Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Section of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Rush University Medical Center is seeking a full-time Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist to provide inpatient and outpatient coverage in its Child Psychiatry Program. Qualified candidates must be board certified in Psychiatry and either BE/BC in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. This position includes supervision of residents and child and adolescent fellows as well as direct treatment and may include an administrative role commensurate with experience.
The Section of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry has a strong clinical and community based academic program. This position entails a heightened focus on community mental health, and will also offer an excellent opportunity for clinical work, resident and fellow supervision, and an administrative role. In addition to these duties, participation in research projects, local and national organized medicine, community education, as well as academic presentations of clinical and research related work is greatly encouraged and supported.
More about Rush University Medical Center:
Rush University Medical Center is an academic medical center that encompasses a 669-bed hospital serving adults and children. In January 2012, Rush opened a new 376-bed hospital building, known as the Tower, which is part of the Medical Center’s major renovation of its campus.
Rush University is home to one of the first medical colleges in the Midwest and one of the nation’s top-ranked nursing colleges, as well as graduate programs in allied health, health systems management and biomedical research. The Medical Center also offers more than 70 highly selective residency and fellowship programs in medical and surgical specialties and subspecialties.
Rush is consistently ranked as one of the nation’s top hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. Rush is ranked in 7 of 16 categories in U.S. News & World Report's 2018–2019 “America's Best Hospitals” issue, and is one of the two top-ranked hospitals in Illinois overall.
Rush was one of four hospitals in the country that the American Hospital Association honored for equity of care in June of 2018.
Rush was the first hospital in Illinois serving adults and children to receive Magnet status—the highest honor in nursing—and the first in Illinois to earn a fourth four-year designation.
Rush has been ranked among the country's top 100 hospitals—and 15 major teaching hospitals—four times by Truven Health Analytics, a leading provider of health care data and analytics.
The Human Rights Campaign, a civil rights organization that advocates for equality for people who are gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and/or queer/questioning named Rush University Medical Center a leader in LGBT Health Equality for the tenth consecutive year.
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