Job ID: 289528475
Last Updated: 6/15/2018
C/A Psychiatry, Kirkland, WA, Seattle Area, Inpatient #625098
Fairfax Hospital is recruiting an Adolescent Psychiatrist. Fairfax Hospital is a growing free standing Inpatient behavioral Health facility for Adolescent, Adult and Geriatric patients. The facility offers general and specialty treatment programs for males and females in addition to a Special Education program. All programs are staffed by trained clinicians in a multidisciplinary treatment care environment.
The Staff Psychiatrist position duties include admission evaluations, treatment planning and direct patient care working in the inpatient program. The caseload will be patients approximate ages 12 to 18 year old with diverse psychiatric treatment issues. Physicians at Fairfax work in a collegial, supportive and caring environment working with other physicians, clinical staff and administration where there is opportunity for professional and personal growth. The caseload and call are manageable. The position is full time offering very competitive salary and benefits.
The qualifications for the position are the minimum requirements needed to be successful in the position. The level of experience and expertise for the job is determined by the current amount of expertise in the unit/department. If training or experience is not required but would be desirable, it is listed as preferred however; persons without preferred background will be considered in the hiring process.
Education, Training & Experience (includes licenses or certifications).
1. MD/DO degree from an accredited program required
2. Board certified or Board Eligible in C/A Psychiatry required
3. Licensed to practice in the State of Washington
4. Minimum of 5 years of practice/training experience
5. Inpatient experience preferred
6. Meets all credentialing criteria required by participating physicians
A highly competitive compensation package will be offered consisting of:
Full time salary
Malpractice insurance coverage
Paid Time Off
Health insurance package
Relocation package if needed
Student loan assistance
Employee stock purchase plan
An option for Independent contractor can also be considered if needed/desired.
Interested individuals should apply through this ad or directly to the In-House Physician Recruitment Department of Universal Health Services, Inc.
Fairfax Behavioral Health is owned and operated by a subsidiary of Universal Health Services (UHS), one of the nation's leading hospital management companies.
Fairfax Behavioral Health is a private behavioral health hospital with three locations, Kirkland, Everett and Monroe, WA, offering acute inpatient and partial hospital services for children, adolescents, adults and older adults with psychiatric and dual diagnoses treatment issues.
The Fairfax main hospital in Kirkland is an 157-bed, standalone psychiatric facility, composed of six units providing specialized treatment for mental health and co-occurring disorders (concurrent mental illness and substance abuse issues), as well as detoxification services for both adolescents and adults. Fairfax also operates a 30-bed adult general psychiatric unit, located in Everett, WA on the seventh floor of the Providence Medical Center's Pacific campus. As well as, a 34-bed unit on the campus of Evergreen Health Monroe; Fairfax cares for both voluntarily admitted and involuntarily committed patients at all locations. Programs at Fairfax are provided in highly structured multidisciplinary treatment settings staffed by trained clinical and administrative support staff. The successful hospital is easily accessible just off I-405, located just northwest of Seattle and north of Bellevue and in a quiet residential neighborhood. The hospital system enjoys the largest market share in the state of WA for inpatient behavioral health services.
Fairfax Behavioral Health is owned and operated by a subsidiary of Universal Health Services (UHS), one of the nation's leading hospital management companies. The hospital's website is accessible at www.uhsinc.com or www.fairfaxhospital.com
Universal Health Services is one of the largest healthcare management organizations in the nation. Our business strategy is founded on quality healthcare, at affordable cost, partnered with strong physician and community relationships. Consistent growth. Long-term relationships. Excellence. These are the winning attributes that distinguish UHS from the rest.
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