The lead organization for the West Michigan Mental Health Community Collaborative, Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital, offers an excellent opportunity for a full-time board certified or board eligible Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist. As the prime pediatric, clinical academic partner of Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, Helen Devos Children’s Hospital offers teaching opportunities and academic appointments for qualified candidates. Support for clinical research is also available.
The dynamic and growing team currently includes three child psychiatrists, a parent educator, and eight pediatric psychologists with a plan for continued growth. The new partner will enjoy working in a practice that provides for the behavioral health needs of the tertiary and quaternary patient populations including consult-liaison, outpatient consult bridge clinic, and psychiatric evaluations for patients evaluated for autism in a center of excellence. Candidates must enjoy working collaboratively to evaluate and treat children with complex medical illness and/or developmental disabilities. The new partner would be a member of the Spectrum Health Medical Group, a growing, physician-led, multispecialty practice. For more information, visit shmg.org and helendevoschildrens.org.
Ranked in 6-specialties (2017-18) US News & World Report Best Children’s Hospitals, Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital is a state-of-the-art, globally integrated, 236-bed free standing dedicated children’s hospital located on the main campus of Spectrum Health. Annually, there are 8760 inpatient and 124,600 ambulatory visits, as well as over 55,185 children seen in the Pediatric Emergency Department (Level 1 Trauma rated). HDVCH also has one of the nation’s largest Level 4 NICU’s (108-beds).
Compensation and Benefits:
The Spectrum Health Medical Group offers a competitive compensation package including health, dental, and vision insurance, and matching retirement programs. Also included is malpractice insurance with tail coverage, and a generous CME and PTO allowance.
Karyn Hazel, Physician Recruiter, Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.
Diverse Candidates encouraged to Apply
Board Certified/Board Eligible
Triple Board Preferred
Additional Salary Information: Guaranteed Salary
Eligible for up to 5% Physician Bonus annually
Internal Number: 2019 Recruitment
About Helen DeVos Children's Hospital | Grand Rapids, MI
Spectrum Health is a not-for-profit, award winning, integrated health system based in West Michigan. Our organization includes a medical center, regional community hospitals, a dedicated children's hospital, a multispecialty medical group and a nationally recognized health plan, Priority Health. Spectrum Health Medical Group is a multispecialty physician group dedicated to putting patients' needs first. The medical group is a gateway to Spectrum Health's many qualified and highly skilled specialists, and comprehensive services. We invite you to get to know us and our services better (www.shmg.org), and see for yourself what makes us unique.