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NYCCAP posts medical employment opportunities within psychiatry/child and adolescent psychiatry on this "Employment Opportunities" page. If you would like to post/announce a position, please send the job title, institution, city, state, job description, and contact information to info@aadcap.org. NOTE: Positions will be posted for one (1) year unless otherwise notified.
 
Clinical Assistant/Associate or Full Professor of Psychiatry
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY

Required Qualifications:
MD with Board Eligibility or Board Certification in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. New York State license eligible. Able to provide cross-coverage as necessary. Full time availability. Research experience/publications/funding in mood disorders. At least 3 years of Post Residency experience in Child and Adolescent psychiatry including Child Psychiatric administrative experience. Track record of research /teaching experience in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.

Preferred Qualifications:
MD and PhD. Track record of NIH funded research, excellent clinical skills.

Responsibilities & Requirements:
Mood disorder researcher needed to bring research endeavors and serve as Director of the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Responsibilities are to include performing research, directing research and overseeing direct patient care, administration of a 10-bed child and adolescent teaching unit, outpatient clinic, school based evaluation programs and supervision of medical students and residents. Facilitation/participation in research involving psychiatric inpatient and outpatient treatment.

To qualify for a senior faculty appointment, the candidate must meet the criteria established by the School of Medicine (School of Medicine's Criteria for Appointment, Promotion and Tenure).
 
Special Notes:
This is a tenure track position. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Internal and external search to occur simultaneously. Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible.

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at info@goer.ny.gov.  Stony Brook University is 100% tobacco-free as of January 1, 2016. See our policy and learn more at stonybrook.edu/tobaccofree.
The selected candidate must successfully clear a background investigation.
 
Application Procedure:
Those interested in this position should fill out an online Applicant Information Survey, submit a State Employment Application, cover letter and resume/CV to the departmental address or fax below.
Ramin Parsey, M.D., Ph.D.
Chair
Department of Psychiatry
Stony Brook University
HSC Level 10, Room 020
Stony Brook, NY 11974-8101
Fax: 631-444-1560
 
Campus Description:
Long Island’s premier academic medical center, Stony Brook Medicine represents Stony Brook University’s entire medical enterprise and integrates all of Stony Brook’s health-related initiatives: education, research and patient care. It encompasses Stony Brook University Hospital, Stony Brook Children’s Hospital, the six Health Sciences schools — Dental Medicine, Health Technology and Management, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Medicine, Nursing and Social Welfare — as well as the major centers and institutes, programs and more than 50 community-based healthcare settings throughout Suffolk County. With 603 beds, Stony Brook University Hospital serves as Suffolk County’s only tertiary care center and Regional Trauma Center. Stony Brook Children’s, with more than 180 pediatric specialists in 30 specialties, offers the most advanced pediatric specialty care in the region.
 
Official Job Title: Clinical Assistant/Associate or Full Professor of Psychiatry
REF#: F-9890-18-05
Campus: Health Sciences Center
Department: Psychiatry
Salary: Commensurate with experience, up to $350k
Posting Start Date: 05/15/2018
Posting End Date: 11/15/2018
Applications for this position must be received, as specified in the Application Procedure Section, no later than 5:00 PM Eastern Time on 11/15/2018, unless specifically noted otherwise in the Special Notes Section.

STONY BROOK UNIVERSITY IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. WE ENCOURAGE PROTECTED VETERANS, INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES, WOMEN AND MINORITIES TO APPLY. IF YOU NEED A DISABILITY-RELATED ACCOMMODATION, PLEASE CALL THE UNIVERSITY HUMAN RESOURCE SERVICES DEPARTMENT AT (631) 632-6161 OR THE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT AT (631) 444-4700. IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE TITLE II CRIME AWARENESS AND SECURITY ACT, A COPY OF OUR CRIME STATISTICS IS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST BY CALLING (631) 632-6350. IT CAN ALSO BE VIEWED ON-LINE AT THE UNIVERSITY POLICE WEBSITE AT http://www.stonybrook.edu/police
For a full position description, or application procedure, visit: www.stonybrook.edu/jobs
(Ref# F-9890-18-05)
(posted 6/18/2018)

