MEDICAL DIRECTOR CENTER FOR TELEPSYCHIATRY & E-BEHAVIORAL MEDICINE
Open Date: 10/05/2015
Date Initial Screening Begins:
Minimum Education/Experience: Requirements include MD or equivalent degree from an appropriately accredited institution, completion of accredited residency training, and board certification in psychiatry.
Special Instructions to Applicant: East Carolina University requires applicants to submit a candidate profile online in order to be considered for the position. In addition to submitting a candidate profile online, please submit online the required applicant documents: Curriculum Vitae Letter of Interest List of Three References (noting contact information)
Job Duties: This is a full-time faculty position to serve as the Medical Director for the Center of Telepsychiatry and e-Behavioral Health (CTeBH). The Center continues to grow and will be expanding into 80 plus hospitals across the state of North Carolina within the next 12 months. The current network includes 71 hospitals. With the enormous growth of the center and the need across the state to provide these services it has become apparent that a Medical Director is needed. On the administrative side, the Medical Director will serve as the Chief Clinical Officer (CCO) for the Center and NC-STeP (NC Statewide Telepsychiatry Program). This person will be responsible for developing initiatives to expand the program footprint, oversee outcomes monitoring system, improve outcomes, oversee a peer-review program, and integrate with community based providers; as well as identifies and implements evidenced based practices. The Medical Director will also spend about 60% of his/her time providing clinical service. The position emphasizes a leadership role and an active engagement in clinical, educational, and scholarly activities. Fixed Term or Tenure Track position available at the title/rank of Assistant Professor or higher.