AREA CHIEF PSYCHIATRIST

Date: Aug 16, 2019

Location: Indianapolis, IN, US, 46202

Organization: HHC

Eskenazi Health serves as the public hospital division of the Health & Hospital Corporation of Marion County. Physicians provide a comprehensive range of primary and specialty care services at the 315-bed hospital and outpatient facilities both on and off of the Eskenazi Health downtown campus as well as at 10 Eskenazi Health Center sites located throughout Indianapolis.

Enjoying your job makes smiling easy.  At Eskenazi Health, we care about our employees and want them to have the best experience possible while on the job.  Eskenazi Health is always looking for quality professionals to fill positions in the organization.

We are one of America's largest essential health systems.  Our mission is to Advocate, Care, Teach and Serve, with special emphasis on the vulnerable populations of Marion County, Indiana.  Our academic health system provides a comprehensive range of primary and specialty care services within our 315-bed hospital and inpatient facilities as well as 11 community health centers located throughout Indianapolis.  We put our patients first, and we provide excellent quality care indiscriminately and without consideration of financial factors.

Eskenazi Health is seeking an Area Chief Psychiatrist of Addiction Services for the Midtown Community Health Center. This position will provide leadership, expertise and care for staff and patients.  It is ideal for an addictions psychiatrist ready for the next step in their career.

The successful Area Chief Psychiatrist of Addiction Services will influence our organization's ongoing operations and success.  In addition, this role will:

 

  • Operate within the Indiana Medical Practice Act
  • Develop and administer policies and standards of care
  • Participate in the delivery of clinical services in the area
  • Represent center-wide medical policies and procedures   
  • Review clinical data within the program for utilization
  • Participate in center-wide quality improvement & quality of care  
  • Meet with members of staff & service providers to facilitate planning and implementation of goals
  • Assist/ support managers to schedule staff for appropriate care
  • Share oversight of productivity/ outcome measures
  • Assist the Program Manager in analysis of cost and time issues
  • Serve on committees/ task forces in the Center, Eskenazi Health, & Indiana University Medical Center
  • Direct and coordinate education and training of staff, students, & residents in the program
  • Assist with recruitment of psychiatrists
  • Alter activities/behaviors to ensure adequate care for patients
  • Maintain memberships in professional organizations and participate regularly
  • Assume other responsibilities assigned by the center CMO and CEO 


JOB REQUIREMENTS:
 

  • Minimum of Doctor of Medicine degree or equivalent, plus specialty psychiatric training; medical administrative experience in the field of psychiatry/mental health is desirable but not required
  • Must be Board Certified
  • Sub-specialty training in addiction psychiatry, with a minimum of three years of clinical experience in addiction psychiatry





 

Accredited by The Joint Commission and named one of the nation’s 150 best places to work by Becker’s Hospital Review for three consecutive years and Forbes list of best places to work for women, and Forbes list of America’s best midsize employers’ Eskenazi Health’s programs have received national recognition while also offering new health care opportunities to the local community. As the sponsoring hospital for Indianapolis Emergency Medical Services, the city’s primary EMS provider, Eskenazi Health is also home to the first adult Level I trauma center in Indiana, the only verified adult burn center in Indiana, the first community mental health center in Indiana and the Eskenazi Health Center Primary Care – Center of Excellence in Women’s Health, just to name a few.


Nearest Major Market: Indianapolis

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