Are you passionate about providing mental health care to children and adolescents? Are you seeking an opportunity that allows you to make a significant impact in the lives of young patients? Look no further! Dayton Children's Hospital is currently seeking a skilled and compassionate Child/Adolescent Psychiatrist to join our dedicated team on weekends.
About Dayton Children's Hospital:
As a leader in pediatric healthcare, Dayton Children's Hospital is dedicated to providing exceptional care to infants, children, and adolescents in the Dayton community and beyond. Our hospital offers a comprehensive range of services, including psychiatric care, in a child-friendly and family-centered environment.
We are seeking a highly motivated Child/Adolescent Psychiatrist to provide mental health evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment to our young patients. In this role, you will work closely with our interdisciplinary team to develop and implement individualized treatment plans, monitor progress, and provide ongoing support to patients and their families. This is a 0.8 FTE position and will cover the behavioral health unit on weekends (Saturday and Sunday) with 5 weekends off per year.
Conduct comprehensive psychiatric evaluations for children and adolescents.
Develop and implement treatment plans, including medication management and therapy services.
Collaborate with other healthcare professionals, including psychologists, social workers, and nurses, to ensure holistic and coordinated care.
Provide crisis intervention and emergency psychiatric evaluations as needed.
Educate patients, families, and caregivers regarding mental health issues, treatment options, and coping strategies.
Maintain accurate and up-to-date medical records and documentation in accordance with hospital policies and procedures.
Medical degree from an accredited medical school
Board certification or eligibility in Child/Adolescent Psychiatry
Valid medical license and ability to practice in Ohio.
Excellent diagnostic and clinical skills in child/adolescent psychiatry
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Empathy and ability to establish trust and rapport with patients and their families.
Competitive compensation package
Flexible weekend schedule
Collaborative and supportive work environment
Access to cutting-edge technology and resources
Continuing education opportunities
Comprehensive benefits package, including health insurance, retirement plans, and paid time off.
Dayton Children’s serves a pediatric population of 510,000 from a 20-county region of central and southwestern Ohio and eastern Indiana. An eight-story, 260,000-square-foot patient care tower sits in the center of the hospital’s main campus. The south campus includes a medical office building, a pediatric emergency department, an outpatient surgery center, a Sleep Lab, and Kids Express Care along with the pre-existing urgent care center.
The Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine department of pediatrics and its residency program are based at Dayton Children’s. All our physicians have the opportunity to hold faculty appointments at the Boonshoft School of Medicine and to teach medical students and residents. Residents in adult neurology, pediatrics, medicine/pediatrics, family practice, child psychiatry, emergency medicine, orthopedics, and surgery train at Dayton Children’s.
Known as the birthplace of aviation, Dayton is home to some of the best private and public schools in the state, a vibrant arts and entertainment community and a beautiful system of parks, trails, and river corridors. For additional information, visit www.dayton.com
If you are a passionate Child/Adolescent Psychiatrist seeking a weekend position at Dayton Children's Hospital, we would love to hear from you! Please submit your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org, and any other relevant documents.
At Dayton Children's Hospital, we value diversity and are committed to equal opportunity employment. Candidates of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
Join our team and help make a difference in the lives of children and adolescents today! Apply now!
Dayton Children's Hospital is a renowned children's hospital located in Dayton, Ohio. Ranked #1 on the Forbes list of Best Employers by State in 2022 and 2023, the facility has a wide range of specialized pediatric subspecialists, such as Neurosciences, Clinical Genetics, Orthopedics, and Endocrine/Diabetes, the hospital ensures comprehensive and specialized care for children.In addition to these specialties, Dayton Children's Hospital also provides services in Medical Cardiology, ENT, Allergy, Adolescent Medicine, Pulmonary care (including a certified sleep clinic), Gastroenterology, Urology, Nephrology, Plastic Surgery, and more. The hospital's dedicated team of employed pediatric subspecialists ensures that every child receives the best possible care.Dayton Children's Hospital serves a large population of approximately 510,000 children from a 20-county region, covering central and southwestern Ohio as well as eastern Indiana. The hospital's commitment to serving this diverse population drives its continuous expansion and improvement.The hospital recently added an impressive eight-story, 260,000-square-foot patient care tower to its existing campus. This state-of-the-art facility... further enhances the hospital's ability to provide advanced and specialized care for children.Moreover, Dayton Children's Hospital has expanded its outpatient care capabilities by investing in the Dayton Children's Hospital Outpatient Care Center and Urgent Care in Springboro, Ohio. This expansion includes the addition of a medical office building, a pediatric emergency department, an outpatient surgery center, and a Sleep Lab. This endeavor helps extend the hospital's reach and accessibility to children in the surrounding communities.Overall, Dayton Children's Hospital is dedicated to serving its pediatric population with exceptional care and specialized services. Through the expertise of its pediatric subspecialists and expansion efforts, the hospital remains committed to advancing the health and well-being of children in the region.