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 Available Jobs
 Job Title Agency Name Job Status Date Posted
BC/BE Psychiatrists Northwest Permanente Full-Time 1/9/2019
Nurse Practitioner (ARNP) – Inpatient Psychiatry  MultiCare Health System Full-Time 1/3/2019
Physician – Inpatient Psychiatry  MultiCare Health System Full-Time 1/3/2019
Medical Director MultiCare Health System Full-Time 12/6/2018
Weekend Call Psychiatrist  UW Medicine-Valley Medical Center Part-Time 12/5/2018
C/A Psychiatrist Department of Universal Health Services, Inc. Full-Time 12/4/2018
BE/BC Psychiatrists  Kaiser Permanente-Washington Permanente Medical Group Full-Time 11/21/2018
Medical Director - Child and Adolescent Psychiatry MultiCare Health System Full-Time 11/07/2018
Psychiatrist/PMHNP Associated Behavioral Health Care Full-Time/Part-Time 10/31/2018
Psychiatrist Seattle University Part-Time 10/23/2018
Medical Director of Quality (MDQ) Lutheran Community Services Northwest Part-Time 10/23/2018

 

Classifieds
Type of Classified Location Date Posted
Office Space Madison Park 12/27/2018

 


Job Postings 

Job Title: BC/BE Psychiatrists
Agency: Northwest Permanente, Oregon and Southwest Washington
Job Status: Full Time
Date Posted: 1/9/2019
Help Build a Gateway for Better HealthAt Northwest Permanente, P.C., we want every patient we see to receive the medical care they need to live long and thrive. When you join Northwest Permanente, P.C., you’ll have the chance to practice in an environment that offers ample opportunity to pursue – and achieve – your personal and professional dreams. You’ll also benefit from a comprehensive network of support services and a talented team of colleagues who share your passion for medicine and patient care. We invite you to consider these opportunities with our physician-managed, multi-specialty group of over 1,500 physicians and clinicians who care for over 600,000 members throughout Oregon and Southwest Washington. BC/BE PSYCHIATRISTS – Pacific NorthwestNorthwest Permanente, P.C. is currently seeking BC/BE Adult Psychiatrists to staff our facilities throughout the Portland Metro area and Salem, Oregon as well as in Longview-Kelso and Vancouver, Washington.
Our outpatient psychiatry positions utilize a combination of face-to-face and the latest virtual care modalities to provide care to patients. Candidates should have experience in evidence-based, psychiatric treatments, including primary care consultations, crisis interventions, and medication consultation. If interested in Inpatient opportunities, please reach out to explore in more detail.
We offer excellent incentives and benefits including:
  • Competitive salary and incentives (such as student loan assistance and signing bonus)
  • Generous Benefits
  • Incredible retirement plans, including Defined Contribution, 401K, Pension, and more
  • Annual educational leave and long-term, sabbatical benefits (inquire for details)
Nestled between the Cascade and Coastal Mountain ranges, the Pacific Northwest offers countless natural and cultural attractions. The Portland metropolitan area is a big city with a small community feel, boasting a strong school system and endless opportunities to seek fun or adventure. To apply, please visit our Web site at: https://nwp.kpphysiciancareers.com. For more information, call Jason Dulin at (503) 813-2242 or email [email protected]. EOE 

Job Title: Nurse Practitioner (ARNP) – Inpatient Psychiatry Practice Opportunity (near Seattle, WA)
Agency: MultiCare Health System, Auburn
Job Status: Full Time
Date Posted: 1/3/2019

Nurse Practitioners affiliated with MultiCare are recognized as being among the best healthcare providers in the Northwest Region with both adult and pediatric specialists providing easy access for patient consultations right here in the community. You’ll find everything you need to excel in your job including outstanding facilities, comprehensive resources and talented teammates sharing your commitment to quality patient care. MultiCare is a recognized leader in the use of advanced technology and EPIC, our Electronic Medical Record (EMR), keeps our staff better connected throughout the healthcare system.

