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Chief Medical Officer / Inpatient adult psychiatrist - Portland, OR (Physician )

Portland, Oregon
Job Type
2 Aug 2022
Psychiatric-Mental Health opening in Portland, Oregon. At Cedar Hills Hospital, we're more than just a treatment center for mental health, we're a wellness facility that's focused on the health of mind and body. Our 98-bed hospital is accredited by The Joint Commission and prides itself on upholding a standard of excellence that allows our patients to take the first step to recovery. That standard of excellence begins with our core values of dignity and respect. Our mission is to provide effective, and compassionate mental health and substance use treatment.

We're located in Portland, Oregon and proudly serve all of the Pacific Northwest region and surrounding areas. We understand the intricacies of life and how it can cause psychiatric distress, substance use, abuse and unbalanced emotions, but we are here to help.

Approximately 70% Clinical/30% Administrative duties;
Clinical component will consist of 14 daily adult inpatient encounters;
Admission evaluations, treatment team leadership, and daily care of patients;
Identify and oversee the development of the programs and clinical services necessary to meet key mental health needs of the community;
Monitor, evaluate, and modify the clinical programs, utilizing the input and skills of the clinical management team;
Develop and implement clinical policies and procedures, making recommendations when necessary;
Participate in treatment planning, implementation and monitoring;
Review all diagnostic and treatment reports on patients and complete discharge summaries;
Member of Medical Executive Committee, and attends and participates in other necessary meetings;
Evening/overnight call is split among team (average of once per week, by phone only)
Weekends not required;
Monday-Friday, days only.

Ability to set a strategic vision with measurable outcomes that promote Psychiatric Department development and success.
Ability to build a collaborative and supportive culture for medical program
Strong management and proven leadership skills required
Ability to organize and facilitate meetings and outcomes.
Willingly accepts direction in achievement of organization's objectives.
Organizational skills, including working collaboratively with others.
Understanding of and commitment to stewardship in both medical management and business reality.
Strong business acumen relating to Psychiatric operations, finance and decision making.

Full time salary; Highly rewarding bonus structure; Malpractice insurance w/ tail coverage; Paid Time Off; Matching 401k; CME package; Health insurance package; Relocation package if needed; Sign-on bonus; Student loan assistance; Employee stock purchase plan An option for Independent contractor can also be considered if needed/desired.

1. MD/DO degree from an accredited program (required);
2. Board certified or Board Eligible in Psychiatry (required);
3. Licensed to practice in the State of Oregon or ability to obtain state medical license (required);
4. Management and Inpatient experience (preferred); and
5. Meets all credentialing criteria required by participating physicians

Cedar Hills Hospital is owned and operated by a subsidiary of Universal Health Services (UHS), one of the nation's leading hospital management companies.

For additional information, please contact the designated In-House Physician Recruiter.
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  • Job Reference: 674984713-2
  • Date Posted: 2 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Universal Health Services
  • Location: Portland, Oregon
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent