Director-Medical Part Time • CMHAM - Community Mental Health Association of Michigan
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Director-Medical Part Time

Agency Name: The Children's Center of Wayne County

Agency Contact: Yvonne Herman

  • Position Type: Part Time
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • County: Wayne
  • Salary Range: Commensurate with experience. per Hour
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Core Values 
· Dedicated-We are devoted, dedicated and always willing to pitch in. 
· Passionate-We are passionate about what we do 
· Accountable-We do what we say. 
· Can Do Attitude- We have a “Can Do” attitude. 
· Respectful- We always treat co-workers, donors and children and families with respect,
courtesy and patience.

Job Requirements
License to practice medicine in the state of Michigan.
Must be able to provide clearance of no incidents and/or convictions as a perpetrator of child abuse and/or neglect in the State of Michigan Child Abuse/Neglect Central Registry and other states of residency over the past 10 years.
Board certification in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.
5+ years of experience in psychiatry with children, adolescents, and families, preferably in a CMH or Child Welfare organization.
Strong diagnostic and treatment abilities with children and adolescents.
Excellent skills in pediatric pharmacology.
Knowledge of Medicaid guidelines.
Ability to work from a systems perspective.
Impeccable integrity and ethical standards.
Strong leadership skills with strong vision and foresight.
Strong team player, able to work effectively both independently and with an interdisciplinary team.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Strong documentation ability, including the ability to develop written procedures and policies necessary for medical office operations and psychiatric policies.
Proficient in basic computer skills, EHR systems, electronic prescribing, and electronic records.
Experienced director of a team of psychiatrists and able to collaborate with behavioral and physical health professionals inside and outside of the organization.
Ability to coach, mentor, and motivate staff and peers.

Essential Functions
Functional Oversight of Psychiatrists
Maintain adequate psychiatric coverage to fulfill client needs, in accordance with AACAP standards and protocols as well as Medicaid, COA and other compliance requirements.
Maintain adequate coverage for crisis consultation in conjunction with our Crisis Center clinicians.
Contract with and provide consultation to psychiatrists, including coaching and conducting regular supervision and performance reviews.
Maintain psychiatric policies and procedures.
Clinical Strategy, Consultation and Training
Provide an infrastructure to develop, maintain, and enhance all clinical services throughout TCC.
Provide consultation to clinical leadership, management, and clinicians.
Assist in the development of clinical policies and procedures.
Assist in the standardization of clinical protocols consistent with best practices in the industry.
Communicate aligned messages to staff fostering a culture of clinical excellence and customer service within the agency.
Promote an effective liaison relationship amongst psychiatric and other clinical staff.
Subject Matter Expert (SME) in Psychiatry
Function as the SME and advisor to CEO and Executive Leadership Team of potential strategic opportunities.
Communicate verbally and in writing on behalf of the organization including development of white papers for media and/or TCC website; and correspondence to patients concerning medical/psychiatric matters.
Participate in TCC’s periodic COA accreditation process.
Respond to required audit requirements with governmental and other sources.
Attend regular & special staff meetings, as necessary.
Supervise medical student, resident, and fellowship trainees on rotation at TCC.

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