Opportunity: 

MultiCare Health System is seeking a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) specializing in geriatric psychiatry for a growing psychiatric inpatient service located at Auburn Medical Center. This division consists of a 38-bed inpatient geropsych facility and an additional
20-bed unit dedicated to adult psychiatric voluntary and involuntary admissions. This is a fantastic opportunity to develop a growing inpatient psychiatric program and to unite with the largest behavioral health organization in the South Puget Sound region.

Requirements:

  • One (1) plus years of experience providing mental health services to the geriatric population
  • Graduate from an accredited Nurse Practitioner program
  • Licensed in the state of WA as a Nurse Practitioner by the time of employment 
  • PMHNP certification by the time of employment
  • DEA, NPI & prescriptive authority
  • Current BLS for Healthcare Providers certification by the American Heart Association 

To Apply: Please visit our website to apply for position #64809 at: https://jobs.multicare.org/nursewspa

About us: MultiCare Health System is a not-for-profit health care organization committed to our mission of “partnering for healing and a healthy future”. Our 18,000 team members (employees, providers, and volunteers) are united by MultiCare’s values of respect, integrity, stewardship, excellence, collaboration and kindness.
Our roots date back more than a century to the founding of Tacoma’s first hospital. Since then, we’ve grown to become Washington State’s largest community-based, locally governed health care system with numerous primary care, urgent care, and specialty services including; Immediate Clinic, MultiCare Indigo Urgent Care, Pulse Heart Institute and MultiCare Rockwood Clinic. 

Our system of care also includes eight hospitals:
  • Allenmore Hospital (Tacoma)
  • Auburn Medical Center (Auburn)
  • Covington Medical Center (Covington)
  • Deaconess Hospital (Spokane)
  • Good Samaritan Hospital (Puyallup)
  • Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital (Tacoma)
  • Tacoma General Hospital (Tacoma)
  • Valley Hospital (Spokane)
MultiCare is also proud of our commitment to workforce diversity and culturally competent care. This commitment is led by our CEO and supported through employee education and community outreach.

MultiCare is an equal opportunity employer. Hiring decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V 

Job Title: Physician – Inpatient Psychiatry Practice Opportunity (near Seattle, WA)  (near Seattle, WA) 
Agency: MultiCare Health System, Auburn
Job Status: Full Time
Date Posted: 1/3/2019

Physicians affiliated with MultiCare are recognized as being among the best healthcare providers in the Northwest Region with both adult and pediatric specialists providing easy access for patient consultations right here in the community. You’ll find everything you need to excel in your job including outstanding facilities, comprehensive resources and talented teammates sharing your commitment to quality patient care. MultiCare is a recognized leader in the use of advanced technology and EPIC, our Electronic Medical Record (EMR), keeps our staff better connected throughout the healthcare system.

Opportunity: MultiCare Health System is seeking a Psychiatrist specializing in geriatric psychiatry for a growing psychiatric inpatient service located at Auburn Medical Center. This division consists of a 38-bed inpatient geropsych facility, and an additional 20-bed unit dedicated to adult psychiatric voluntary and involuntary admissions. This is a fantastic opportunity to develop a growing inpatient psychiatric program and to unite with the largest behavioral health organization in the South Puget Sound region.

Requirements:

  • Graduate of an accredited medical school
  • Completion of Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship preferred
  • Two (2) to three (3) years of experience working with the geriatric patient population
  • Licensed to practice medicine as an MD/DO in Washington State by the time of employment
  • Board Certified in Adult Psychiatry or Geriatric Psychiatry required
  • DEA, NPI & prescriptive authority
  • Current BLS for Healthcare Providers Certification by the American Heart Association

To Apply: Please visit our website to apply for position #64793 at: https://jobs.multicare.org/psychwspa1

About us: MultiCare Health System is a not-for-profit health care organization committed to our mission of “partnering for healing and a healthy future”. Our 18,000 team members (employees, providers and volunteers) are united by MultiCare’s values of respect, integrity, stewardship, excellence, collaboration and kindness.

