Chief of Behavioral Health / Psychiatrist
Connecticut Institute for Communities, Inc.
Danbury, Connecticut 06810

Job Description

Connecticut Institute for Communities, Inc.


CIFC Health a program of the Connecticut Institute For Communities, Inc. seeks a full-time or part-time Chief Psychiatrist / Chief of Behavioral Health to provide leadership to the adult and pediatric behavioral health departments. Under the supervision of the Chief Medical Officer, this position is responsible for the direct supervision of Psychiatrists,Psychiatric APRNs, RNs, Administrative Coordinator and the Director of Behavioral Health Services, while maintaining a reduced individual patient panel, evaluating and treating patients with mental & behavioral health disorders at CIFC Health. The position is responsible for direct overall operations of the Health Center's behavioral health departments.

Ability to travel to sites of integrated care within Danbury, CT. Board Certified in Psychiatry or completion of any ACGME accredited training program acceptable for board certification by ABPN. Must curretnly hold and/or qualify for a CT medical license.

Bilingual candidates strongly encouraged to apply.


Requirements: Successful candidates must possess or be able to obtain a Physician's license and CSR from the State of Connecticut Department of Public Health. Board certification or the ability to become certified is required. Previous clinical responsibility to include crisis intervention, brief assessments, and individual psychotherapy preferred. At least 5 years' experience and previous supervision is required.

Competitive compensation, plus comprehensive fringe benefits package including health care coverage and retirement program, paid time off, paid holidays, and much more. In addition, as a federally qualified healthcare center (FQHC), this position is eligible to apply for a Loan Repayment Program through HRSA (Health Resources and Service Administration). and the STAR loan forgiveness program that offers loan forgiveness for Substance use Disorder professionals.

Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer


Salary Range:

$300,000.00 - $350,000.00

Employment/Position Type:

Full Time
Date Posted : 02/01/2024