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Inpatient Psychiatrist

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Job ID: 331
Location: Longview, WA
Work Type: Part Time
Shift: Variable
Shift Length: Variable
FTE: 0.60
Benefit Eligibility: Part-time benefits

Job Description

Description

Become a part of PeaceHealth's Inpatient Psychiatry team!

At PeaceHealth, Our Vision is that every person receives safe, compassionate care; every time, every touch. If you are looking for a community that offers amazing outdoor recreation but enjoy quick access to big-city amenities, then our rural practice could be a great place for you! Longview, Washington is perfectly nestled in between Portland and Seattle. This part-time 0.6 FTE employment opportunity offers up to $120,000 in Educational Loan Reimbursement for those who qualify. Click Here to watch a YouTube video about St. John Medical Center and connect with us on Facebook or LinkedIn!


Why You’ll Love The Practice:

  • Join a team of 4 psychiatrists, 4 Nurse Practitioners, Therapists, Licensed Clinical Social Workers, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, Nurses, and dedicated ancillary staff. 
  • Treat both voluntary and involuntary patients ages 18 and over with acute psychiatric and behavioral disturbances in the safety of a newly renovated locked 22-bed unit.
  • Provide consultation and liaison services throughout the hospital. 
  • Telepsych will be incorporated with this opportunity. 
  • Integrated behavioral health services in primary care
  • Opioid detoxification and treatment through a buprenorphine (suboxone) program
  • Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT)
  • Schedule: Two 5-day blocks on weekdays in a month and two weekend calls per month. ~10 hour shifts with Tele-Psych incorporated.
  • Call Schedule: Two weekends of inpatient call monthly


Experience Longview, Washington:

  • Forbes Magazine listed Longview as one of the prettiest towns in America due to its proximity to the Columbia River, Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument and many beautiful local parks. Lake Sacajawea, directly across from St. John Medical Center is in the heart of Longview. A gravel trail circumnavigates the lake and is just under 4 miles and can offer a quick, refreshing break on a busy day. 
  • Our community is just a short one hour drive to the Pacific Ocean.
  • Longview and the neighboring community of Kelso have a combined population of ~60,000 residents.
  • Our area has many locally-owned restaurants, coffee shops, brew pubs and national chains such as Target, Home Depot, and Wal-Mart. Along with a variety of grocery shopping options and April through October the Farmers Market is open.
  • Golf is also a popular sport in the area at the Longview Country Club, Mint Valley, and Three Rivers Golf Course.
  • The Cowlitz Indian Tribe, a federally recognized tribe, of Cowlitz people, is headquartered in Longview.


Hospital Highlights:

  • St. John Medical Center (SJMC), a 346-bed hospital Level III Trauma Center. Offering dozens of medical specialty services and programs including emergency, trauma, heart, behavioral health, bone and joint, cancer, birthing and women’s services.
  • Critical Care Unit received Beacon Award for Excellence, American Association of Critical Care Nurses
  • Stroke Program - Recognized by the American Heart Association with a Bronze Achievement Award for patient care and outcomes
  • Kearney Breast Center - Designated a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by American College of Radiology (ACR).
  • PeaceHealth St. John, Cowlitz County Community Profile


PeaceHealth Benefits & Culture:

  • Competitive compensation guarantee, a generous signing bonus and relocation assistance.
  • Up to $120,000 in Educational Loan Reimbursement for those who qualify.
  • PeaceHealth provides fully paid malpractice insurance, Life and Disability insurances.
  • Exceptional retirement plans, two excellent health coverage options, plus vision, dental and supplemental options.
  • Employee Wellness Program with FitBit options and up to $400 annually in incentives for healthy lifestyles.
  • Integrated physician-led medical group.
  • Click here to view the PeaceHealth System At a Glance


About PeaceHealth: Serving the community’s healthcare needs for more than 70 years, PeaceHealth St. John is a community-governed, nonprofit organization established by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace in 1943. Today, PeaceHealth employs approximately 1.5% of Cowlitz County’s population. PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Wash., is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 900 providers and 10 medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of the founding Sisters and continues with a spirit of respect, stewardship, collaboration and social justice in fulfilling its Mission.  


If you are interested in this career opportunity, please contact:

Phone: (360) 729-1597
Email: 
[email protected]


PeaceHealth is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified job applicants and employees without regard to the following statuses: protected veteran; qualified individual with a disability; race; ethnicity; religion; gender; pregnancy; gender identity; national origin; age; genetic information; sexual orientation; or any other protected status in accordance with local, state, or federal laws. The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.

The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job. 

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