Our roots date back more than a century to the founding of Tacoma’s first hospital. Since then, we’ve grown to become Washington State’s largest community-based, locally governed health care system with numerous primary care, urgent care, and specialty services including; Immediate Clinic, MultiCare Indigo Urgent Care, Pulse Heart Institute and MultiCare Rockwood Clinic.
Our system of care also includes eight hospitals:

  • Allenmore Hospital (Tacoma)
  • Auburn Medical Center (Auburn)
  • Covington Medical Center (Covington)
  • Deaconess Hospital (Spokane)
  • Good Samaritan Hospital (Puyallup)
  • Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital (Tacoma)
  • Tacoma General Hospital (Tacoma)
  • Valley Hospital (Spokane)

MultiCare is also proud of our commitment to workforce diversity and culturally competent care. This commitment is led by our CEO and supported through employee education and community outreach.

MultiCare is an equal opportunity employer. Hiring decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V 

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Job Title: Medical Director
Agency: MultiCare Health System, Puyallup
Job Status: Full Time
Date Posted: 12/6/2018

WA Physicians affiliated with MultiCare are recognized as being among the best healthcare providers in the Northwest Region with both adult and pediatric specialists providing easy access for patient consultations right here in the community. You’ll find everything you need to excel in your job including outstanding facilities, comprehensive resources and talented teammates sharing your commitment to quality patient care. MultiCare is a recognized leader in the use of advanced technology and Epic, our Electronic Medical Record (EMR), keeps our staff better connected throughout the healthcare system.

The Opportunity:

  • MultiCare Behavioral Health Services, located in Puyallup, WA, is an established 4 physician, 6 nurse practitioner psychiatric group seeking a BE/BC Psychiatrist to lead their clinical team as the very first medical director in a dynamic outpatient clinical setting.
  • This is a partial medical director position consisting of an 80% clinical psychiatry and 20% medical directorship.
  • This is a fantastic opportunity for a psychiatrist who wishes to practice clinically while leading a team of behavioral health providers.
  • At MultiCare Behavioral Health Services, our highly skilled, compassionate staff provides effective services that restore hope and help individuals and families get back onto the path toward achieving their life goals.
  • Our holistic approach to treatment includes a full spectrum of services for the mental, behavioral and emotional needs that can arise throughout the lifespan.
  • From early childhood, through adolescence, adulthood and the elder years, we work with our clients to design and carry out effective treatment plans, centered upon their unique personal preference and supports.
  • As a MultiCare employed provider you will enjoy system-wide support, a competitive salary and a full array of benefits. This is an ideal choice for the provider who is looking to experience the best of Northwest living; from big city amenities to the pristine beauty and recreational opportunities of the great outdoors.

Requirements:

  • Graduate of an accredited medical school
  • Licensed to practice medicine in Washington State
  • Board Certified in Psychiatry
  • Minimum 3-5 years clinical experience providing direct patient care
  • Experience as a Medical Director or in a comparable leadership role required
  • Credentialed to practice in MultiCare Health System Facilities
  • Additional education in healthcare administration preferred

To Apply: Please visit our website to apply for position #54702 online at https://jobs.multicare.org/meddirector4

MultiCare:
MultiCare Health System is a not-for-profit health care organization committed to our mission of “partnering for healing and a healthy future.” Our 18,000 team members (employees, providers, and volunteers) are united by MultiCare’s values of respect, integrity, stewardship, excellence, collaboration, and kindness. Our roots date back more than a century to the founding of Tacoma’s first hospital. Since then, we’ve grown to become Washington State’s largest community-based, locally governed health care system with numerous primary care, urgent care, and specialty services  including Immediate Clinic, MultiCare Indigo Urgent Care, Pulse Heart Institute and MultiCare Rockwood Clinic. 

