Associate Chief, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry: Academic setting in beach community
Children's Specialty Group/Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters
May 4, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
A partnership-track faculty position is available in a physician-owned independent, multispecialty group near Virginia Beach. This is a full-time, newly-created position due to significant, full-continuum service line growth and practice succession planning.
Children Specialty Group (CSG) and Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters’ (CHKD) vision for the future of the Child & Adolescent Psychiatry practice involves a $50 million development of a med-psych inpatient unit, partial hospital, IOP, and a psychiatric inpatient unit. The Associate Chief of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry will help lead the expansion of services, as well as the development of graduate medical education programs. This is a unique senior leadership opportunity to contribute to the design of an expanding psychiatric service at CHKD and Eastern Virginia Medical School.
The Associate Chief will help lead a multi-disciplinary team of psychiatrists, psychologists, socials workers, and psychiatric nurse practitioners in expanding services to meet the growing demand for child and adolescent psychiatric services and to train our next generation of behavioral health professionals.
We offer an excellent, competitive salary and benefit plan including sign-on bonus, relocation, CME, short and long-term disability, malpractice insurance, retirement plan, profit-sharing, and health insurance. This position is a unique, partnership track opportunity in an academic setting.
Candidates must be board certified in child & adolescent psychiatry or tripled boarded with outstanding clinical and teaching skills, medical director experience, and clinical administrative acumen. Faculty appointment will be commensurate with experience and academic achievements.
Internal Number: 0005
About Children's Specialty Group/Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters
Centrally located on the East Coast, CSG and CHKD serve the southeastern region of Virginia known as Hampton Roads. The region comprises nine major cities: Norfolk, Virginia Beach, Portsmouth, Chesapeake, Suffolk, Hampton, Newport News, Poquoson and Williamsburg. When including Elizabeth City, NC and Kill Devil Hills, NC, Hampton Roads is the 33rd largest Combined Statistical Area in the United States and eighth largest metro area in the Southeast. It is located 200 miles south of Washington, D.C., and 100 miles south of Richmond, the capital of Virginia.
There are over 1.7 million residents in Hampton Roads. Consistently earning high ranks in various “quality of life” surveys, the region offers an affordable cost of living and abounds in cultural, educational and economic opportunities. Seven colleges and universities, as well as two community-college systems, offer residents ample educational resources. International trade, shipbuilding, health care, tourism, military facilities and agriculture provide a diverse economic base with a wide range of employment possibilities. Hampton Roads, also known as the Tidewater region, boasts a year-round coastal climate, with mild winter...s and pleasant autumn and spring seasons. Summers are warm, yet tempered by breezes from the Atlantic Ocean, Chesapeake Bay and neighboring waterways.