Job ID: 289519851  |  Last Updated: 6/15/2018

Medical Director Youth Residential Treatment Center #619988

Universal Health Services
Nashville, TN
Applicant Contact
Victoria Miller
(866) 227-5415 ext. 225

Job Description

Universal Health Services is recruiting a new Medical Director. This is a key position at our treatment facility supporting direct patient care, some administrative duties and treatment team leadership. The position is an outstanding opportunity to add hours and/or diversify clinical activities of current practice working part-time.

A generous hourly rate as an independent contractor will be offered. The approximate coverage time for this position is expected to be 10-12 hours weekly. The Medical Director will need to see 20-25 patients per week as well as attend treatment team. There is phone call within a structured tier response for coverage and the Medical Director gets very few calls. Coverage hours and days coordinated with our Nurse Practitioner is negotiable. The ideal candidate will be Fellowship trained in C/A Psychiatry and Board Certified in Child or General Psychiatry with interest/experience working with adolescents and young adults.

We are a 120 bed residential treatment center, serving adolescent and young adult males, 12 - 18 years of age. We have provided the highest quality treatment services to students, their families and referral sources for over 15 years. CARF-accredited and licensed by the Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities for Residential and Tennessee Department of Childrens Services for Foster Care.

Employer Profile

Universal Health Services is one of the largest healthcare management organizations in the nation. Our business strategy is founded on quality healthcare, at affordable cost, partnered with strong physician and community relationships. Consistent growth. Long-term relationships. Excellence. These are the winning attributes that distinguish UHS from the rest.

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