Our system of care also includes seven hospitals:

  • Allenmore Hospital (Tacoma)
  • Auburn Medical Center (Auburn)
  • Deaconess Hospital (Spokane)
  • Good Samaritan Hospital (Puyallup)
  • Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital (Tacoma)
  • Tacoma General Hospital (Tacoma)
  • Valley Hospital (Spokane)

MultiCare is also proud of our commitment to workforce diversity and culturally competent care. This commitment is led by our CEO and supported through employee education and community outreach.
MultiCare is an equal opportunity employer. Hiring decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status or age. 

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Weekend Call Psychiatrist Location: Renton, WA
Agency: UW Medicine-Valley Medical Center
Job Status: Weekends
Date Posted: 12/5/2018 

UW Medicine | Valley Medical Center has received many awards including recognition as one of the Best Places to Work. Modern Healthcare has listed Valley Medical Center as one of the nation’s “Best Places to Work in Healthcare.” Seattle Business magazine names VMC the #1 Non-Profit in Washington for 2011, VMC’s tenth consecutive year winning the Best Workplace award.

Qualifications:
BE/BC in Psychiatry

Consider joining UW Medicine-Valley medical Center weekend call group. The weekend call begins at 5 pm on Fridays and ends at 8 am on Mondays. Call may consist of seeing patients on the Medical-Surgical units as well as Emergency Department. At times there may also be phone calls from outpatients of the hospitals’ Psychiatry and Counseling Clinic. Generous shift pay.

  • Ability to obtain a medical professional license in the State of WA. 
  • Ability to obtain a DEA with the full prescriptive authority needed for specific practice 

The location in Suburban Seattle (Renton) allows you to enjoy a great northwestern lifestyle without the high prices and traffic found in the heart of the metro.

  • 10 minutes from SeaTac International Airport
  • 16 minutes from downtown Seattle and Bellevue
  • Magnificent views of the Cascades and Mt Rainier
  • On Lake Washington with the Cedar River running through the city
  • On the shore of Lake Washington in the heart of Puget Sound
  • No state income tax
  • Home of Seattle Seahawks, Amazon, IKEA, Microsoft and Boeing

Please apply by submitting your CV and Cover letter to Alan Munro, a Physician Recruiter at [email protected]

Download this flyer as a PDF

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Job Title: C/A Psychiatrist 
Agency: Department of Universal Health Services, Inc.
Job Status: Full-Time
Date Posted: 12/4/2018 

C/A Psychiatry in Spokane, WA. To be located in Spokane, WA the position will support a joint venture between Fairfax and Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center (PSHMC) to better serve the community’s behavioral health needs. The C/A Psychiatry Physician position is a fulltime employed position with Monday – Friday schedule. Patient care caseload will be 14 patients in the inpatient program. Duties include admissions evaluations, daily care of the assigned patients, discharge summaries, and treatment team leadership and management. A very competitive compensation package of salary and benefits with bonus opportunity will be offered. The ideal candidate will be BE/BC in Psychiatry and must have Formal C/A Psychiatry Fellowship training. Experience in an Inpatient behavioral health facility is a plus. All patient care is provided in a multidisciplinary treatment setting the team comprised of psychiatrists, counselors, professional nurses, social workers, and other therapists. There is a minimal required call.

Qualifications: 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 a 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 in Psychiatry required
  3. Licensed to practice in the State of Washington
  4. Minimum of five years of training/practice experience
  5. Inpatient experience preferred
  6. Meets all credentialing criteria required by participating physicians

A highly competitive compensation package will be offered, consisting of: 

  • Fulltime salary
  • Bonus structure
  • Malpractice insurance coverage
  • Paid Time Off
  • Matching 401k
  • CME package
  • Health insurance package
  • Relocation package if needed
  • Sign-on bonus
  • 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. Inland Northwest Behavioral Health is owned and operated by a subsidiary of Universal Health Services (UHS), one of the nation's leading hospital management companies.

