Oct 22, 2020
Bartlett Regional Hospital
Juneau, AK, USA
The Psychiatrist provides psychiatric management of patients on a 12-bed acute adult inpatient psychiatric unit.
The multidisciplinary team includes 7 psychiatrists as well as Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, nurses, therapists, social work case managers, and physical and occupational therapy.
This position provides direct care (psychiatric assessment and ongoing treatment) for inpatients including patients with severe mental illness and substance abuse.
Care is coordinated with outside providers, both in Juneau and other areas of Alaska. The incumbent will conduct outpatient visits to outlying areas a few days per month followed up by phone consults.
The successful applicant must also accept the possibility of appearing in court as needed.
Education: Medical Doctor or Doctor of Osteopathy Degree and completion of an ACGME-accredited general psychiatry residency training program
License(s): Current State of Alaska Physician License
Certification(s): ABPN Certified (or eligible, if recent residency graduate); DATA waiver to prescribe buprenorphine
Experience: Proven competency in specialty area; two years post-graduate experience (preferred); experience in working in remote or underserved areas (preferred)
Practice Notice: All new employees are required to produce a negative drug screen prior to start of employment.
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