The University of Kansas Hospital - Marillac Campus, a 52 bed, comprehensive Center of Excellence for Child Psychiatry in Overland Park, KS. Our strong affiliation with the medical center supports Marillac Campus’ commitment to provide excellence in service to child and adolescent patients.
We are seeking an additional BC/BE full-time Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist to join this busy and highly respected inpatient service. Our current team includes three full-time and one part-time BC/BE child psychiatrists and rotating trainees including Child Psychiatry fellows, general psychiatry residents, and medical students.
The University of Kansas Hospital - Marillac Campus
Provides care to a large catchment area throughout Kansas
Serves patients age 4 – 17 with a broad array of complex psychiatric conditions
The responsibilities of the position include
Inpatient care of acutely ill child and adolescent psychiatry patients
Rotating weekend coverage averaging 10-12 year
Opportunity for teaching and other academic pursuits
Opportunity for research and/or scholarly activities
About The University of Kansas Hospital - Marillac Campus
The University of Kansas Hospital – Marillac Campus is a psychiatric hospital providing care 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Our setting is structured for children and adolescents who are experiencing acute crises affecting their ability to function safely in the community or home setting. Our treatment team includes board-certified psychiatrists, nurses, therapists, social workers and youth ca...re specialists.
A therapeutic and trauma-informed model of care called Sanctuary guides our clinical decisions and treatment. The Sanctuary model uses SELF – safety, emotional management, loss and future – to support children, adolescents and families in learning about trauma and its impact, and to encourage positive change and growth.