Physician – Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

 
Position: Physician – Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Location: US-TX-The Woodlands

Talent Area: Physician

Shift: 8a - 5p

About Texas Children's Hospital

Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty, and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

Summary:

The division/section of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children's Hospital is seeking a Board Eligible/Board Certified Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist to join a rapidly growing service that is undergoing an exciting expansion of its' clinical, education and research mission in a pre-eminent children's hospital and integrated pediatric healthcare system.

  • Full-Time Outpatient and Inpatient Opportunities Available - West and Woodlands Campus
  • Part-Time Opportunity Available with a focus on Development Pediatric Population - Medical Center

Position will involve primarily inpatient consultation/liaison, tele-psychiatry and some outpatient child and adolescent psychiatry for children with complex medical and psychiatric problems. This position provides a potential for a mixture of clinical, education and research opportunities depending on the applicant's interest and experience.

 

Successful candidates should be eligible for faculty appointments at Baylor College of Medicine at the Assistant or Associate Professor levels.



Responsibilities :

  • Assesses, diagnoses, treats, and educates patients
  • Documents information in patient’s chart regarding assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and education
  • Records diagnosis/CPT in an accurate, timely manner to ensure prompt posting of charges per site protocol
  • Provides verbal and/or written information regarding treatment regimens in language that is understandable and appropriate for the patient and/or caregiver
  • Serves as a credible, knowledgeable educational resource for the patient, family, community and other healthcare professionals
  • Participates in site meetings and provides input to address patient care issues or operational concerns


Qualifications:

Baylor College of Medicine requires all new employees to provide either proof of COVID-19 vaccination or to submit an acceptable exemption form that is medical or religious based within 60 days of hire to BCM Occupational Health.

  • M.D. or D.O.
  • Must have or be able to obtain an unrestricted Texas medical license
  • Board eligible/Board Certification in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry


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