Psychiatrist – Children and Adolescent
Northeast Florida’s leader in comprehensive behavioral healthcare is seeking a child psychiatrist with outpatient experience to join our dynamic and distinguished multidisciplinary team. The successful candidate for this unique and exciting opportunity will provide diagnostic and treatment services in a multidisciplinary outpatient setting at the Wolfson Children’s Center for Behavioral Health, an integrated care clinic that is among the first of its kind in the nation. The remarkable multi-disciplinary clinic features pediatricians from UF Health and child psychiatrists and psychologists from Baptist Behavioral Health collaborating to provide optimal whole-person care to children of the region.
Baptist Health is proud to be the region’s only health system providing the full continuum of mental health care for children and adults ranging from outpatient services and partial hospitalization to inpatient care at our state-of-the-art riverfront facility. Baptist Health is the region’s most preferred health system and one of Modern Healthcare’s top 100 places to work where we are proudly integrating behavioral health practitioners into primary care, cancer care, neurology, and beyond. Baptist Health leadership strongly supports the Behavioral Health Department and passionately believes mental health is an essential component of general health and well-being, and is imperative to the communities we serve. We have strong support across the region from donors and endowments and are proud to be the leader in behavioral healthcare services across 3 counties in Northeast Florida.
Wolfson Children’s Hospital is the region’s only full-service tertiary hospital for children and is recognized year after year as one of America's Best Children's Hospitals by U.S. News & World Report.
- Board certified or board eligible MD or DO in psychiatry
- In possession of or able to obtain an active, unrestricted Florida license
- In possession of or able to obtain DEA licensure
- Eligible to be credentialed with major insurance panels
Lifestyle and Regional Appeal
Northeast Florida is alive with miles of beaches and waterways, championship golf courses, professional sports teams, a strong economy, diverse cultural and recreational opportunities and abundant natural resources. The area serves as home to some of the best cost of living and quality of life experiences that the Sunshine State has to offer and the Florida lifestyle features some of the nation’s most sought after recreation and entertainment including world-famous theme parks and renowned family destinations.