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Henry Ford Health System CHILD PSYCH 7A4060 - Psychiatrist (Non PSA) in Jackson, Michigan

Child Psychiatrist

Henry Ford Allegiance Health (HFAH) is actively seeking a full-time clinical child and adolescent psychiatrist to work within our dynamic and expanding Behavioral Health Services (BHS). The desired candidate would be open to being an active participant in developing and shaping our interdisciplinary clinical and educational programs across specialty services and levels of care within HFAH BHS; as well as throughout our care continuum, to include across HFAH Primary and Specialty Care services, and the broader community.

The candidate will participate in various on-call activities, to include scheduled weekend rounding on the inpatient unit and provision of attending back-up to residents and Advanced Practice Providers (APPs).

The successful candidate will serve as a model of professional and scholarly behavior across their clinical, educational and administrative duties. In addition to supervision/mentoring of residents and APPs, candidates will have the opportunity to participate in a broad array of scholarly activities, to include: providing lectures to residents, medical students and interdisciplinary learners; participation in Journal Clubs, Evidence-Based Medicine Seminars, and Grand Rounds; the development/creation of scholarly products; and attendance/participation at pertinent local, state, and national professional organizations/meetings.

HFAH is part of theHenry Ford Health Systems(HFHS -Detroit Area) and is in Jackson, Michigan. HFAH is the only hospital in Jackson County and supports 475-beds through more than 400 physicians and 3,700 staff members; and offers the community a breadth of services, keeping patients and their families from having to travel outside of the community. In addition to Psychiatry, HFAH offers accredited residency training programs in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine and General Surgery.

HFAH Behavioral Health Services provides a broad range of specialty services and levels of care, to include child, adult and geriatric outpatient psychiatry services; a 22-bed Adult Psychiatry and a specialized 10-bed Geriatric Inpatient unit; a hospital-based consult-liaison service; a partial hospitalization program; and a full spectrum of substance use disorder treatment, including inpatient detoxification and residential, as well as both traditional and intensive outpatient and program development & leadership opportunities.


Applicants must be a Doctor of Medicine or Osteopathy, possess a current license to practice medicine in the State of Michigan, completed an accredited residency in Child Psychiatry, and be board certified or eligible (BE/BC) in Child Psychiatry. Candidates must have shown promise for a career emphasizing clinical care, teaching and/or administration, and a firm commitment to developing superior clinical and teaching skills. An interest in delivery of new and innovative care models is also most welcome.

Overview Under the leadership of President and CEO Wright L. Lassiter, III, Henry Ford Health System is a $6 billion integrated health system comprised of six hospitals, a health plan, and 250+ sites including medical centers, walk-in and urgent care clinics, pharmacy, eye care facilities and other healthcare retail. Established in 1915 by auto industry pioneer Henry Ford, the health system now has 32,000 employees and remains home to the 1,900-member Henry Ford Medical Group, one of the nation’s oldest physician groups. An additional 2,200 physicians are also affiliated with the health system through the Henry Ford Physician Network. Henry Ford is also one of the region’s major academic medical centers, receiving between $90-$100 million in annual research funding and remaining Michigan’s fourth largest NIH-funded institution. Also an active participant in medical education and training, the health system has trained nearly 40% of physicians currently practicing in the state and also provides education and training for other health professionals including nurses, pharmacists, radiology and respiratory technicians. visitHenryFord.com. Benefits Whether it's offering a new medical option, helping you make healthier lifestyle choices or making the employee enrollment selection experience easier, it's all about choice. Henry Ford Health System has a new approach for its employee benefits program - My Choice Rewards. My Choice Rewards is a program as diverse as the people it serves. There are dozens of options for all of our employees including compensation, benefits, work/life balance and learning - options that enhance your career and add value to your personal life. As an employee you are provided access to Retirement Programs, an Employee Assistance Program (Henry Ford Enhanced), Tuition Reimbursement, Paid Time Off, Employee Health and Wellness, and a whole host of other benefits and services. Employee's classified as contingent status are not eligible for benefits. Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer Henry Ford Health System is committed to the hiring, advancement and fair treatment of all individuals without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, size, height, weight, marital status, family status, gender identity, sexual orientation, and genetic information, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable federal and state laws.