Job Type



$250000 - $ USD per Year


3010 Grand Ave. Waukegan, IL 60085, Illinois

Job Number


Psychiatrist Medical Director – BH – 12293

Do you want a career where you can truly make a difference? The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is one of the largest human service providers in Lake County. We live our mission each day, promoting the health and well-being of all who live, work, and play in Lake County. If you are passionate about giving back and ready to be a part of an innovative team, we are looking for you!
Reporting directly to the Director of Behavioral Health this position oversees psychiatric services. Responsibilities of this position include oversight of the psychiatry providers and Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) providers, including provider recruitment, development and retention, scheduling, establishment and achievement of productivity benchmarks, quality improvement, clinical direction and risk management to ensure quality and cost-effective care. In addition, this position will also provide direct patient care. This position is full time (40% clinical and 60% administrative time, though distribution may change based on changing needs).

  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or medical/religious exemption within 30 days of hire.  If not fully vaccinated, you must follow the requirements for unvaccinated until you meet the definition of fully vaccinated.

Scheduled Hours: 40 hours a week

  • Monday – Friday (8:30am – 5:00pm)