A great opportunity exists for a Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist at Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, DC.
The faculty physician is responsible for the care of patients in the hospital and clinics, as well as research, educational and advocacy initiatives as determined by the Division Chief and/or the Center leadership.
Knowledge of current principles, methods and procedures for the delivery of medical evaluation, diagnosis and treatment in the area of expertise.
Knowledge of legal and ethical standards for the delivery of medical care.
Ability to function independently in evaluating patient problems and developing a plan for patient care.
Ability to incorporate ethical concepts into patient care and discuss these with the patient, family, and other members of the health care team.
Ability to advise, supervise and train clinical professionals and/or students in area of expertise.
Ability to maintain quality, safety, and/or infection control standards.
Demonstrates a personal commitment to Continuing Medical Education and remains current on the developments and progress in his/her subspecialty.
Demonstrates knowledge of and complies with legal and ethical standards for the delivery of medical care.
Medical, dental and vision benefits
Retirement plans with employer match
Life and disability insurance
Generous leave policy
Four weeks accrued vacation time
10 Administrative days to use for academic purposes
AACAP membership reimbursement
$2,500.00 per year for other memberships
And many more!
We may be able to sponsor Visas for this role.
Medical Doctor (M.D. or D.O.) from an accredited medical school.
Board certified or board eligible in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Internal Number: 17000306
About Children's National Health System
With a health care experience designed around kids' unique needs, we’re the premier provider of pediatric services in the Washington, D.C., metro area and its only health system specializing in kids. Last year, we saw more than 219,000 children from the nation’s capital, Maryland, and Virginia as well as from across the country and around the world.
Our pediatric specialists are internationally recognized for providing the best possible care. In fact, Children’s National is ranked #1 in Neonatology and one of the nation’s top ten children’s hospitals by U.S. News & World Report, and is Magnet® designated for excellence in nursing.
We’ve also earned a global reputation for pioneering new therapies and treatments, including heart, cancer, neurology, and general surgery innovations. Home to the Children’s Research Institute and the Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation, Children’s National is ranked seventh in NIH research funding for pediatric institutions.
We’re also recognized as committed advocates for children on local, state, and federal health policy. In fact, we’re often the first at the table when pediatric healthcare legislation is being developed.