Nationwide Children’s Hospital (NCH) and the Department of Psychiatry at The Ohio State University College of Medicine is seeking a talented Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist to be the Medical Director of Outpatient Services at NCH.
The Medical Director of Outpatient Services will serve to support the ongoing rapid growth of the Behavioral Health service line at the Hospital while working closely with the Chief of Psychiatry / Medical Director, Behavioral Health for oversight of the clinical, quality, safety, education, and research activities for Pediatric/Adolescent Outpatient services at NCH. The overall objective of the Medical Director of Outpatient Services is to maintain and develop integrated programs across ambulatory patient populations and sites, in order to optimize the quality of care for patients served, and advance the fields of psychiatry, psychology, nursing, social work, clinical counseling, marriage and family therapy, and related disciplines through collaborative care and teaching. The Medical Director will have a faculty appointment in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health at The Ohio State University College of Medicine.
The position will be based at the Big Lots Behavioral Health Pavilion in Columbus, Ohio.
The Big Lots Behavioral Health Pavilion is a state-of-the-art 9-story facility dedicated to psychiatric and behavioral health services, research and teaching. The pavilion will open in March 2020 and will be the largest facility of its kind on a pediatric medical campus.
A Medical Degree (M.D. or D.O.).
The successful candidate will have six (6) + years of practicing medicine and some experience as a clinical administrator. The candidate must be Board-certified in child and adolescent psychiatry. The ideal candidate should have excellent clinical, educational and administrative skills. An interest in clinical research is encouraged but not required.
Internal Number: 4545
About Nationwide Children's Hospital
Nationwide Children’s Behavioral Health Services is one of the largest pediatric behavioral health service lines in the United States. It fosters a multidisciplinary, team-based approach to mental health care that integrates psychiatry, psychology, community mental health, and related developmental pediatric behavioral health services at Nationwide Children’s and the Ohio State University. Outpatient psychiatric services have comprehensive nursing support.