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Medical Director, Inpatient Geriatric Psychiatry

Employer
Merritt Hawkins
Location
Hillsboro, Oregon
Closing date
Aug 6, 2024

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Specialty
Geriatrics
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent
Job Description & Requirements
Medical Director, Inpatient Geriatric Psychiatry in Oregon
StartDate: ASAP

The Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) at Hillsboro Medical Center (HMC) seeks a Medical Director of Geropsychiatry Services. The primary role of the Medical Director is to oversee the clinical care of patients who require psychiatric evaluation and treatment. Additionally, the Director will manage the unit's operational, medical, and administrative aspects. Other responsibilities include teaching and supervising residents and other university learners and optimizing operations to create a fiscally viable system and an excellent learning environment.

Opportunity Highlights
  • Leadership opportunity - Make a significant impact with an 80% clinical/20% administrative position
  • Manage the operational, medical, and administrative aspects of the program to obtain optimal outcomes
  • Inspire and guide the next generation by teaching and supervising residents and other university learners
  • Renowned institution Oregon Health & Science University is a Best Medical School (US News)
  • Lead outreach efforts, including participation in community programs and meeting with community agencies as needed
Community Information - Suburban Lifestyle in the Majestic Pacific Northwest
Our desirable practice location is Hillsboro, OR, which has an exceptional livability score (Areavibes) and is just outside Portland. To the west, outdoor enthusiasts will find the densely forested Coast Range. And to the east are Portland (20 miles away), the Columbia River Gorge (less than an hour away), and Mt. Hood (less than 2 hours away), a majestic volcanic wonder with outstanding alpine and cross-country skiing.
  • Oregon is a Best Place to Practice in 2023 (Medscape)
  • Stunning surroundings and endless opportunities for adventure
  • Named a Best Suburb to Live in Oregon
  • Outdoor lover's paradise with backpacking, hiking, and other outdoor activities
  • Portland offers many amenities, including an international airport, world-class shops and restaurants, a renowned arts and culture scene, and professional sports


Job Benefits

About the Company
Merritt Hawkins, an AMN Healthcare company, is a permanent physician placement service that fills more physician jobs than any other firm. In addition to being the nation s leader in physician employment search and consulting services, Merritt Hawkins also recruits and places select allied health professionals. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.



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