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Child/Adolescent Psychiatrist at Northern Light Acadia Hospital

Bangor, Maine
Job Type
1 Aug 2022

Northern Light Acadia Hospital is seeking a board-certified/board-eligible child psychiatrist to join our Child and Adolescent Inpatient Team in Bangor, Maine. In this position, you will join one of New England s most comprehensive, technologically advanced freestanding psychiatric facilities!

The inpatient child psychiatrist leads an interdisciplinary team responsible for providing psychiatric care and teaching on the pediatric inpatient service. They will also be will be eligible for a clinical faculty position at the University of New England School of Osteopathic Medicine.

Position Details:

  • Monday-Friday schedule
  • Call is taken on rotation with medical staff and occurs approximately every 8 weeks
  • Candidates should have solid clinical, teaching, and leadership skills
  • Position reports to the medical director of pediatric psychiatric services

Responsibilities Include:

  • Oversee the diagnostic process and formulation/implementation of treatment plans
  • In conjunction with the interdisciplinary pediatric psychiatry team, perform diagnostic evaluations, initiate treatment interventions, provide follow-up evaluations as are indicated, and lead interdisciplinary team meetings
  • Incorporate a variety of clinical perspectives and provide clinical leadership/supervision in treatment team meetings
  • Collaborate with other clinicians to develop overall treatment philosophy and goals

Northern Light Acadia Hospital is a regional, acute care psychiatric hospital that is a leader in the provision of tele-psychiatry services, including consultations to regional emergency departments. We offer innovative programming in behavioral home health, integrated behavioral healthcare in primary care practices, a Mood and Memory Clinic, intensive outpatient treatment, ECT, Ketamine, and an inpatient psychiatric treatment and observation unit. We are the sole corporate member of Northern Light Acadia Healthcare, which offers a substance use disorder treatment program, case management services, and other outpatient mental health services in surrounding Penobscot, Waldo, and Know counties.

Why Choose Northern Light Acadia Hospital?

  • Competitive compensation and benefits package
  • Student loan reimbursement program
  • Relocation and sign-on bonuses
  • Flexible schedules and exceptional work/life balance
  • Leadership and teaching opportunities
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  • Job Reference: 674811840-2
  • Date Posted: 1 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Northern Light Health
  • Location: Bangor, Maine
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent