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Immediate FT/PT Openings for BE/BC Psychiatrists
General and Child/Adolescent Providers Needed
Brooklyn, Staten Island, Bronx

Brightpoint Health is a leading nonprofit provider of integrated health care for New Yorkers. We have great opportunities in our Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHC) for dedicated board eligible/board certified psychiatrists to join our expanding outpatient behavioral health practice committed to delivering top quality patient care.

NYS license and Psychiatrist board eligibility or certification required. New grads with strong psychopharmacology skills encouraged to apply. Medication management and psychiatric evaluations. No on-call requirements. Opportunity to treat adults and children/adolescents.

Hone your skills and practice with supportive professionals in an organization known for excellence and leadership in integrated care. Competitive compensation, retention bonus, excellent benefits, retirement plan, full malpractice, loan forgiveness.

For further information call Sue Boyle, Talent Acquisition Manager at (718) 681-8700 x 4126 or (929) 259-2149. To apply please submit your resume/CV to sboyle@brightpointhealth.org.

Bronx Health Centers
1543-1545 Inwood Avenue; 2510 Westchester Avenue; 459 East 149th Street

Brooklyn Health Centers
2412 Church Avenue; 803 Sterling Place; 1669 Bedford Avenue

Staten Island Health Centers
57 Bay Street

Per Diem Child Psychiatrist
J.E. and Z.B. Butler Center for Children and Families, Children's Hospital at Montefiore Medical Center, University Hospital for Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Bronx, NY
The Butler Center for Children and Families is seeking an attending psychiatrist who will provide evaluation and medication management for some of the patients with mental illness. The attending will participate in Quality Improvement (QI) monthly meetings and take charge of QI monitors that include medication. The attending will also consult with therapists.
The clinic serves patients 3 to 18 years and their families, with an emphasis on treating PTSD and anxiety disorders. The modalities of treatment include individual, family and group interventions. The clinic’s therapists are certified in Trauma-focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy (Tf-CBT) and also offer parent-child psychotherapy, Alternative for families (Af-CBT), Structured Psychotherapy for Adolescents Responding to Chronic Stress (SPARCS) and concurrent groups for parents and children with problematic sexual behaviors or PSB-CBT.
The Butler Center is a training site for psychologists, social workers, medical students, residents and nurse practitioners.

Eligible for faculty position at Montefiore Medical Center.
Contact Dr. Nicole Cox at (718) 920-8072
Email: ncox@montefiore.org
or
Lynn Hamberg at (718) 920-6429
lyhamber@montefiore.org

www.cham.org/butlercenter
(posted 9/9/2017) 

Psychiatrist
Graham Windham
Hudson, NY

About Graham Windham
In full partnership with families & communities, Graham Windham strives to make a life-altering difference to children, youth and families affected by abuse, neglect and delinquency by providing each child we serve with a strong foundation for life: a safe, loving, permanent family and the opportunity and preparation to thrive in school and in the world. With over 600 full-time employees serving children and families in multiple programs throughout Westchester County, Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Harlem, Graham Windham provides an exciting & enriching work experience.

Graham Windham is one of the first organizations in the New York City to implement Solution -Based Casework (SBC). Solution -Based Casework helps children and families to be the solution to the seemingly insurmountable problems in their lives, from generational cycles of poverty, abuse, and neglect to unemployment, domestic violence, and severe health problems. By recognizing and reinforcing their innate strengths and ability to cope, we at Graham Windham empower them to take the lead in making change in their lives.

Our Treatment Philosophy
Given the frequency of serious life stressors and trauma in the lives of the children and families we serve, we believe that effective treatment services are an essential part of quality child welfare practice, which when thoughtfully and effectively implemented plays a critical role in advancing safe permanency for our children and youth.

About the Position
Graham Windham seeks an experienced Psychiatrist to provide direct medication and evaluation treatment to children and youth at our Residential Treatment Center. The Psychiatrist will collaborate with RTC staff, youth and parents to ensure the highest quality, diagnostic and treatment planning for our youth.

