DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHIATRY
DIRECTOR OUTPATIENT PSYCHIATRIC SERVICES
The Department of Psychiatry at the University of Colorado School of Medicine is seeking to hire a new Director for the University of Colorado Health (UCH) Psychiatric Outpatient Service. The Director of this rapidly growing outpatient service, which is the primary clinical training site for University of Colorado School of Medicine psychiatry residents during their PGY 3 year, will report directly to the Vice Chair for Clinical Services and Initiatives who reports directly to the Chair of the Department of Psychiatry. The UCH Psychiatric Outpatient Service includes faculty and clinical staff from multiple behavioral health disciplines to create a team-based model of care for patients with psychiatric disorders across the lifespan. The Director is responsible for the overall clinical, educational and fiscal excellence of the program.
EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
MINIMUM EDUCATION CREDENTIALS/LICENSE/DEGREE REQUIRED:
Colorado Medical License, DEA Certificate, Board Certified in Psychiatry, subspecialty certification preferred.
MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
The ideal candidate is board certified in psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, has at least 2 years of experience as an educator in psychiatric residency training or supervision of residents in the outpatient setting and experience in the fiscal management of an outpatient clinical service line. Demonstrated experience in multi-disciplinary training environments and management of diverse treatment teams is desired as is an appreciation for developmental psychopathology and the promotion of resilience as organizing principles for training and clinical care
SCOPE OF POSITION:
POSITION REPORTS TO (TITLE):
Vice Chair for Clinical Services and Initiatives, Department of Psychiatry
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Essential Job Functions
This may include:
The design and implementation of supervision models.
Educational activities in practice management.
Direct observation of patient/trainee encounters.
Collaborative mentoring, including development and oversight of productivity measures for trainees.
Has a specific academic focus pertinent to psychiatric outpatient services.
Adheres to promotion criteria regarding productivity.
Keeps abreast of the latest developments in field, both academically and
through applied skill.
Maintains eligibility for SOM faculty appointment.
Encourages and supports trainees in their academic development.
Provides leadership, guidance, and professional mentoring for trainees,
faculty and staff.
Responsibility for clinic financial stability, compliance with Federal, State
and Institution requirements.
Provides conflict resolution and other management skill training for all
participants in program.
Enforces policies involving trainees, staff and faculty with finesse.
Provides monthly stats regarding productivity and fiscal status of the clinic.
Works collaboratively with residency training and UCH clinical programs.
Works with CU Medicine on promotion of appropriate contracting for services
and the promotion of new services such as IOP programming.
Works with CU medicine to facilitate optimal utilization of resources
Serves on School of Medicine, Hospital and Residency committees.
Applications accepted at: https://www.cu.edu/cu-careers - click on Search for Career Opportunities and enter Job Number: 14824.