort Worth, Texas
Full Time - Entry Level
Mental Health/Social Services
The Acclaim Physician Group, Inc. an affiliate of John Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth, Texas is looking for a qualified full-time Child and Adolescent Outpatient Psychiatrist to join the faculty of the Department of Psychiatry.
The John Peter Smith Hospital District and the Department of Psychiatry has embarked on a comprehensive redesign of mental health services for Tarrant County, Texas. The Department is highly collegial, and values evidence-based clinical practice and a commitment to teaching.
Faculty will provide leadership, direct clinical care, and administrative supervision of clinical services in the outpatient clinic through comprehensive evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment planning.
Faculty has the opportunity to supervise residents in psychiatry, family medicine and emergency medicine, medical students, physician assistant students and nurse practitioner students. The Department of Psychiatry staffs the John Peter Smith Hospital Network’s Child and Adolescent services in five (5) Outpatient Clinics as well as staffs the Adolescent Inpatient Unit within Trinity Springs Pavilion located at John Peter Smith Hospital.
The outpatient services are designed around a collaborative multi-disciplinary team that includes psychiatrically trained Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Social Workers and a nursing staff that is experienced, committed and collaborative. The C&A clinics operate various days and half days Monday through Friday. The provider in this role would primarily work between 2 different Outpatient Clinics. Weekend call occurs approximately once every 8-10 weeks. Candidate must be willing to treat adults as well as adolescents while on call
Medical degree (MD or DO)
Unrestricted TX medical license by hire date
Board Certified or Board Eligible in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Valid DEA certificate with prescriptive authority
Valid driver’s license and personal vehicle or access to a reasonable alternative
Excellent analytical, organizational, interpersonal, oral and written communication skills with attention to detail is required.
Fluency in Spanish or other foreign language is a plus
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: OCAP2018
About Acclaim Physician Group, a partner with JPS Health Network
Acclaim is a multi-specialty medical practice group that provides care at John Peter Smith Hospital, JPS health centers and school-based clinics as well as the Acclaim Ben Hogan Bone & Joint Institute and the Acclaim Klabzuba OB-Gyn Clinic.
With a commitment to put patients first, Acclaim's more than 350 providers focus on providing health care experiences that matter most: highly skilled and compassionate physicians and advanced practice providers who engage patients and their families in making medical decisions as well as coordinating care as patients move through the health care system.