Medical Director

Organization/Company Name: 
Deschutes County
Position Description: 

We know where you choose to live, work and play matters. Deschutes County is one of the largest employers in Central Oregon and the largest municipal government in the region. Our dedicated and passionate workforce of more than 1,100 employees provide County services in a number of departments, divisions, and offices.  
Located in the heart of Central Oregon, between the towering Cascade Mountain Range to the west and the high desert plateau to the east, Deschutes County is the outdoor recreation capital of Oregon. We enjoy a renowned quality of life, with big-city opportunities and small-town neighborhoods.

We hope you’ll consider joining our talented team.

The Medical Director job at DCBH is a dynamic dual role of specialty clinical care and clinical leadership at an agency serving Central Oregonians with mental illness and substance use disorders.  With 50% protected time to provide direct clinical services with psychiatric specialty teams, this is an opportunity for a community psychiatrist to remain directly engaged in clinical work.  The other 50% of the time this position is able to provide clinical leadership for the organization, including opportunities to provide consultation and supervision to teams, design and conduct clinical trainings, facilitate multidisciplinary case reviews to constructively learn from adverse outcomes, and engage with state and community partners with an opportunity to advocate for better systems of care.

Position Type: 
Full Time
$16,539.75 to $22,164.78 per month

Our robust health plan is offered at a minimal cost of $90 per month, which includes an innovative on-site clinic, pharmacy, and wellness and wellbeing services. Additionally, we include life insurance, retirement (PERS), generous paid time-off (14-18 hours/month to start, pro-rated for part-time), holidays, and professional development opportunities. Additional information can be found under "Supporting Documents" at

Required Education and / or Certifications: 

Doctor of Medicine; And 5 years of experience as a practicing Psychiatrist 


Where Will Work Be Performed?: 
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Position Address: 
2577 NE Courtney Drive
Bend, OR 97701