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Psychiatrist - Per Diem

Job ID: 3923
Location: Longview, WA
Work Type: Per Diem - Relief
Shift: Variable
Shift Length: Variable
FTE: 0.00
Benefit Eligibility: Select benefits

Job Description

Description

At PeaceHealth, Our Vision is that every person receives safe, compassionate care; every time, every touch. Join PeaceHealth’s established and collegial behavioral health team in beautiful Longview, Washington at St. John Medical Center. This per diem opportunity is seeking an MD or DO who will primarily support the inpatient behavioral health unit, in a recently remodeled and expanded space on the hospital campus. The outpatient clinic is short a two-minute drive away. The mission driven behavioral health program represents Peace Health St. John Medical Center’s commitment to providing compassionate, patient-and-family centered care based on the best practices in medicine today. If you are looking for a community that offers amazing outdoor recreation but enjoy quick access to big city amenities, then our practice could be a great place for you! 


Why you’ll love the Practice: 

  • Join a team of 4 psychiatrists, 3 nurse practitioners, therapists, licensed clinical social workers, licensed mental health counselors, nurses, and a 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. Integrated behavioral health services are available in primary care.
  • Telepsych will be incorporated with this opportunity. 
  • Opportunity to participate in the Spravato Clinic and Opioid detoxification and treatment through a buprenorphine (suboxone) program
  • Schedule: Per Diem. 3-5 days a week without call. 

Hospital Highlights: 

  • PeaceHealth St. John, a 346-bed hospital Level III Trauma Center with a service area over 100,000 offers 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 Benefits & Culture: 

  • Integrated physician-led medical group.
  • Competitive hourly rate, reimbursement for travel and select benefits available.
  • PeaceHealth provides fully paid malpractice insurance, Life and Disability insurances.
  • Click here to view the PeaceHealth System At a Glance


Experiencing Longview: Recently named one of Forbes Magazine’s prettiest American cities and a Tree City USA, is Longview Washington, an ideal location on the Columbia River and next to beautiful forests is just 40 miles north of Portland, Oregon, 2 hours south of Seattle, and a short drive to the beautiful Pacific coastline and year round adventures on Mt Hood, Mt Rainier, Mt St Helens and Mt Adams. Here and in the other Lower Columbia communities served by PeaceHealth, you can enjoy the familiarity of small-town life, the challenge of working in a first-class regional medical facility, and the fun of living close to the beach, close to the mountains, and close to the big-city attractions.


If this opportunity resonates with you, we welcome your application, thank you.


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