Psychiatrist / Medical Director and Clinician Educator

  • MaineHealth
  • Portland, ME, USA
  • Apr 07, 2020

Job Description


The Department of Psychiatry at Maine Medical Center is seeking a full time BC psychiatrist for a leadership position in Adult Outpatient Psychiatry, as a medical director and faculty clinician-educator in Portland, Maine. 

As an integral part of a growing mental health system and an integrated healthcare system, the Medical Director will provide direct clinical care for adults and will supervise an interdisciplinary treatment team. Additionally, the Medical Director will actively participate in planning for service delivery and coordination of care as part of a larger mental health system as well as with the medical community of Maine Medical Center. The Medical Director plays a critical role in optimizing patient care. This position works collaboratively with program leaders to create a patient centered environment and to achieve clinical excellence.  

In addition to clinical care, the Adult Outpatient Psychiatry Service is a major teaching resource for Maine Medical Center. We offer psychiatry training experiences for adult psychiatry residents, child & adolescent psychiatry fellows, Tufts University School of Medicine medical students, and trainees in other fields. We have a culture of continuous quality improvement and our performance in the areas of safety, quality, and satisfaction are consistently excellent. Physicians are encouraged to apply for a faculty appointment to the Tufts University School of Medicine. Maine Medical Center psychiatrists enjoy the benefits of a flexible call schedule, generous time off and CME days, a substantial CME stipend, retirement plans, and comprehensive health insurance plans. 

The successful candidate will be employed by Maine Medical Partners (MMP), a subsidiary of MMC and Maine’s largest multi-specialty group, serving patients throughout the state and in Northern New England.  This high quality team of nearly 600 physicians and 300 advanced practice professionals is based at MMC and delivers care through a network of 30 locations across the State and acts as a regional referral network. 

Maine Medical Center has 637 beds and is the state's leading tertiary care hospital and only Level 1 Trauma Center with a full complement of residencies and fellowships and integration with Tufts University School of Medicine.  The Emergency Department at Maine Medical Center is comprises 63 beds, including the embedded 6 bed secure Acute Psychiatry Unit. 

Situated on the Maine coast, Portland offers the best of urban sophistication combined with small-town friendliness.  The area provides four season recreational opportunities, such as skiing, hiking, sailing, and miles of beautiful beaches.  Just two hours north of Boston by car, rail or express coach, this is a diverse and vibrant community.  Portland is consistently voted one of the top spots in America to raise a family. It was named 2018 Restaurant City of the Year by Bon Appétit magazine, and The Best Town and Small City in the US by The Guardian in 2018. 

For more information please contact Gina Mallozzi, Physician Recruiter at (207) 661-2092 or