Post Date: 02/02/2018
Close Date: 05/01/2018
Albertina Kerr empowers people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, mental health challenges and other social barriers to lead self-determined lives and reach their full potential.
We're seeking a Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist for our inpatient psychiatric crisis residential unit in Northeast Portland. The Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist provides comprehensive psychiatric medical care to individuals served in Youth and Family Services’ community based, outpatient, and inpatient programs, as assigned. The responsibilities include psychiatric evaluation of patients, prescribing and managing medications, and coordinating care with other staff and community providers. This position works with physicians, nurses, therapists, social workers, counselors and others to ensure appropriate quality of care is provided to all patients.
The successful candidate will have a License to practice medicine in Oregon. Must hold full prescriptive authority in Oregon with DEA number; Be board certified or board eligible in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; Hold a current CPR certification; and have the physical ability to bend, stoop, kneel, squat, twist, reach, pull and lift heavy objects, consistent with work requirements in assigned program or programs. Please include your salary requirements with your application.
Apply online at www.albertinakerr.org. The nature of the services we provide prevents us from allowing in-person applications or inquiries. Albertina Kerr Centers maintains a drug-free workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status, such as race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity, age, or other factors protected by law. Individuals with disabilities can request accommodation in the application and employment process by contacting 503-262-0145.