Specific Responsibilities:
  • Perform psychiatric evaluations, assessments and medication management weekly.
  • Meet regularly with clinical staff to review treatments and outcomes.
  • Act as a collaborator with the agency Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners and all medical staff.
  • Review and authorize treatment plans.
  • Contact pharmacists and insurance providers and advocate for medication when necessary.
  • When medication is warranted the psychiatrist must:
  • Obtain and review all bloodwork/labs and, when necessary an EKG before prescribing.
  • Obtain informed consent of the medical consenter (i.e. parent) before prescribing.
  • Educate staff, youth and parents on treatment
  • Review recent physical.
  • Regularly monitor blood pressure and weight.
  • The psychiatrist should adhere to the standard of prescribing the lowest number of medications necessary using the most effective doses. 
  • Work from the frameworks of practice (Solution Based Casework and Collaborative Problem Solving) utilized at the RTC.
  • Provide guidance and treatment decisions, placement recommendations and discharge planning
  • Collaborate with external providers to follow-up on child or youth treatment particularly when youth are admitted for acute psychiatric or respite treatment.
Minimum Qualifications
1. Must be a Licensed Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist
2. Must possess NYS prescriptive rights.
 
Please direct inquiries to Raven Waterman, watermanr@graham-windham.org or to apply/more information, go to: https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=g-w&jobId=45823&lang=en_US&source=CC3 (posted 8/7/2017)

HealthNow
New York, NY
The Clinical Coordinator facilitates the delivery of behavioral health (mental health and substance use disorder) services to our members in all lines of business, including, but not limited to, Medicaid Managed Care membership. In addition, the Coordinator will facilitate linkage and interaction between HealthNow and Health Integrated and other vendors regarding disease and case management services in order to secure the most appropriate and cost effective care for our members while avoiding service duplication. The Coordinator will also support behavioral health quality assurance, HEDIS and STAR improvement activities as well as assist with provider network development required by regulatory changes and mandates.

Duties:
1. Manages and coordinates the day to day relationship with lead provider agencies and Health Plan. Coordinates the provision of HealthNow services with Health Integrated and other partners as required.
2. Provides clinical guidance and coordination for members with complex behavioral health problems.
3. Tracks all members identified by the NY State DOH as eligible for Medicaid Health Home enrollment. Prepares, maintains, and tracks membership of eligible Health Home members and report as required by the NYS Department of Health.
4. Makes recommendations for operational changes to ease administrative efforts, satisfy member concerns, save costs and/or meet key indicators.
5. Compiles accurate data and information to assist with responses to compliance and regulatory issues (e.g. audits, inquiries, complaints, NCQA, etc.)
6. Coordinates Case Conferencing and Case Management, Disease Management and Utilization Management activities of HealthNow and Health Integrated.
7. Facilitates contracts with provider entities as a part of service expansion.
8. Participates on internal and external work groups focused on quality improvement, HEDIS and Star ratings.
9. Participates in Behavioral health community education via: Seminars, Radio and Television presentations.
10. Performs other duties as necessary.

Education/Experience/Skills Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in nursing OR Master's Degree in a social science profession (e.g. social work, mental health counseling, school psychology, etc.) A minimum of three (3) years professional experience preferred. Current NY State Licensure in Nursing or Social Work preferred.

Required Knowledge/Skills:
1. Excellent time management skills
2. Project management skills
3. Knowledge of managed care, health insurance industry, and the provider community a plus
4. Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
5. Excellent verbal and written communication skills
6. Strategic thinking/planning skills
7. Ability to work effectively with minor supervision
8. Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment with daily work processing deadlines
9. Ability to work both as a team member and independently, demonstrating sound problem solving techniques
10. High degree of business maturity and demonstrated confidentiality
11. High energy level and ability to project enthusiasm
12. Persuasive communication style
13. Polished, professional image and reputation
14. Previous vendor relationship management experience preferred
15. Demonstrated customer service orientation
16. Demonstrated change management and change catalyst competencies
17. Demonstrated personal accountability
18. Demonstrated coaching and staff development skills
19. Ability to work in a team environment to accomplish goals
20. Knowledge of MS Office applications: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Visio
21. Knowledge of MS Project preferred
22. Experience with Facets and Pega Systems preferred
 
Please send correspondence and CV to: Jennifer Vogel, MS, RN, CCM. Johengen-vogel.jennifer@healthnow.org, Phone: (716) 887-6723 (posted 6/2/2017)

Medical Director Behavioral Health (CMO)
HealthNow
New York, NY
This position is responsible for ensuring that high quality, cost effective and appropriate mental health and substance use disorder health care is delivered by qualified plan providers to members, according to product or benefit design. Maintains open communication with other Medical Directors, Medical Societies, Peer Groups, CMS, and DOH.Performs educational outreach and responds to provider concerns or inquiries. Acts as a Behavioral Health resource for staff members throughout the organization.

