Licensed Child Psychiatrist
Mid-Atlantic Pediatric Partners
Rockville, MD US
Posted ago
Mid-Atlantic Pediatric Partners

As our first child psychiatrist, we offer an incredible opportunity for a professional who is passionate about pediatric care to join our team. Successful candidates will assess and evaluate patient data, diagnose the nature or extent of mental disorders, and develop a treatment plan based on the needs of the patient. You'll also use psychotherapy and medications, as well as keep track of the patient's response to the drug and make necessary modifications. Our ideal candidate will have completed a medical residency program, hold an MD or DO from an accredited medical school, and be state-certified to practice medicine. Please apply as soon as possible if this sounds like a wonderful opportunity!

  • Confirm that all of the patient's health information is considered by consulting with primary care physicians, nurses, or other health care professionals
  • Ensure that treatment programs are tailored to the patient's individual needs and the severity of their specific emotional, social, cognitive, developmental, or behavioral problems
  • Make use of psychotherapy and medicinal treatments, maintain track of the patient's response to the medication, and make necessary modifications
  • Interview patient, family members, and others to evaluate a patient’s mental health
  • Stay up-to-date and maintain professional skills through reading publications, attending educational seminars, or remaining active in networks
  • Must be well-versed in a variety of psychotherapy techniques
  • Licensure to practice medicine in the state where you reside
  • Strong observation skills to accurately evaluate patients’ demeanor and identify symptoms
  • Ability to convey medical concepts to persons who are not medical experts, as well as outstanding interpersonal, and communication skills
  • Must have current certification from the American Board of Medical Specialists (ABMS) for this role
  • MD or DO degree from an accredited United States medical school
$225,000 - $250,000 yearly
About Mid-Atlantic Pediatric Partners

With a combined 43 years of pediatric services, MAPP manages and represents the collaboration of two established, independent practices in Montgomery County: Metropolitan Pediatrics and THH Pediatrics.

Initiated in January 2020, MAPP united 14 pediatric providers with the goal of delivering compassionate, individualized, and evidence-based pediatric care. With the goal of optimizing each child’s wellness, our teams of clinicians and staff take great pride in partnering with families to establish and maintain a comprehensive medical home. To that goal, we have established additional healthcare services, such as our behavioral health department, lactation support, and more.

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