Staff Psychiatrist 
The New York Foundling
New York NY
The Foundling reaches 27,000 children and families each year in all five boroughs of New York City, surrounding counties, and Puerto Rico. Established in 1869, our vision is a community where every person, regardless of background or circumstance, enjoys the safe, stable, and supportive relationships needed to reach his or her full potential. To achieve this, we provide evidence-based and evidence-informed programs that focus on keeping families together; preventing abuse and neglect; providing academic support for children; and giving people with developmental disabilities the tools and training they need to lead independent lives. For more information please visit www.nyfoundling.org.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
• Psychiatric screening and comprehensive evaluation of children and adolescents in designated programs.
• Psychotherapeutic intervention including psychopharmacologic management and monitoring.
• Conduct assessments for Special/Exceptional Rate certifications.
• Clinical consultation and liaison with internal and external health and mental health practitioners.
• Interdisciplinary training for staff, clients, parents and foster parents as assigned.
• Direct clinical consultation for routine and crisis management for assigned population.
• Participate in treatment team meetings, case reviews and other conferences to ensure continuity of care.
• Document all service provision as required.
• Make appropriate referrals to internal/external ancillary mental health practitioners.
• Participate in department staff meetings and quality improvement efforts.
• Keep abreast of the latest developments in child psychiatry as they relate to children and adolescents in foster care through continuous review of the literature and through utilization of the time allotted for continuing education.
• Regular and punctual time and attendance, and adherence to The Foundling’s and your department’s specific time and attendance policies and protocol.
• Consistent demonstrated commitment to The Foundling’s BHAG, mission, vision and values (Compassion, Dignity, Family and Community, Diversity, Excellence).
• Adherence to The Foundling’s employee policies, Code of Conduct and applicable rules, laws, regulations or bargaining agreements.
• Any other duties and/or tasks that may be assigned.

Other Requirements:
• Must be licensed in New York state as a psychiatrist and hold a doctorate.
• M. D. with board eligibility/certification in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.
• NYS Medical License, DEA registration.
We invite you to join our dedicated & diverse workforce by applying directly at https://re31.ultipro.com/NEW1025/jobboard/NewCandidateExt.aspx?__JobID=2544. (posted 5/14/2018)

Child and Adolescent Fellowship
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Elmhurst Hospital Center 
Elmhurst, NY
     The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Fellowship Training Program in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Elmhurst Hospital Center has a fellowship position available for the academic year beginning July 1, 2018.
     The program provides a comprehensive educational and training experience in each of two years of training in inpatient, outpatient, partial hospital and pediatric settings in a major urban teaching hospital .The program has been in continuous operation since 1965 and is fully accredited by the American Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).
     Applicants will be considered for a position as either a first year or second year fellow depending on qualifications. Minimum requirements for application include medical school graduation and successful completion of USMLE Steps 1, 2 and 3, and three years of residency training in an ACGME-accredited psychiatry residency training program.
     Interest applicants should send CV along with a brief description of previous training, career interests and goals to:
A. Reese Abright, M.D.
Director of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Department of Psychiatry
Elmhurst Hospital Center
79-01 Broadway
Elmhurst, NY 11373
Email: abrighta@nychhc.org
     The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation.
EOE Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans (posted 3/28/2018)

Unit Chief, Acute Inpatient Child Psychiatry Unit
Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth)
New York’s Hudson River Valley
Valhalla, NY 
     The Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth), the pre-eminent provider of integrated healthcare in the New York’s Hudson Valley, seeks a Unit Chief for its Acute Inpatient Child Psychiatry Unit at its Behavioral Health Center in Valhalla, NY, just north of New York City.
     The Unit Chief for its Acute Inpatient Child Psychiatry Unit must be board-eligible or board-certified in child and adolescent psychiatry and will work in an inpatient setting with a multi-disciplinary team. The Unit Chief will provide psychiatric evaluation as well as supportive therapies, medication evaluation and management to children ages 6 to 13. There is the opportunity to work with and supervise child and adolescent psychiatry fellows, general psychiatric residents and medical students.
     We seek a strong leader with excellent clinical, communication and interpersonal skills who is committed to patient care, medical education and scholarly activity to further advance the mission of state-of-the-art comprehensive care. Administrative and progressive management/operational experience is strongly preferred, but candidates with outstanding academic and/or professional credentials will be considered.
     This is an employed position in our academic group practice, with comprehensive benefits and malpractice insurance. The candidate will have an academic rank and faculty position at New York Medical College, which shares the Behavioral Health Center’s campus, commensurate with experience and qualifications.
     The Hudson Valley, with 3 million residents, is a dynamic destination. The region blends rolling countrysides that inspired painters and presidents, classic suburbia, and small cities renowned for the arts, entrepreneurs and bustling music and nightlife. There’s plenty to discover: The Hudson River and Catskill Mountains’ intrinsic beauty inspired America’s first modern environmental movement. Quality of life is enhanced by numerous elite public and private schools and colleges, and plentiful outdoors/recreation options from rail trails to rock climbing. Add in fine dining, a strong economy and intrinsic civic pride, and the result is an in-demand locale for those committed to community health.
     WMCHealth is a 1,700-bed system with 10 hospitals on eight campuses spanning 6,200 square miles. Employment is 12,000, including nearly 3,000 physicians. With Level 1, Level 2 and Pediatric Trauma Centers, the region’s only acute-care children’s hospital, an academic medical center, several community hospitals, dozens of specialized institutes and centers, skilled nursing, assisted-living facilities, homecare services and one of the largest mental health systems in New York State, WMCHealth is the pre-eminent provider of integrated healthcare in the Hudson Valley. Visit WMCHealth.org.
     We welcome your inquiry. Send a letter and curriculum vitae to Jamie Cuomo, Onboarding Manager, at james.cuomo@wmchealth.org or call (914) 493-1575. Learn more at WMCHealth.org and http://67.192.244.68/network/physician-and-advanced-practice-provider-recruitme.aspx. WMCHealth is an equal-opportunity employer and is committed to reflecting the diverse region it serves. (Posted 1/22/2018)