Duties:
1. Ensures overall Behavioral Health program integrity through claim review and associated documentation to assure services are appropriate. Provides clinical expertise and judgment to effectively focus on areas of misuse as well as potential fraud and abuse.
2. Performs educational outreach; responds to provider concerns or inquiries, interacts with staff from various regulatory agencies, medical/specialty societies and peer groups.
3. Oversees internal Behavioral Health review guidelines to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements. Acts as a resource for staff members and serves as Behavioral Health clinical lead to medical policy development process.
4. Actively participates in the Quality Improvement Process and departmental quality initiatives through auditing responsibilities, departmental corrective action team projects, and the open sharing of thoughts and ideas for improving work processes related to Behavioral Health.
5. Responsible for physician review and oversight of all potential adverse determinations (for all lines of business) including precertification/prior authorization, concurrent review and retrospective audits. Coordinates the responses needed to address regulatory and accreditation concerns pertaining to medical management issues.
6. Advises on policies and procedures relating to the Behavioral Health program, including those needed to meet regulatory, accrediting and other oversight organizations. Participates on Corporate Medical Policy committee. Participates in the provider evaluation and education. Researches and evaluates current and new Behavioral Health policies in keeping with regional, corporate and association guidelines.
7. Fosters positive relations within the regional medical and Behavioral Health community, interacting with hospitals, physicians, and other providers. Provides Behavioral Health leadership in the coordination of medical management linkages with participation and non-participating hospitals, facilities, vendors, MCO's, etc.
8. Actively participates in leadership/management activities to help identify internal and external challenges and opportunities, contributes to sound organizational strategies and actions, and provides insight, feedback and counsel to other members of the management team.
9. Serves as chairperson or leader of assigned clinical or quality committees, or in the administrative management of the medical director staff.
10. At the direction of the Senior Medical Director of CMO engages in external activities or initiatives which are important to HealthNow's community leadership role and may include oversite or participation in work groups, leadership forums, and not-for-profit board positions.

Required Knowledge/Skills:
1. Must be licensed to practice medicine in New York State without restriction, board certification is required (psychiatric/chemical dependency) and a minimum of ten years of experience in a clinical setting. Experience in medical utilization review practices, medical and administrative policy and procedure development and medical management strongly preferred.
2. Must possess superior interpersonal, presentation and communication, analytic and negotiating abilities. Knowledge of managed care principles including utilization review procedures, risk management, network management, and provider profiling is desirable.
3. Strong leadership qualities and the ability to interface with personnel at all levels of the corporation as well as members of various medical societies and government representatives as required.
4. The incumbent must keep abreast of medical practice and technology changes that may result in improper medical service requests, billing or program abuse. This is accomplished through continuing education opportunities and certification requirements.

Please send correspondence and CV to: Jennifer Vogel, MS, RN, CCM. Johengen-vogel.jennifer@healthnow.org, Phone: (716) 887-6723 (posted 6/2/2017)

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists
ThriveNYC Mental Health Service Corps
New York, NY
ThriveNYC Mental Health Service Corps is hiring child and adolescent psychiatrists to start in supervisory positions starting in July 2017. The Mental Health Service Corps is an exciting part of ThriveNYC: A Mental Health Roadmap for All. MHSC aims to expand mental health services for all age groups in high-need areas throughout New York City. Part of the program is focused on developing collaborative mental health care services in adult and pediatric primary care settings. If you would be interested in working with our program as we strive to enhance patient care in high-need communities, please use the URL below to view a detailed job description and to apply!

WEBSITE:
http://www.hunter.cuny.edu/mental-health-services-corps

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
Kings County Hospital Center New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation and SUNY Downstate Medical Center
Brooklyn, NY
We are seeking child and adolescent psychiatrists to start in July 2017. The positions may involve a combination of inpatient, emergency, consultation liaison, collaborative and outpatient care and teaching of medical students, residents and child and adolescent psychiatry fellows.

