ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR OF CORRECTIONAL PSYCHIATRY

Location
Chicago, Illinois
Posted
Feb 17, 2017
Ref
001120087
Specialty
Psychiatry
Position Type
Permanent

ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR OF CORRECTIONAL PSYCHIATRY

Cermak Health Services at Cook County Jail

Cook County Health & Hospitals System

Chicago, IL

JOB SUMMARY     

Under the direction of the Division Chief of Correctional Psychiatry, the Associate Director of Correctional Psychiatry provides administrative and clinical support to the Division Chief’s duties and responsibilities as clinical leader of Psychiatry. Supervises Attending Physician-Correctional Psychiatrists and Physician Assistants in addition to providing direct patient care services in Psychiatry as well as peer relief in other clinical areas. Coordinates clinical services and administrative tasks with the Division Chief of Correctional Psychiatry, Chief Correctional Psychologist, and Mental Health Director. Provides clinical and administrative coverage when the Division Chief of Correctional Psychiatry is not available.   

Link to this job posting for a detailed job description and application process: https://cookcountyil.taleo.net/careersection/200/jobdetail.ftl?lang=en&job=00120087

To receive Veteran Preference, appropriate discharge papers must be attached to the online application. 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • MD or DO from an accredited college or university is required.
  • Board certification by ABPN (American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology) is required.
  • Licensed as a Physician in the State of Illinois is required.
  • Current Controlled Substance License in the State of Illinois is required.
  • Current Federal DEA licensure is required.
  • Completion of an accredited residency program in Psychiatry is required.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Prior management and leadership experience in a complex healthcare environment are preferred