Job ID: 19-9260 Type: Regular Full-Time # of Openings: 1 Category: Providers - Pediatrics and Pediatric Subspecialties Randall Children's Hospital at Legacy Emanuel
CARES Northwest and Randall Children’s Hospital in Portland, Oregon, are recruiting for a full-time Medical Director in a well-established multidisciplinary child abuse program. The physician leader will have clinical and administrative responsibilities including inpatient consultative coverage with three other Board-Certified Child Abuse Pediatricians.
This position offers excellent opportunities for inpatient and outpatient clinical child abuse practice, as well as teaching, prevention work, and community involvement in development of systems of care and advocacy. The preferred candidate will be Board certified in child abuse and have both clinical and leadership experience.
Established in 1987, CARES Northwest is an accredited member of the National Children’s Alliance whose mission is to stop child abuse and neglect through multidisciplinary prevention, medical evaluation, and ongoing treatment in partnership with our community. The program is a unique collaboration of four health systems – Randall Children’s Hospital at Legacy Emanuel, OHSU’s Doernbecher Children's Hospital, Kaiser Permanente, and Providence Children’s Health. As a Children’s Advocacy Center, CARES Northwest works closely with child abuse multidisciplinary partners in Multnomah and Washington counties. The evaluation model is based on master’s level mental health providers, including forensic interviewers, working in partnership with medical examiners to provide a comprehensive assessment and treatment plan for each child. Advocating for over 39,000 children in its 32-year history, CARES Northwest is a crucial element of our region’s ability protect our community’s children and promote their healing.
Randall Children’s Hospital (a 501(c) 3 organization) is a 165-bed full-service hospital with Level 1 pediatric trauma designation, a 24 x 7 Children’s Emergency Department, a 24 bed PICU and level IV 45 bed NICU. The hospital has over 200 pediatric sub-specialty professionals in both medical and surgical areas and provides 24-hour Pediatric Hospitalist coverage, 24-hour Pediatric Emergency Medicine coverage and inhouse Pediatric ICU attending level coverage. Randall Children’s Hospital is a teaching hospital and has been recognized by Portland Business Journal as one of the most admired healthcare organizations in Oregon for three consecutive years.
Portland lifestyle options have something for everyone, from the downtown “Pearl District” for those enjoying a trendy urban flair, to family-oriented communities, all within a short commuting distance to the hospital. Portland boasts more bike paths per mile than any city in the US, and the largest city park in the nation. We are a short drive from the windsurfing capital of the world, and Pinot Noir wine country. The rugged beaches of the Pacific Ocean and the long skiing seasons of Mt Hood are within a 90-minute drive.
Legacy is committed to delivering comprehensive and family-centered care with compassion and excellence. As we consider qualified candidates, we are committed to building a culture that values diversity and is reflective of those we care for.
For consideration, please visit our website www.legacyhealth.org and complete an online application. Please apply for position number 19-9260. You will be able to insert your CV into the application. If you have questions, please feel free to contact Vicki Owen at 503 415-5403 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. AA/EOE/veterans/disabilities
MD or DO with 7-10 years of experience and Board Certification