We are the largest provider of behavioral health services in Brooklyn and the primary teaching site for SUNY Downstate’s Medical School, general psychiatry residency and child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship. We provide outstanding, evidence based, patient-centered care in a public city hospital setting serving a diverse patient population including a wide array of specialized services designed to meet the needs our patients. Our treatment focuses on wellness and recovery and offering the highest quality of care using a Lean approach to continuous performance improvement.

We offer excellent benefits and competitive salaries. Given our underserved population, employees may be eligible for loan repayment and visa sponsorship.
 
For consideration, please send a cover letter indicating your interests and a CV to: Renuka Ananthamoorthy, MD, Director of Behavioral Health, Renuka.Ananthamoorthy@nychhc.org or 718-245-5619. For questions about child and adolescent psychiatry, also feel free to contact Cathryn A. Galanter, MD, Training Director, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship Program (718) 245-2502, cathryn.galanter@downstate.edu.

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist – Long Island Campus
Child Study Center at NYU Langone Medical Center
Lake Success, NY

The Child Study Center is looking for an energetic, self-motivated and driven board certified/board eligible child and adolescent psychiatrist for our Long Island Campus. This is a full‐time position with the majority of time at the Long Island campus with one to two days a week at our Manhattan office. This position is predominantly a clinical one and includes teaching and other academic opportunities.

Please email your current resume or CV to Lilibeth Garcia at Lilibeth.Garcia@nyumc.org and specify “Child Psychiatrist - Long Island Campus” in the subject line. (posted 10/2/2016)

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist – Telepsychiatry
Child Study Center at NYU Langone Medical Center
New York, NY

The Child Study Center is looking for an energetic, self-motivated and driven board certified/board eligible child and adolescent psychiatrist for our Telepsychiatry Service. This is a full‐time position with the majority of time at our Manhattan office. This position is predominantly a clinical one and includes teaching and other academic opportunities.

Please email your current resume or CV to Lilibeth Garcia at Lilibeth.Garcia@nyumc.org and specify “Child Psychiatrist - Telepsychiatry” in the subject line. (posted 10/2/2016)

BC/BE Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai at Elmhurst Hospital Center
Queens, NY

The Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Mount Sinai Services Elmhurst Hospital Center in Queens, NY is seeking a BC/BE child and adolescent psychiatrist for a full-time attending position providing mental health services in outpatient and consultation settings. The position includes teaching and clinical supervision of trainees and opportunities for participation in clinical research. Candidates with appropriate qualifications and interests may also be considered for appointment as Associate Training Director for the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Fellowship Training Program in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Elmhurst with opportunity for advancement to the Training Director position. The department collaborates with numerous schools in providing training programs in the areas of psychology, nursing and medicine. This is an excellent opportunity to join a multidisciplinary team working with a diverse patient population. EHC offers a collegial environment and competitive salary and benefits.
All positions require current New York State License and DEA. Potential applicants should send a CV along with a brief description of career interests to:

A. Reese Abright, MD
Director, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
79-01 Broadway
Elmhurst, NY 11373
Fax # 718-334-3557
abrighta@nychhc.org

The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We recognize the power and importance of a diverse employee population and strongly encourage applicants with various experiences and backgrounds.
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai - An EEO/AA Employer M/F/D/V (posted 8/31/2016)

Early Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
Psychiatric Practice
Tarrytown/White Plains, NY
To graduating fellows /Early Career Psychiatrists, I am seeking a newly trained or early career Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist to join me in my expanding psychiatric practice within a multidisciplinary group of other mental health professionals in my office suite. I am a Board Certified Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychiatrist in private practice for over 18 years in the Tarrytown/ White Plains area in New York. I am a graduate of The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, the New York Presbyterian-Westchester Division Residency Program, and the New York Presbyterian-Columbia Medical Center Child and Adolescent Fellowship Program.

My practice focuses on diagnostic consultation and pharmacological treatment of children and adolescents. In offering this opportunity, one of my goals is to help a clinician gradually develop a successful private practice. I have a well-established and active practice in Westchester, with a large and varied referral base in the tri-state area. I am looking forward to sharing the benefits of my experience with a junior colleague to whom I can provide referrals and supervision and who would become part of a multidisciplinary team to provide the best care for our patients.

