Medical Director of Psychiatric Inpatient Services - Westport, CT

Bridgeport, Connecticut
May 25, 2023
Position Type
Job Schedule: Full Time
Standard Hours: 40
Job Shift: Shift 1
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Leadership Opportunity- Psychiatric Inpatient Services - Westport, CT

Hartford HealthCare's Behavioral Health Network (HHC BHN), one ofthe largest integrated behavioral health systems in New England, has a rewarding leadership opportunity for a BC Psychiatrist to manage a cohesive multidisciplinary inpatient team. The Medical Director will be located at the attractive 76-bed Westport campus and behavioral health treatment hub in Fairfield County, servicing adult, dual diagnosis, and child/adolescent inpatients.

Reporting to the Department Chair, the Medical Director will have 50% administrative time and no clinical call, and lead a high performing team of psychiatrists. The Director will manage day to day clinical services including interdisciplinary workflow, and protocol development and management.
    • Liaise with leadership of other departments and enjoy close collegial relationships with psychiatrists at other sites in the HHC BHN including the renowned Institute of Living.
    • Academic appointment at The Frank H Netter School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University toward teaching residents and medical students.
    • Faculty practice or potential for private practice.
    • Market competitive salary with additional bonus structure, generous paid time off, CME, and more
    • Emphasis on work/life balance

There are no limits to what you can achieve when you join Hartford HealthCare. Practice with nationally respected colleagues in a progressive, physician-led environment. Our broad network includes seven academic tertiary and community teaching hospital settings, a multi specialty medical group employing nearly 2,000 providers, and state wide rehab, senior care, community care networks across CT.

The HHC BHN includes a state wide network of acute and outpatient care offering you robust opportunities to advance your career and explore your interests, all within a deeply embedded culture of diversity, inclusion, innovation, and focus on the highest quality of care. We are teachers, researchers, innovators, leaders and, most of all, caregivers.

Located less 90 minutes from New York City, Connecticut offers you and your family access to a lifestyle that is second to none. Enjoy the finest schools in the nation, four beautiful seasons of recreational activities, and options to live at the shore, in leafy suburbs, or in vibrant urban areas.


For additional information:

E-mail Samuel McNeil, Physician Recruiter, Samuel.McNeil@hhchealth.orgor call/text 860-637-5571.

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