Title:  Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences - Menninger Activity (Assistant Professor)

Division:  Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Requisition ID:  11465

Job Duties

 

The Menninger Clinic is one of the nation's premier mental health care providers. We are dedicated to treating individuals with complex mental illness, including severe mood, personality, anxiety, and addictive disorders throughout the spectrum of inpatient to outpatient care. We are equally committed to teaching future mental health professionals and advancing mental healthcare through research. Menninger is an affiliated teaching hospital for Baylor College of Medicine. Baylor is a leading academic health science institution located within the world's largest medical center. It is known for excellence in education, research, and healthcare and community service.

 

Position Summary and Responsibilities

 

The Menninger Clinic is seeking a Staff Physician (Internal Medicine or Family Medicine) to join our excellent team of professionals. The Staff Physician helps provide medical assessments and follow-up management for adult and adolescent patients admitted to The Menninger Clinic for psychiatric care. This includes but is not limited to admission history and physicals, consultation for medical problems occurring after admission and ongoing medical management of chronic conditions in the hospital and outpatient physical examinations within the scope of practice and protocols approved by the Hospital and the State Medical Board. The ideal candidate works well in a multi-disciplinary team environment that emphasizes communication and collegiality in providing a comprehensive approach to care. 

 

Position Qualifications

 

Must have an MD or DO degree with completion of an approved residency in internal medicine or family medicine; board-certified or board-eligible for certification by the respective certifying board for internal medicine or family medicine; must be able to work effectively with interdisciplinary teams and possess knowledge of therapeutic modalities employed by team members and the assigned clinical program; DEA registration; and current CPR certification. Preferred: current license to practice medicine in the State of Texas; and two (2) years of post-residency work experience in a related area of specialty.

 

 

Baylor College of Medicine requires employees to be fully vaccinated -subject to approved exemptions-against vaccine-preventable diseases including, but not limited to, COVID-19 and influenza.

 

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

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