I work with an experienced and highly skilled Child Psychologist with expertise in cognitive behavioral training. She in turn, works with a Post-Doctoral fellow in Child and Adolescent Psychology. The multidisciplinary care that we provide includes diagnostic evaluations, pharmacological treatment, individual therapy, group therapy and parent education. Ongoing peer supervision and collaborative work is an integral part of our model of comprehensive care. Our large, newly renovated office is easily accessed by the major thoroughfares in Westchester county and thus the tri-state area.

I look forward to discussing this opportunity with you. Please contact Ilene Rabinowitz, MD, irabinowitzmd@gmail.com. (Posted 8/7/2016)
 

BC/BE Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, NY
The Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City is seeking a BC/BE child and adolescent psychiatrist for a full-time faculty position providing mental health services to pediatric patients within academic outpatient and/or emergency room settings. Opportunities for teaching, clinical supervision of trainees, and research are abundant and a formal role as the Associate Training Director in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry is also available. If you or anyone you know may be interested, please send a CV to:


Alex Kolevzon, MD
Director, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Mount Sinai Health System
alexander.kolevzon@mssm.edu
(212) 659-9134
(Posted 8/1/2016)


CHILD AND ADOLESCENT PSYCHIATRISTS
Trinitas Regional Medical Center

Full time child/adolescent outpatient psychiatrist 
Monday- Friday, 37.5 hours/week
Position is split between 3 services. 34 hrs outpatient and residential treatment in Elizabeth, NJ, and 3.5 hours in an alternative high school in Westfield, NJ.

Outpatient: 5-17 year olds and residential
School: 13-17


Trinitas Regional Medical Center operates one of the most comprehensive departments of Behavioral Health and Psychiatry in New Jersey. Services are offered along with a full continuum of care, with specialized services available for adults children, adolescents and their families, as well as services for those with various addictions. In addition to operating a 95-bed inpatient facility for the adult, child/adolescent and mentally ill/developmentally-disabled persons the hospital provides almost 200,000 behavioral health visits in a typical year. If interested, please contact Salvatore "Sal" Savatta, MD (ssavatta@trinitas.org) or Marlyse Benson, Director of Behavioral Health (mbenson@trinitas.org) (posted 5/24/2016)

CHILD PSYCHIATRIST (full time)
Montefiore Medical Center

Montefiore Medical Center has an excellent opportunity for a child and adolescent psychiatrist within the Montefiore Medical Group. The Montefiore Health System is an integrated care delivery network with several hospitals, an extended care facility, cutting-edge primary and specialty care provided at multiple locations across the region. Montefiore Medical Group (MMG) provides exceptional primary and specialty care services to residents of the Bronx and Westchester County. We offer comprehensive medical care in a multitude of medical specialties for every stage of life, from children to seniors.

Since 2005, Montefiore has been committed to pediatric integrated behavioral health. In 2014, we expanded our services throughout our outpatient ambulatory care network, which cares for >90,000 pediatric patients. We provide Healthy Steps for all families with children birth-5, including universal ACES screening and assessment and intervention regarding early childhood social emotional development, parent-child attachment relationships, and developmental milestones. School-age and adolescent children receive annual mental health screenings and follow up and intervention when needed, via co-located and integrated child psychologists and psychiatrists delivering short term, evidence-informed interventions. By providing a universal behavioral health system within the non-stigmatized venue of primary care, we hope to effect real change for the children of the Bronx.

In addition to clinical assessment and intervention within primary care pediatrics alongside the medical care team, opportunities are available for teaching and supervision of general pediatric residents, medical fellows, and psychiatry fellows.

Qualifications required to be considered for this position include the following:
• Board Certified/Board Eligible in C/A Psychiatry
• Licensed in the state of New York

The position includes a competitive salary and benefits package. Bi-Lingual Spanish speaking applicants are strongly encouraged to apply. Openings for full- and part-time positions.
Interested applicants can send CV and letter of interest to BFerdina@Montefiore.org.

Montefiore is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, or other protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Thank you for your interest in Montefiore!
  (posted 4/30/2016)