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Student Health Psychiatrist

Company: Merritt Hawkins
Location: Cambridge
Posted on: September 20, 2023

Job Description:

Job Description & Requirements

Student Health Psychiatrist

StartDate: ASAP

We are pleased to partner with Harvard University and their comprehensive multispecialty health facility serving students, staff, faculty, retirees, and their dependents. We are seeking psychiatrists for our Behavioral Health Counseling and Mental Health Services who have experience and desire to work with undergraduate and graduated aged patients or with the staff and faculty population who are highly motivated to manage their psychiatric care. Our psychiatrists work collaboratively with a highly skilled team of social workers and psychologists within the Department of Behavioral Health.

Behavioral Health (BH) Highlights \n

* Provides high-quality psychiatric care to a unique and engaged patient group made up of faculty, staff, dependents, and retirees of Harvard University

* 80% virtual visits with only one day required in-office time per week

* Minimum of 5 years of experience and authoritative knowledge of clinical principles and practices

* 80% face-to-face clinical time (60 minutes for new intakes, 20 and 40 minutes for follow-up visits, with 20% protected administrative time)

\nCounseling and Mental Health Services (CAMHS) Highlights\n\n

* Excellent opportunity for a psychiatrist with any level of experience with psychiatry residency or child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship training

* Diverse patient population with Harvard's undergraduate and graduate/professional students come from diverse backgrounds, races, ethnicities, national origins, sexual orientations, gender identities, and lived experiences

* Opportunity to make a meaningful and substantial impact across the Harvard student population

* 75% face-to-face clinical time (25% protected administrative time and 60-minute intake and 30-minute follow-up visits)

\nPLUS, Both Opportunities include:\n\n

* Excellent benefits package, retirement plan, and incentives for continuing education

* Time off between Christmas and New Year's (not counted as vacation or holiday time), plus 7 days for CME

* Qualification for Federal Student Loan Forgiveness

* Excellent communication as needed with primary care, outside therapists, and care coordinators


Part of the greater Boston area, Cambridge, MA, is home to outstanding schools, such as Harvard and MIT. Cambridge is known for its diversity, lively art scene, historic architecture, legendary museums, street art, and engaging mix of urban and green spaces. You'll work in Harvard Square, fueled by bookstores, coffee houses, fine dining, eclectic shopping, diversity, and endless entertainment.\n\n

* Nearby world-famous attractions include Fenway Park, The Freedom Trail, Faneuil Hall, and seaside villages from Cape Cod to Maine

* Excellent public transportation systems available

* Proximity to legendary sports teams; Red Sox, Bruins, Celtics, and Patriots

\nWe are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace culture and seek applications from candidates who share our values and commitment and have experience working with a diverse community, an understanding of issues surrounding it, and a commitment to promoting diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging.

Facility Location

Opposite the Charles River from Boston, Cambridge is just a hop away from Massachusetts' most exciting metropolitan area. Cambridge is the home of two of America's most prestigious and famous universities, Harvard and MIT. While residents find themselves in prime position to take advantage of all the cultural and entertainment options in Boston, Cambridge proper offers a wealth of leisure activities, sights and sounds. Culture seekers and history buffs will be delighted by Harvard Art Museum and the Harvard Museum of Natural History, not to mention the many historic buildings that adorn the city's storied streets. Fans of the performing arts can take in a show at one of several theaters in the area, including the Brattle Theatre and The Lily Pad. Outdoors types can visit the city's parks for canoeing, hiking and cycling.

Job Benefits

About the Company

Merritt Hawkins, an AMN Healthcare company, is a permanent physician placement service that fills more physician jobs than any other firm. In addition to being the nation's leader in physician employment search and consulting services, Merritt Hawkins also recruits and places select allied health professionals. AMN ...

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