OUR FOCUS IS SIMPLE: WE WORK TO HELP OUR PATIENTS GET BETTER SO THEY CAN LIVE BETTER LIVES. ARE YOU READY TO TAKE A STEP AND JOIN US AS WE CONTINUE TO GROW OUR SERVICES?

Apply: Find out how you fit at Inland Northwest. Contact Me For Additional Details! Will DeCuyper In-house Physician Recruiter [email protected] 866-227-5415 x229 

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Job Title: Psychiatry Openings in Washington State
Agency: Kaiser Permanente-Washington Permanente Medical Group 
Job Status: Full-Time
Date Posted: 11/21/2018

Kaiser Permanente-Washington Permanente Medical Group, the Pacific Northwest’s premier multi-specialty group, is currently seeking BE/BC Psychiatrists to join our group practice. Job opportunities are currently available in Tacoma, Olympia, Bremerton, Everett, Bellevue, and Seattle. Washington Permanente Medical Group is dedicated to providing comprehensive, innovative and patient-centered care to communities throughout Washington. This commitment to quality has led to high patient satisfaction scores; in fact, we were recently ranked in the top four nationally for patient satisfaction.

  • 100% outpatient opportunity ideal for those with knowledge and skills in medication management and team consultation
  • Call coverage from home 1 weeknight per month and 3-4 weekends per year
  • Excellent clinical and interpersonal skills are essential
  • Competitive salary, bonuses, flexible schedule and generous benefits package offered
  • Outstanding team in a collegial environment makes this opportunity worth exploring

Preferred Skills

  • Interest in Behavioral Health integration
  • Population based mental health management
  • Support crisis therapy

Benefits include: Full malpractice indemnification (including tail coverage), medical/dental/vision benefits, 401(k) & pension, paid vacation, CME, long-term disability, and long-term care benefits. Competitive salary offered. Washington Permanente Medical Group encourages its staff to maintain care-focused patient relationships and manage innovative practices using state-of-the-art technology while advocating a well-balanced life and personal health. Washington Permanente Medical Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. 

Apply:

For additional information or to submit your CV please contact Jeseca Stricklin at [email protected] 

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Job Title: Medical Director - Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Agency: MultiCare Health System, Tacoma, WA
Job Status: Full-Time
Date Posted: 11/07/2018

Physicians affiliated with MultiCare are recognized as being among the best healthcare providers in the Northwest region with an expansive primary care clinical network as well as both adult and pediatric specialists, providing easy access for patient consultations right here in the community. You’ll find everything you need to excel in your job including outstanding facilities, comprehensive resources and talented teammates in partnering for healing and a healthy future. MultiCare is a recognized leader in the use of advanced technology and Epic, our Electronic Health Record (EHR), keeps our staff better connected throughout the healthcare system.

Opportunity:

MultiCare Health System is seeking Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Medical Director (65% clinical practice/35% administrative duties) for a newly established child and adolescent psychiatric inpatient service located at Tacoma General Hospital. This unit has 25 beds and houses voluntary and involuntary patients ranging in age from 13 to 18. This is a fantastic opportunity to further develop an inpatient psychiatric program and to unite with the largest behavioral health organization in the state of Washington. Competitive salary, a full array of benefits and a great location makes this an ideal choice for the provider who is looking to experience the best of Northwest living from big-city amenities to the pristine beauty and recreational opportunities of the great outdoors.

Requirements:

  • Board certified in psychiatry
  • Minimum of 3-5 years clinical experience, providing direct patient care
  • Experience as a Medical Director or in a comparable leadership role
  • Additional education in healthcare administration preferred
  • Licensed in the state of WA by the time of employment
  • DEA, NPI & prescriptive authority
  • Current BLS for Healthcare Providers certification by the American Heart Association

Apply:

Please visit our website to apply for position #63484 online at https://jobs.multicare.org/medicaldirector1

About MultiCare:

MultiCare Health System is a not-for-profit healthcare organization committed to our mission of “partnering for healing and a healthy future”. Our 18,000 team members (employees, providers, and volunteers) are united by MultiCare’s values of respect, integrity, stewardship, excellence, collaboration, and kindness.

