Pediatric PsychologistBased in Tacoma, WA (near Seattle), MultiCare Health System is a leading-edge, integrated not-for-profit healthcare organization. MultiCare Mary Bridge Children's Hospital is an advanced regional care and referral center for Southwest Washington serving more than 13 referring hospitals over 9 counties and backed by fully staffed services 24/7. Mary Bridge supports a level IV NICU. The Pediatric Urgent Care service is another great option for our community, which has excellent support through fully staffed busy ED service, PICU, trauma service, IPS and a full complement of pediatric subspecialties. Mary Bridge Children's Hospital and Health Network was one of 13 Children's Hospitals named a top performing children's hospital for 2018, 2019 and 2020. The Leap Frog Top Hospital award is tied to achievements in patient safety and quality and is widely acknowledged as one of the most competitive honors American hospitals can receive.Job Description:Our dynamic multi-specialty group is seeking a Pediatric Psychologist to work in our Pediatric Psychology and Neuropsychology program. The ideal candidate will have experience providing direct pediatric clinical psychological consultation and intervention services to children and families with medically related conditions/disorders (not specific to one particular medical department). The Psychologist provides clinical support services for pediatric medical programs across MultiCare Health System. Collaboration is key with Mary Bridge Providers and Staff. Work situations are of a routine nature yet require analysis, good judgment, decision making, and diplomacy. Competitive salary, a full array of benefits, a healthy work/life balance, and a great location makes this an ideal choice for the provider who is looking to experience the best of Northwest living: from big-city amenities to the pristine beauty and recreational opportunities of the great outdoors. Requirements:
Ph.D. or Psy.D. From an APA accredited clinical psychology training program required.
An APA approved clinical psychology training program.
Completion of one year clinical psychology internship or one year postdoctoral fellowship with a pediatric psychology emphasis.
Licensed or licensed eligible as a psychologist by the State of Washington
Knowledge of child development and pediatric medical conditions as related to mental health issues- i.e. participation in specific Pediatric Psychology and/or Pediatric Health Psychology training and fellowshipAbout us:MultiCare Health System is a not-for-profit health care organization committed to our mission of "partnering for healing and a healthy future". Our 20,000 team members (employees, providers and volunteers) are united by MultiCare's values of respect, integrity, stewardship, excellence, collaboration and kindness.Our roots date back more than a century to the founding of Tacoma's first hospital. Since then, we've grown to become Washington State's largest community-based, locally governed health care system with numerous primary care, urgent care and specialty services - including Immediate Clinic, MultiCare Indigo Urgent Care, Pulse Heart Institute and MultiCare Rockwood Clinic. Our system of care also includes ten hospitals:
Allenmore Hospital (Tacoma)
Auburn Medical Center (Auburn)
Covington Medical Center (Covington)
Deaconess Hospital (Spokane)
Good Samaritan Hospital (Puyallup)
Mary Bridge Children's Hospital (Tacoma)
Tacoma General Hospital (Tacoma)
Valley Hospital (Spokane)
Navos Behavioral Health Hospital (West Seattle)
Wellfound Behavioral Health Hospital (Tacoma)MultiCare is also proud of our commitment to workforce diversity and culturally competent care. This commitment is led by our CEO and supported through employee education and community outreach.
MultiCare is a not-for-profit health care organization with more than 20,000 team members, including employees, providers and volunteers. MultiCare has been caring for our community for well over a century, since the founding of Tacoma’s first hospital and today is the largest community-based, locally governed system of health in the state of Washington, serving communities across Washington and Northern Idaho.
MultiCare’s comprehensive system of health includes numerous primary care, urgent care and specialty services — including Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital & Health Network; MultiCare Indigo Urgent Care; Pulse Heart Institute; MultiCare Medical Associates, affiliated physicians; MultiCare Rockwood Clinic, the largest multispecialty clinic in the Inland Northwest region; and MultiCare Connected Care, our Accountable Care Organization.
Eleven hospitals complete the organization: Allenmore Hospital, Auburn Medical Center, Capital Medical Center, Covington Medical Center, Deaconess Hospital, Good Samaritan Hospital, Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital — the Puget Sound region’s only children’s hospital and state-designated Level II Pediatric Trauma Center for Western Washingt...on — Navos Behavioral Health Hospital, Valley Hospital, Tacoma General Hospital — which is home to the South Puget Sound region’s only Level IV Neonatal Intensive Care Unit — and Wellfound Behavioral Health Hospital.
Our core values of Respect, Integrity, Stewardship, Excellence, Collaboration and Kindness, serve as our guiding principles and impact every aspect of our organization, including how we provide patient care and what we expect from each other.
MultiCare is also proud of our commitment to workforce diversity and culturally competent care. This commitment is led by our CEO and supported through employee education and community outreach.