Board Certified Psychiatrist

Location: New York City, NY, United States
Date Posted: 08-10-2018
We are seeking a Clinical Director for the New York City Children's Center (NYCCC) Psychiatric Center.

Background: NYCCC provides a comprehensive  array of behavioral health care services to youth with serious emotional disturbances  that help foster recovery and successful functioning  in the home, school and community.   NYCCC offers a full range of programs and services including inpatient hospitalization,  behavioral health clinic, day treatment/intensive  day treatment, intensive case management,  crisis intervention,  learning resource center, community  respite, and youth and family support within a safe and therapeutic  environment.

The main clinic is located in in Bellrose, NY but the Clinical Director will oversee programs in Brooklyn, Bronx, and Manhattan facilities as detailed below.  

Main Facility Inpatient/Outpatient Clinic: 
  • 74-03 Commonwealth  Boulevard;  Bellerose,  NY 11426
Satellite Outpatient Clinics
  • 1819 Bergen Street; Brooklyn, NY 11233
  • 595 Gerard Avenue;  Bronx, NY 10451
  • 110 East 88th STreet, New yorkm NY 10128
Satellite Inpatient Clinic
  • 1000 Waters Place, Bronx, NY 10451
Scope of Work:
The Clinical Director position at NYCCC offers a unique administrative opportunity  to lead the clinical care and physician's team at the largest children's  psychiatric hospital in New York State. This role provides a mix of teaching, development and supervision  across a continuum  of care that includes inpatient, day treatment  and clinic services throughout four of New York City's boroughs. The facility-wide Clinical Director will guide and partner with supervisory  physicians with the goal of developing  programs that improve the quality of life for the individuals served.  An opportunity for an academic appointment  with one of our academic  partners may be available.   The Clinical Director is responsible for the administration,  oversight,  evaluation and continuous  improvement of all psychiatric,  medical, and contracted  medical  services provided by psychiatric  center staff and consultants.   The Clinical Director will participate in overall executive  management  and strategic plan development.   The Clinical Director supervises the credentialing  and privileging process, and has primary responsibility  for developing,  updating and implementing  clinical policies and procedures  and together with the other members of the Executive Cabinet, ensures that NYCCC is in compliance  with all Office of Mental Health (OMH), Center for Medicaid and Medicare Services (CMS), The Joint Commission  (TJC) and other external accrediting  bodies' standards,  rules and regulations.   Ultimately, the Clinical Director ensures that the clinical mission of the facility is successfully  aligned with the overall mission of OMH to promote the mental health and well-being  of all New Yorkers so that they can reach their ultimate goal of hope and recovery.

Position Requirements/Qualifications:
The successful candidate will have a Board Certification in Psychiatry issued by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, or an equivalent certifying body. 
Must have a minimum of seven (7) years of extensive professional experience providing services to people diagnosed with mental illness. Two (2) out of the seven (7) years must have been in a position comparable to a Clinical Chief of Service in the NYS Office of Mental Health.  
A valid license to practice medicine in NYS or a NYS limited permit and licensure in another state or Canada. 
Must have eligibility for full and unconditional participation in the Medicaid and Medicare programs.
Creativity, passion and a trauma-informed  mindset  are key traits sought in candidates.

Interested candidates must submit an online application at the link below, along with copies of their Curriculum Vitae and a letter of interest.
Copies of license, Board Certification and proof of education must be provided prior to scheduling an interview.

Ana Rowling
Recruiter Manager
2151 Linglestown Road, Suite 180 ‚óŹ Harrisburg, PA 17110
Inquiries about this position must be sent by email.
GHG is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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