We are seeking a child and adolescent psychiatrist (CAP) who will be responsible for overseeing our 12-bed CBAT unit, which cares for youth with a wide range of psychiatric disorders. We are looking for a physician interested in working in the intensive psychiatric care setting. There is the opportunity for involvement in quality assurance and performance improvement initiatives. We are looking for collaborative individuals who can build working partnerships across disciplines and departments. This is an ideal position for the CAP aiming to work in an intensive psychiatric care setting in order to significantly impact the care of children and their families facing troubling psychiatric illnesses.
Candidates must be board eligible/certified in general and child/adolescent psychiatry. All positions will include a Harvard Medical School appointment, which will be at least one rank below professor with salary dependent upon experience and qualifications. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. CV and brief statement detailing relevant experience should be submitted electronically to Patricia Ibeziako, MD, Associate Chief for Clinical Services, Department of Psychiatry, Boston Children's Hospital, at firstname.lastname@example.org
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Internal Number: 2021_02_15
About Boston Children's Hospital
Embedded in Boston Children's Hospital, the #1 children's hospital from the U.S. News & World Report, the Department of Psychiatry (Department) is committed to the development and implementation of a responsive behavioral health care continuum so as to provide children and adolescents with the right services in the right setting at the right time. To do so, the Department has embraced a stepped-care approach to mental health care whereby patients are grouped into mild, moderate, or severe levels of functioning as a means of determining the most effective care setting. The Department embraces that the establishment of an effective behavioral health care continuum will require successful collaborative care partnerships between psychiatry specialty care, primary care providers, school professionals, and community mental health providers. With nearly 50 child psychiatrists and over 100 psychologists, besides the CBAT unit, the Department provides has outpatient, inpatient, CL, and school-based specialty psychiatry services. The Department is committed to the highest quality of care, innovative research, education of the next generation of educators, and the wellness of its staff.