Our roots date back more than a century to the founding of Tacoma’s first hospital. Since then, we’ve grown to become Washington State’s largest community-based, locally governed healthcare system with numerous primary care, urgent care, and specialty services — including Immediate Clinic, MultiCare Indigo Urgent Care, Pulse Heart Institute and MultiCare Rockwood Clinic. Our system of care also includes eight hospitals:

Allenmore Hospital (Tacoma)
Auburn Medical Center (Auburn)
Covington Medical Center (Covington)
Deaconess Hospital (Spokane)
Good Samaritan Hospital (Puyallup)
Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital (Tacoma)
Tacoma General Hospital (Tacoma)
Valley Hospital (Spokane)

MultiCare is also proud of our commitment to workforce diversity and culturally competent care. This commitment is led by our CEO and supported through employee education and community outreach. MultiCare is an equal opportunity employer. Hiring decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status or age.

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Job Title: Psychiatrist/PMHNP
Agency: Associated Behavioral Health Care
Job Status: Full-Time/Part-Time
Date Posted: 10/31/2018

Associated Behavioral Health Care is a highly trained, dedicated, and compassionate team of psychiatrists, psychologists, nurse practitioners, certified therapists, counselors, and administrators.

ABHC is seeking an enthusiastic Psychiatrist and PMHNP. In addition to conventional medication management, at ABHC you will be on the cutting edge of care by being trained, and providing TMS treatments for patients The candidate will be trained in addiction treatment by our medical director, a board-certified addiction psychiatrist.

Flexible schedule is available, ABHC is looking for full or part-time candidates. No need for previous experience; learn with us as you gain knowledge of the field.

Core Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Evaluate scheduled patient consistent with prevailing practice standards. This includes collection of psychiatric history, relevant medical history, social and family history, mental status exam, diagnosis, and devising a treatment recommendation 
  • Establish rapport with patient to assist them in understanding and accepting treatment recommendations within a shared decision making model
  • To prescribe and implement treatment consistent with diagnosis and relevant standards, including the prescription of medications consistent with the ARNP’s scope of practice
  • Complete records accurately and in a timely fashion. Generally, this means the same day of the service provided, but no later 48 hours after seen.
  • Code services consistent with ethical and legal billing standards
  • Cooperate with other medical services around vacation coverage, both direct and medication refills as necessary.

Knowledge, Technical and Soft Skills:

  • To accurately diagnosis consistent with current DSM and ICD codes
  • Ability to use electronic medical records and willingness to learn and use the ABHC EMR(s) including ePrescription.
  • Collaborate with internal and external clinicians, administrative staff, and management staff to provide the best care to all clients/patients of ABHC. 
  • Have no prohibition from contracting with governmental agencies.

Education and Experience:

  • Board Certified Psychiatrist OR
  • Licensed as PMHNP or ARNP in the State of Washington with commiserate education.

Full Time, Part Time, and Contract positions available. 
Benefits to begin for FT employees after 90 days COMPETITIVE PAY 
Our branches in West Seattle, North Seattle, Kent and Bellevue need your expertise; we look forward to hearing from you! 

Contact Email: [email protected]
Contact Phone: 4256981612

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Job Title: Psychiatrist
Agency: Seattle University 
Job Status: Part-Time
Date Posted: 10/23/2018

Psychiatrist FLSA Status
Exempt Months Per Year: 9 
Hours Per Week: 8 

Seattle University has a new opportunity for a licensed psychiatrist to join the Student Health Center (SHC) department. Provides culturally informed direct clinical service to students, including assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of mental health problems, primarily focusing on medication management for mental health needs. Position supports the University’s efforts to provide a healthy, safe, and accessible environment for students. Works collaboratively with Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioners in the SHC as well as clinicians in the office of Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS).

