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Chair of the Division of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Employer
Cook County Health and Hospitals System
Location
Chicago, Illinois
Posted Date
Apr 17, 2024
Reference
24649

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Specialty
Psychiatry
Position Type
Permanent

Job Details

Cook County Health (CCH) is seeking a Chair of the Division of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry to join an exceptional team serving patients across the greater Chicago area. Under the direction of the Chair of the Department of Psychiatry, the Division Chairman for Child and Adolescent Services will coordinate clinical services and directly manage all staff within his/her assigned service area(s). This Divisional Chairman will oversee divisional psychiatric clinicians, administrators and service contracts within CCH. In addition to administrative duties, this Psychiatrist will provide psychiatric assessment and management of patients with co-morbid medical disease and mental illness, as well as initial psychiatric consultations and subsequent treatment within assigned areas of the CCH. Join Cook County Health and become a key member of a high performing organization that's changing lives throughout Chicago.
  • Competitive salary and benefits packages starting at $312,377
  • Must be a Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy Medicine (DO) from accredited program
  • Completion of a General Psychiatry residency from an accredited program is required
  • Completion of a Child and Adolescent Psychiatry fellowship from an accredited program is required
  • Licensed as a physician and a surgeon in the State of Illinois or have the ability to obtain licensure prior to starting employment is required
  • Valid Illinois and Federal controlled substance license or have the ability to obtain prior to starting employment is required
  • Must be board-certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN)
  • Must be board-certified in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry from the ABPN
  • 5 or more years of experience providing psychiatric evaluation and treatment to patients is required
  • 5 years of post-residency clinical experience in a complex healthcare environment is required
  • 3 years of administrative and management experience in a multi-faceted psychiatry department is required
  • Experience providing emergency and inpatient psychiatric consultations to medical ill patients is required
  • Experience managing services and scheduling is required
  • Bilingual skills are highly preferred

Where You'll Work

As the flagship facility for Cook County Health, the John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital is an award-winning 450-bed teaching hospital located in the heart of Chicago. The hospital offers a comprehensive range of specialty and sub-specialty care services and is home to one of the busiest and most advanced Level 1 trauma centers in the nation. Its commitment to providing state-of-the-art and high-quality care has made this hospital one of the best in the country.

Where You'll Live

The third largest city in the country, Chicago has a vibrant energy and a rich cultural tapestry. Its iconic skyline, diverse and renown culinary options, deep-rooted blues and jazz scene and world-class museums such as the Art Institute of Chicago, are just a few of the things that make this city so iconic. With thriving industries and a strong sense of community, Chicago stands as a dynamic and inviting urban haven.

Who You'll Work For

For more than 180 years, Cook County Health has provided high-quality care to patients across the greater Chicago area. Today, Cook County Health serves more than 600,000 individuals through a broad network of award-winning facilities consisting of two hospitals and dozens of health centers. By innovating care and modernizing its facilities, Cook County Health not only offers patients access to state-of-the-art care services, but access to some of the best healthcare professionals in the nation.

Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran

Job ID Number: 24649

Company

As one of the largest public health systems in the country, the Cook County Health and Hospitals System (CCHHS) cares for more than 300,000 individuals resulting in over 1 million patient visits each year.  Our mission to care for all, regardless of their ability to pay, dates back to 1835. In that time, we have cared for millions of patients and trained thousands of doctors, nurses and health professionals. We conduct important research making substantial contributions to current practices. With a patient-centric focus, we look to our teams to provide a commitment to leading edge practices and approaches, collegial relationships and the CCHHS mission.

Company info
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Telephone
312-864-2927
Location
1900 West Polk
Chicago
IL
60612
US

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