Psychiatry - Child Physician Job with Halifax Health in Daytona Beach, FL

Halifax Health is seeking a Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist to join our Team located in Daytona Beach, Florida!

Halifax Health Daytona Beach, FL 32114
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  • 12/14/2022
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About Halifax Health:

Halifax Health is the area’s only Level II Trauma Center serving the Volusia County community since 1928. Halifax Health is the area's largest tertiary healthcare provider. The main campus is located in Daytona Beach with 678 licensed beds, there is an 80-bed community hospital; Halifax Health Medical Center of Port Orange and a 90-bed hospital; Halifax Health | UF Health Medical Center of Deltona which opened in February 2020. Halifax Health has over 500 physicians on its Medical Staff representing more than 46 medical specialties.   


Practice Highlights:

Halifax Health Behavioral Services is the largest community mental health provider in the State of Florida for Child and Adolescent Programs – Extensive Outpatient Population,  Behavior Analyst, Targeted Case Managers, Day Treatment, Outpatient Therapy, 30 Inpatient Beds. Recently awarded the Platinum designation by Optum for delivering highly effective inpatient care as measured by Optum’s Achievements in Clinical Excellence (ACE) program. 30 bed inpatient unit, outpatient practice, day treatment program, case management and counseling. Halifax Health has a treatment philosophy that center on four main concepts: Holistic View of Individuals, Team approach to treatment, eclectic treatment and patient and family involvement.


Opportunity Highlights:

Halifax Health has an excellent full time employment opportunity for a Board Certified or Board Eligible (new graduate) Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist. This is an exciting opportunity for the right Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist to be part of a well-established practice.

  • Outpatient clinic – Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
  • Call schedule – every 4th weekend, every 4th night
  • Clinical supervision for other disciplines
  • 25-30 patients seen per doctor per day - combination of inpatient and outpatient visits
  • Children and adolescents up to age 18
  • Children 50%, adolescents 40%, adults (associated with children) 10%
  • Platinum Status Facility by Optum


Job Details / Qualifications: 

  • Full time, Employed position
  • Must be ABMS/AOA Board Certified/Board Eligible in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Must hold US citizenship or permanent residency
  • Must obtain a Florida license
  • Experience desired, but new fellowship candidates considered
  • Collegial; excellent team building skills; motivated; energetic; flexible
  • Physician Governance Council allows for physician input into strategic planning and operational policies for the employed physician group



  • Competitive compensation in line with MGMA standards; based on production and achievement of value driven quality metrics.
  • Comprehensive benefits package including: Medical, Dental, Vision and a Matched 403(b) retirement plan, Unmatched 457 deferred comp plan also available.
  • Sovereign immunity covers malpractice
  • 30 days for vacation, CME, sick, and/or holidays
  • NO STATE INCOME TAX - keep more of your wealth for you and your family!
  • Up to $2800 per year for professional dues and memberships in 2 organizations. $3,000 for CME
  • Relocation assistance/ Sign on bonuses in accordance with policy
  • Qualifying employer for Federal Student Loan Forgiveness program


About the Area: Daytona Beach, FL

Daytona Beach is rich with history, in addition to the 23 miles of white sand beaches, the community is overflowing with sporting venues, museums, band shell concerts, night life, parks, wildlife, water activities and family fun. There are excellent private and public schools including a top 10 ranked International Baccalaureate high school. There are three Universities including Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University which is ranked in the top 5 for small private engineering schools. Live by the beach while making a difference at a respected safety net hospital with a job you will love.  Come for the lifestyle, stay for the career!