Pediatric NeuropsychologistBased 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 Mary Bridge Behavioral Health Network 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 Neuropsychologist to work in our growing Pediatric Neuropsychology and Psychology program. The ideal candidate will have experience providing direct clinical neuropsychological services to children and families with medically related neurocognitive concerns in both outpatient and inpatient setting. The Psychologist provides clinical support services for pediatric medical programs across MultiCare Health System. Responsibilities include age appropriate evaluation and treatment services and the provision of psychological treatment with patients and families as needed. Work situations are of a routine nature yet require analysis, good judgment, decision making, and diplomacy. You are supported by Mary Bridge Children's Hospital. An advanced regional care and referral center for Southwestern Washington, serving more than 13 referring hospitals and 9+ counties. The hospital includes a 16-bed PICU, a 66-bed general pediatric unit and a Trauma service. There is a 70-bed level IV NICU in adjacent Tacoma General. We offer outstanding pediatric subspecialty support including cardiology, endocrinology, hematology/oncology, infectious disease, gastroenterology, neurology, pulmonology, rehabilitation, rheumatology, surgery and urology. 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 accredited, preferably hospital-based, internship required.
Completion of two years of formal post-doctoral specialty training in clinical neuropsychology with substantial background in pediatric neuropsychology and/or medical psychology required.
Washington State Licensure as a psychologist, or immediate eligibility for licensure required.
Eligibility for, or completion of, board certification in clinical neuropsychology by the American Board of Professional Psychology preferred
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.