Job Details

Job ID: 1256

Type: Physicians

State: NC

Area: Northeastern North Carolina


Description: Seeking an innovative and highly collaborative clinician to provide executive and strategic leadership as the Division Head of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. 144-bed behavioral health facility that will open in the spring of 2025. The new facility will include 24 inpatient beds dedicated to the mental health needs of children and adolescents. The successful candidate needed to lead and manage the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Division by possessing proven administrative and leadership experience, strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to effectively inspire, manage, mentor, and develop faculty and staff. Growing 9-hospital physician led healthcare system 50% clinical/50% administrative Identify and obtain resources to optimize clinic services and achieve goals for patient access, patient volume, physician availability and training, productivity, and quality improvement Optimize patient safety and quality of care working with the Medical Director to ensure clinical quality improvement and patient safety Contribution to an environment, which enhances professional development of division members with the goal of achieving a highly motivated physician and allied professional group Recruitment and retention of well-trained and qualified professional staff to the division within the clinical needs and compensation policies Foster medical education and research in all clinical programs, assuring engagement of all faculty in these efforts Support scholarly activities, which include the education of child psychiatry residents, active research, and support of the school’s, research strategy Serve as the ‘face’ of child and adolescent psychiatry and build external relationships, expand the sphere of influence, advocate for improvements, change within the division, and seek external support and philanthropy Responsible for fiscal stewardship and operational management in partnership with department administration Attendance at child and adolescent departmental meetings and general medical staff meetings as required by hospital and school bylaws Comprehensive benefits including relocation assistance, vacation & sick PTO, CME days & reimbursement, malpractice (with tail), retirement benefits, state health plan health insurance, employer paid dependent health insurance, medical and dental reimbursements, employer paid AD&D, disability, and life insurance Additional supplemental insurance benefits options – Accident, AD&D, Cancer, Critical Illness, Dental, FSA for Healthcare and Dependent Care Expenses, Life, and Vision Preferred Experience and Skills: -8 years of experience in psychiatry field -Appropriate for Associate Professor of Psychiatry or a higher academic rank. -Experience working in academic healthcare setting -Clinical research background preferred

Community/Facility info: We are a regional health system serving 29 counties in eastern North Carolina, and we’re working every day to improve the health of the 1.4 million people we serve. Made up of nine hospitals, physician practices, home health, hospice, wellness centers and other health care services. With more than 350 primary and specialty care providers in more than 70 locations, quality health care is never far from home.

Contact: For more information please contact Ben Ferro at [email protected] or call 716-689-6000.

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