Psychiatric – Medical Director – THIRA Health – Bellevue, WA
Job Type: Full-time
Required Education: Doctor of Medicine or Osteopathy in Psychiatry (M.D. or D.O.)
Required Experience: 2 Years Post-Residency in Psychiatry
Required License or Certification: WA State Licensure; Board Certified
THIRA Health seeks a skilled Medical Director with excellent communication, interpersonal, and administrative skills. The candidate should have crisis management experience and be able to effectively support in treating a caseload of up to 50+ adolescent and adult female behavioral health patients in partnership with THIRA’s attending Chief Medical Officer and Medical Team. The Medical Director is an integral part of the THIRA Health treatment team and reports to the Chief Medical Officer. The Medical Director must be comfortable prescribing and treatment planning for medically or psychiatrically complex cases. The Medical Director will also be responsible for directing and overseeing the administrative functions that directly impact medical services within our programming.
Who We Are: THIRA Health offers transformative mental health treatment programs for women and girls age 13-65. THIRA Health programs are based on decades of work with women and girls and are designed to offer a truly transformative, sustainable recovery. Each person has a unique journey to recovery. At THIRA, we address behavioral health needs and promote sustainable recovery by leveraging support systems in all areas of the individual’s life. It is our goal to help each person reach their full potential through recovery. THIRA offers patients solutions that care for the whole person, including nutritional meals, yoga, art therapy, movement therapy, and more.
Our Leadership: THIRA’s Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Mehri Moore, brings with her over 35 years of experience, which she applies in her care and guidance over each individual’s experience. THIRA’s Clinical Director, Dr. Kathryn Korslund, recently transitioned to THIRA after spending her career as research scientist at UW’s Behavioral Research and Therapy Clinics (BRTC) and working alongside Dr. Marsha Linehan on further developing and evaluating Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT). Our multi-disciplinary team is comprised of passionate clinicians from a variety of backgrounds in order to serve each individual in a holistic manner.
“What We Offer”: THIRA Health was founded in 2015 and offers elements of both start-up culture and working for a small family business. THIRA is growing rapidly with the expansion of multiple programs and service offerings and is seeking passionate, hard-working, and energetic staff members. THIRA offers its employees a 100% employer-sponsored comprehensive healthcare benefits package, a 401(k) plan with company match, a generous allotment of Paid Time Off, a fun and supportive workplace culture, and the opportunity to make a significant impact within both the company and the lives of patients.