Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist - Full Time or Locum Opportunities - St. John's

Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist – Full Time or Locum Opportunities – St. John’s

NL Health Services Eastern zone invites expressions of interest for a full-time or locum Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist with the Mental Health and Addictions Program within NL Health Services, Urban Zone, St. John’s, Newfoundland.

NL Health Services, offers the full continuum of health and community services including public health, long-term care, community services, hospital care and unique provincial programs and services. NL Health Services prides ourselves on providing the highest quality care and service possible to the people in our communities, in our region, and in the province. To do that, we employ qualified, competent, and caring individuals who are dedicated to their professions and to our vision of Healthy People, Healthy Communities

Job Summary
The Physician will join an established group of Child & Adolescent Psychiatrists who work within the multidisciplinary teams of the Mental Health and Addictions Program and collaborate extensively with pediatricians within the Children and Women’s Health Program. This position includes opportunities for:

1. Consultation and collaborative care to Eastern Health facilities including the Tuckamore Residential Treatment Centre.
2. Inpatient and outpatient child and youth mental health services within the hospital and the steadily expanding local community.
3. Hospital work would involve psychiatric assessment and treatment of patients up to the age of 18.
4. Participation in the Child & Adolescent Psychiatry on call system.
Interests in shared care, medical quality and efficiency, program development, administrative responsibilities and clinical teaching would be assets to the successful applicant.

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