The Center for Women's Health Women's Mental Health and Wellness division seeks a Psychiatrist at the Assistant or Associate Professor rank to provide direct patient care within the Center for Women\u2019s Health (a multispecialty, integrated setting) \u2013 including, but not limited to, providing direct patient care, evaluation and treatment in areas of mental health common to or specific to women such as depression, anxiety, perinatal loss and bereavement, perinatal mood disorders, female sexual dysfunction, adult developmental issues (menopause, aging, chronic illness, disability, pregnancy, etc.), and partnership/marital concerns.
The appointee will work under the direction of the CWH Director of Mental Health, and as a member of the Women\u2019s Mental Health Division to optimize operations in order to create a fiscally viable operation as well as an excellent patient care and learning environment. Responsibilities include instruction and supervision of learners, as well as collaboration with medical colleagues throughout the Center and OHSU.
The appointee must be board certified and state licensed, and must also be credentialed and privileged as a member of the OHSU Professional Staff in accordance with the specialty bylaws. The appointee is expected to comply with scope of practice, other laws, regulations, OHSU policy, and other applicable professional standards of practice.
The appointee shall provide services as assigned by the supervisor in furtherance of the university\u2019s missions and goals of teaching, research, patient care, outreach and public service.
As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and research. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide... many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm