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Burrell Behavioral Health Associate Medical Director in Springfield, Missouri

Associate Medical Director

About the Role:

  • Participate in Departmental leadership meetings with the Chief Medical Officer and Vice President of Physician & Medical Services.

  • Participate in the development and recommendation of all medical policies.

  • Participate in all hiring of physicians and nurse practitioners for Region with the Chief Medical Officer and Vice President of Physician & Medical Services.

  • Participate in Administration meetings.

  • Co-lead physician/nurse practitioner’s staff meetings in Region.

  • Participate in nursing meetings as needed.

  • Participate in any personnel issues with medical staff in coordination with the Chief Medical Officer and Vice President of Physician & Medical Services.

  • Conduct medication reviews and chart audits as necessary.

  • Lead Regional peer review process.

Most meetings can be attended using video and/or phone conferencing, however some meetings may require travel to other site locations.

Qualifications

Must possess a degree as a Physician and be licensed to practice Psychiatry in Missouri (board eligible or certified) or be eligible for licensure in Missouri by the date of employment; responsible to maintain an active Missouri license during employment. Must have completed residency in adult psychiatry or a fellowship in child psychiatry.

In addition, for Burrell’s Arkansas Region, must also be licensed to practice Psychiatry in Arkansas (board eligible or certified) or be eligible for licensure in Arkansas by the date of employment; responsible to maintain an active Arkansas license during employment.

Must possess (or be able to obtain prior to employment start date) Missouri State license as a Physician to include the required certificates to administer medication (DEA#, BNDD); responsible for actively maintaining these certificates to ensure there is no lapse in certification. Must have completed residency in adult psychiatry or a fellowship in child psychiatry.

In addition, for Burrell’s Arkansas Region, must possess (or be able to obtain prior to employment start date) Arkansas State license as a Physician to include the required certificates to administer medication (DEA#, BNDD); responsible for actively maintaining these certificates to ensure there is no lapse in certification.

Looking to feed your desire to give to your community and support those who need a helping hand, look no further. Not only is Burrell growing the amount of its resources, services, and facilities to assist as many communities as possible, it also provides plenty of opportunity for growth in your current field and the freedom to explore others. Our culture and our environment are unlike any other. We offer highly-competitive pay and a full range of top-notch full-time employee benefits such as:

  • Medical

  • Dental

  • Vision

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Basic Life Insurance

  • Student Loan Reimbursement

  • Paid Time Off

  • Long-Term Disability

  • 403(b) Retirement Plan

We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, and encourage applications from all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, disability or veteran status, or to other non-work related factors.

Burell is a Smoke and Tobacco Free Workplace.

Burrell Behavioral Health is the recognized leader in Community Mental Health. Founded in 1977, our network of providers, therapists, case managers, and direct support staff serve more than 45,000 clients across 25 counties in Missouri and Arkansas. We provide comprehensive care for behavioral health clients of all ages, helping them to improve their lives through our wide-ranging continuum of care.

“We believe that the conversation about behavioral health is paramount. There are few conversations facing our communities more critical than behavioral health. As the conversation evolves, Burrell is committed to being a leader in this post-stigma world.”

-C.J. Davis, President & CEO, Burrell Behavioral Health

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