Maine Medical Partners Pediatric Primary Care is hiring a full time board eligible/board certified child psychiatrist to develop and work primarily in an integrated care model at multiple Maine Medical Partners pediatric offices in the Greater Portland Area. We are seeking a self-starter, highly motivated individual to partner with Primary Care to develop and mold this new position.
A collaborative care model is being sought for the position, and definition and leadership as to how that may look will be part of the job development. Primary ownership of the patient will likely continue to reside with the pediatrician. The majority of the psychiatrist duties will be to collaborate with clinic counselors and pediatricians to co-manage patient care as a team.
Opportunities to teach Tuft’s medical students, residents, fellows, staff, and pediatricians will be available. Opportunities to participate with system change, larger grant projects, or research will be available if desired. Participation and collaboration within Maine Medical Center’s Department of Child Psychiatry will be available and expected.
Administrative and primary oversight is within Maine Medical Partner’s Department of Primary Care. Academic oversight is within Maine Medical Center’s Department of Pediatric Psychiatry.
A shared medical records (EPIC) exists between team members at the clinic sites.
Maine Medical Partners (MMP) is a division of Maine Medical Center and is Maine’s largest multi-specialty group. MMP serves the health care needs of patients throughout Maine and Northern New England. This high quality team of nearly 600 physicians and 300 advanced practice professionals provides a wide range of hospital based, primary, specialty, and sub-specialty adult and pediatric care delivered throughout a network of 30 locations across the State and acts as a regional referral network.
Maine Medical Center (MMC) has 637 licensed beds and is the state’s leading tertiary care hospital, with a full complement of residencies and fellowships and an integral part of Tufts University Medical School. The successful candidate will have an academic appointment at Tufts University School of Medicine, and the position involves teaching and mentoring residents and medical students from the Maine Medical Center-Tufts University School of Medicine Medical School Program.
Situated on the Maine coast, Portland offers the best of urban sophistication combined with small-town friendliness. The area provides four season recreational opportunities, such as skiing, hiking, sailing, and miles of beautiful beaches. Just two hours north of Boston, this is an exceptionally diverse and vibrant community.
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