The CSU Health Network at Colorado State University is recruiting for a Director of Psychiatry Services.
The Director of Psychiatry Services has administrative responsibility for the management of Psychiatry Services and provides leadership, direction, and clinical supervision in accordance with departmental, organizational, and University goals and objectives.
This position provides patient care; supervises, assesses, plans, implements and evaluates the delivery of patient care; develops and implements programmatic plans, including performance improvement activities and compliance with current regulations; develops and administers comprehensive programs that responds to patient demographic needs; supervises and evaluates all personnel assigned to Psychiatry Services; and effectively utilizes employee resources and time responsibilities for the department.
There is opportunity for additional salary if you have completed fellowships and are board certified in applicable psychiatry subspecialties, for example, Addiction Psychiatry.
This position reports to the Executive Director of the CSU Health Network and serves as a member of the Leadership Team, which is responsible for strategic planning, assessment, accreditation, and other large scope initiatives.
For full consideration, complete applications must be received by 11:59 pm Mountain Time on Sunday, October 10, 2021.
CSU is an EO/EA/AA employer and conducts background checks on all final candidates.
Required Job Qualifications
Possession of a current, Colorado physician license; or possession of a current, temporary Colorado physician license and ability to obtain permanent Colorado physician license within 90 days of hire
Board certification in psychiatry
A valid, current, unrestricted DEA number
Five years of clinical experience working as a full-time Psychiatrist
Two years of Leadership experience, Clinical Supervision, and General Supervision of staff
Preferred Job Qualifications
Six plus years of clinical experience working as a full-time Psychiatrist
Experience working as a psychiatrist on a college campus
Experience and comfort with electronic medical records and computer use
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Characteristics
Knowledge of principles and methods of healthcare for the college age population including diagnosis and treatment of mental/emotional disturbances, modern methods and principles of psychiatry, general medicine and neurology, and skill in their application
Knowledge of community resources in patient management
Excellent clinical skills in psychiatry
Advanced Leadership and Team Management Skills
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Demonstrated experience and ability in developing and maintaining exceptional rapport with and empathetic care of students at times of stress, pressure, and variable patient volume
Ability to develop and maintain exceptional rapport with medical and counseling staff in a multidisciplinary healthcare delivery setting
Ability to deliver efficient and quality psychiatric care in times of increased patient volume related to variable patient use of the facility
Ability to maintain confidentiality of patient information in accordance with policies of the CSU Health Network, Colorado State University, state, federal and HIPAA requirements
Interest in the wellness of students and their family members and respect for the role of patients in the decision-making process
Ability to assess demand for services and determine appropriate strategy to meet demand
Commitment to and experience working effectively with historically marginalized populations, cultures, and diverse communities
Ability to analyze policies, programs, and initiatives to make recommendations for quality improvement
Colorado State University is a public research university founded in 1870 and located in Fort Collins, in the U.S. state of Colorado. The university is the state’s land-grant university, and the Flagship University of the Colorado State University System. As a land-grant institution, it is in the DNA of Colorado State University to promote education to anyone with the motivation and ability to earn a degree.
Our State is Colorado, but our Colorado State University Rams are built on a global scale. We unite in Fort Collins, where our diverse backgrounds, cultures, and experiences strengthen our community. Fort Collins is a community that blends education and industry, hard work and recreation, tradition and progress. True to our land-grant beginnings, we’re focused on practical solutions for today and tomorrow.
Colorado State University employs over 7,000 full and part-time faculty, exempt and non-exempt professionals, and classified staff. The current enrollment is approximately 33,058 students, including resident and non-resident instruction students. The University has approximately 2,000 faculty in eight colleges and 55 academic departments. Colorado State University, also... known as CSU, offers more than 150 degrees in eight colleges. Bachelor’s degrees are offered in 65 fields of study, with master’s degrees in 55 fields. Colorado State confers doctoral degrees in 40 fields of study, in addition to a professional degree in veterinary medicine.
Colorado State University is a tobacco and smoke-free campus. For the health of our university community, the use of smoking, vaping or tobacco products is prohibited on CSU grounds or in buildings.
Colorado State University (CSU) is committed to providing employees with a strong and competitive benefits package that supports you, your health, and your family. Visit CSU’s Human Resources website for detailed benefit plan information for permanent full-time and part-time faculty and administrative professional employees in the following University benefit areas. https://hr.colostate.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/25/2021/01/benefits-summary-afap.pdf.
The CSU Health Network at Colorado State University provides a full range of cost-effective mental health and primary care medical services on campus, referral for community specialty care, and comprehensive health education and prevention services programming. Services such as physical therapy, dentistry, and optometry are available. The CSU Health Network is active in creating a healthy campus environment to support learning and success. For more information about the CSU Health Network at Colorado State University, see http://www.health.colostate.edu.
The Medical Clinic at the CSU Health Network provides acute and chronic care to CSU students by appointments and on a walk-in basis for urgent concerns. Primary care physicians, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners care for students, with emphasis on preventive care, education, and continuity. The medical staff are supported by a full range of laboratory, radiology, pharmacy, physical therapy, psychiatry, optometry, and nutrition services on site, and integrated care with counseling staff enhances the treatment of students with behavioral health concerns. Minor procedures are performed in the clinic. The Medical Clinic provides services between the hours of 8:00 am – 5:00 pm Monday-Friday, providing attractive work schedules for staff.