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Director of Behavioral Health/Psychiatry

Director of Behavioral Health/Psychiatry

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Position Summary

An excellent opportunity exists for a Director of Behavioral Health/Psychiatry with the Westmed Medical Group - a large, progressive, and financially thriving, physician-owned, multi-specialty practice. Within commuting distance from NYC, CT, and NJ, we offer an excellent, competitive compensation and benefits package.


Westmed Medical Group is seeking a Full Time Director of Behavioral Health/Psychiatry services to begin June, 2018.

Essential Job Functions & Responsibilities

Responsibilities include leading two multidisciplinary mental health teams, at our Ridge Hill/Yonkers and Purchase sites, that deliver integrative care for our primary care physicians. Other responsibilities include carrying a full time caseload, supervision and recruitment of staff, attending administrative meetings and participating in quality care initiatives.

Required Qualifications

Must be board certified in adult psychiatry with preference given to candidates double boarded in Psychosomatic or Geriatric Psychiatry with expertise in Behavioral Medicine and mindfulness/CBT.

Candidates should have a minimum of seven years post residency/fellowship clinical experience with demonstrated leadership roles.

Company Overview

Westmed Medical Group is a large, award-winning multi-specialty medical practice, with headquarters in Purchase, NY. It is staffed by a team of over 500 Physicians and Advanced Practice Providers who are dedicated to providing coordinated, efficient and the highest quality of patient care at its 13 locations in Westchester County, NY and Fairfield County, CT. The practice, known for its one-stop-shopping medical experience for patients, uses state-of-the-art systems and has a national reputation for measured healthcare excellence. Westmed offers 60+ medical specialties and currently has over 1,000 employees.


Our mission is to be your trusted partner in comprehensive, lifelong care. The foundation for service excellence at Westmed Medical Group starts with the patient experience and focusing on the complete total care of our patients. Westmed is recognized by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Level 3 Medical Home, the highest achievable level. Westmed has been one of 480 Medicare Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) nationwide since 2012, and was ranked a Fortune® 2017 Best Workplaces in Healthcare and in New York State.


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