Pediatric Emergency Psychiatrist
Cohen's Children's Medical Center
Nassau County, Long Island, NY
The Division of Pediatric Emergency Psychiatry and Behavioral Health Urgent Care at Cohen Children’s Medical Center, a Division of the Northwell Health Department of Psychiatry, is seeking Pediatric Board Certified/Board Eligible Psychiatrists. The emergency psychiatry position includes direct clinical service delivery, as well as the supervision of medical students, residents and fellows from the Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra Northwell.

The Pediatric Emergency Psychiatry service features over 3000 visits each year, interdisciplinary staff of faculty, trainees, pediatric social workers and nurses in a dedicated behavioral health space. The Division also operates a Behavioral Health Urgent Care Center to provide walk in assessments for children and families in crisis. Full time and Part time positions are available. Academic appointments at Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine are also available for interested/qualified applicants.

Cohen Children’s Medical Center is a 202 bed facility, the largest provider of pediatric health services in New York State, serving 1.8 million children in Brooklyn, Queens, Nassau and Suffolk counties. Cohen Children's Medical Center has the only freestanding emergency department dedicated to treating kids with care provided by board-certified emergency medicine pediatric doctors and pediatric emergency medicine nurses.

Compensation

• Excellent base salary- nationally competitive
• Significant bonus/moonlighting opportunities
• Large employer contribution to retirement plan (11%)
• $5000 annual CME
• Tuition reimbursement including fully-funded MBA
• High quality Medical/Dental/Vision/Insurance/FSA

Geography

• Located on the western edge of Nassau County, Long Island. The best of both worlds.
• Ten minute commute to beautiful Long Island homes in picturesque towns with vibrant main streets, top school districts, lovely beaches, scenic parks, and abundant cultural attractions.
• Thirty minute drive to the heart of Manhattan or Brooklyn by public transportation or car

For further information, or to apply, please contact: Vera Feuer MD, vfeuer@northwell.edu. (Posted 11/25/2017)

Clinical Assistant Professor, Psychiatry
Stony Brook West Campus/HSC
Long Island, NY
Responsibilities & Requirements: Stony Brook University is undergoing tremendous growth under a new President, Dean and Chair of Psychiatry. In addition, our Child and Adolescent Psychiatry program is expanding to meet the growing need for psychiatric care for pediatric patients in the community. We are looking for individuals who welcome the challenge and satisfaction of working with a growing team of clinicians, educators and researchers who are motivated to enhance the range of services provided to children and families. The Clinical Assistant Professor will serve as an Attending Psychiatrist in the Child and Adolescent Outpatient Clinic of Stony Brook University Hospital. Responsibilities are to include direct patient care in the child and adolescent outpatient clinic, including diagnostic evaluations, follow-up care, and teaching and supervision of medical students, residents and fellows. Shifts totaling forty hours per week with cross coverage as necessary, including weekend/holiday coverage for a ten-bed Inpatient Child Psychiatry Unit with call approximately once every 9-10 weeks. There are also opportunities for clinical research involving psychiatric inpatient and outpatient treatment, in collaboration with Pediatrics.

Special Notes: This is a non-tenure track position. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Internal & external search to occur simultaneously. To qualify for a senior faculty appointment, the candidate must meet the criteria established by the School of Medicine (School of Medicine's Criteria for Appointment, Promotion and Tenure ). 
Required Qualifications: MD/DO degree. Board Certification or Eligibility in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Eligibility for New York State licensure.
Preferred Qualifications: Clinical experience in a Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Outpatient Program. Track record of research/teaching experience in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. 
Application Procedure: Those interested in this position should submit a State Employment Application, cover letter and resume/CV to:
Ramin Parsey, MD, PhD, Chair
Department of Psychiatry
Health Sciences Center, Level 10, Room 020
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-8101
Fax: (631) 444-1560
For more information, click here
(posted 10/17/2017) 

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
(posted 9/22/2017)

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 behavioral health problems. 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. Rachel Sheffet at (718) 920-4485
Email: rsheffet@montefiore.org
or
Lynn Hamberg at (718) 920-6429
lyhamber@montefiore.org

www.cham.org/butlercenter
(posted 9/9/2017; rev'd 12/4/2017) 

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)

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)