Chief Medical Officer, The Providence Center

Care New England | Providence, Rhode Island 02905

Salary Range: Call for details
Date Posted: June 16, 2021
Opportunity Code: 28023


Chief Medical Officer opportunity in New England


Care New England and The Providence Center (TPC) is seeking a Chief Medical Officer. The Chief Medical Officer will oversee the clinical programs and clinical care provided at TPC and reports directly to the President/COO, TPC, with matrix reporting to the Chief of Psychiatry, Care New England. TPC seeks an engaging, dynamic and visionary physician leader to partner with the President to lead the outstanding and dedicated clinicians and support staff of this exceptional mission-driven and culturally dynamic community mental health organization. This is an exciting opportunity to lead a healthy, vibrant, and highly regarded organization and to ensure Rhode Islanders and local community members continue to receive high quality community health and substance abuse services well into the future. 


The mission of The Providence Center is “To help adults, adolescents and children affected by psychiatric illnesses, emotional problems and addictions by providing treatment and supportive services within a community setting.” 

With approximately 639 employees, TPC benefits from a loyal, long tenured, and diverse workforce. TPC has nearly 30 locations and more than 60 programs. On an annual basis, TPC provides services to more than 18,000 clients. 

In 2014, in forward-looking strategy, the Board and Executive Leadership team of TPC elected to formally affiliate with Care New England (CNE). With long-standing clinical and referral relationships, TPC and CNE recognized the opportunity to gain synergy and improve care coordination, and to support TPC’s mission effectiveness into the future through enhanced access to capital and financial resources. 

TPC has been recognized nationally and rewarded for being on the forefront of developing innovative approaches to deliver behavioral healthcare services. TPC offers a breadth and depth of services that are unparalleled by other organizations. 


  • MD or DO, currently licensed or eligible for licensure in the state of Rhode Island. 
  • Current Certification in Psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. 
  • Five or more years of clinical experience in community-based, multi-disciplinary behavioral health. 
  • Experience with (dual diagnoses and/or addiction medicine) strongly preferred. 
  • Successful leadership experience, either formal or informal, in a prior role (i.e. Medical Director, Associate Medical Director) is preferred. 

This search is being led by the Executive and Physician Leadership Search Group of AMN Leadership Solutions, a division of AMN Healthcare. AMN Healthcare is the leader and innovator in total talent solutions for healthcare organizations across the nation.

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