Essential Functions
• Consultation
- Serves as a resource and provides consultation to staff of the SHC and CAPS. 
- Provide one on one consultation to both SHC and CAPS providers regarding patients under their care. 
- Support the ARNPs through regular consultation including advising on appropriate medications and other treatment strategies. 
- Be available to provide occasional telephone consultation to ARNPs for urgent patient situations that cannot wait for return to the clinic.

• Psychiatric Care: 
- Direct evaluation of patients with significant diagnostic or therapeutic challenges who are identified in discussion with the patient’s ARNP or CAPS provider. These patients will primarily be students with an unclear diagnosis, more complex mental health conditions and/or treatment resistant. Students will be screened (and possibly evaluated in depth) by a provider in SHC and/or CAPS and not self-referred. Patients in need of more extensive care by psychiatry will be referred to off campus care.

• Provides clinical assessment, diagnosis and treatment of mental disorders. This includes:

- obtaining a relevant medical and psychiatric history

- formulating an appropriate differential diagnosis based on the history and clinical findings

- developing an appropriate plan of care and a follow up plan of care

• Provide psychopharmacologic interventions to treat symptoms of a full range of psychiatric illnesses based on current best practices and accepted standards of clinical management.

• Follow current best practices in psychopharmacologic management and develop an individualized treatment approach based on symptoms, preferences, culture, lifestyle, co-morbidities, risks, and benefits of the plan for the student.

• Maintains appropriate documentation for all services in our electronic medical records system.

• Education

- Development and delivery of meeting discussions and/or in-service trainings for staff of SHC and CAPS regarding recognition, diagnosis, and treatment of behavior health conditions. 

Additional Job Functions 
Stays current with advances in psychiatry through appropriate continuing education as required for licensure. 
Performs other duties as assigned 

Qualifications

Minimum qualifications

  • Graduate of an accredited medical school
  • Licensed to practice medicine in Washington State Diplomat of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN)
  • Minimum 3-5 years clinical experience providing direct patient care
  • Ability to collaborate effectively in a team setting
  • Experience working with primary care providers
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Positive, flexible, and solution focused attitude
  • Ability to quickly synthesize medical and psychiatric data and formulate effective and evidence based clinical recommendations

Preferred qualifications

  • Experience with primary care psychiatry or consultation psychiatry
  • A demonstrated interest in providing direct service to a diverse college population Seattle University, founded in 1891, is a Jesuit Catholic university located on 50 acres in Seattle's Capitol Hill neighborhood. More than 7,400 students are enrolled in undergraduate and graduate programs within nine schools and colleges. 

U.S. News and World Report's "Best Colleges 2017" ranks Seattle University 8th in the West among universities that offer a full range of masters and undergraduate programs. 
Seattle University is an equal opportunity employer. In support of its pursuit of academic and scholarly excellence, Seattle University is committed to creating a diverse community of students, faculty and staff that is dedicated to the fundamental principles of equal opportunity and treatment in education and employment regardless of age, color, disability, gender identity, national origin, political ideology, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. 
The university encourages applications from, and nominations of, individuals whose differing backgrounds, beliefs, ideas and life experiences will further enrich the diversity of its educational community.

Application Instructions Applicants are required to attach an electronic cover letter and resume when applying. Persons who need assistance with the recruitment process may contact the Office of Human Resources at: 206-296-5870. 
Job postings are open until filled unless otherwise specified. To apply, visit: http://apptrkr.com/1320204 

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Job Title: Medical Director of Quality - Remote
Agency: Lutheran Community Services Northwest
Job Status: 20 hours per week - Part-Time
Date Posted: 10/23/2018

We are looking for a Medical Director of Quality (MDQ) for 20 hours per week who will work remotely.

Who we are looking for: The ideal candidate will be mission-driven with a desire to make a difference for people and communities served by LCS Northwest. The MDQ is a key member of the quality management team, providing expert leadership and guidance to ensure that our medical personnel and medical practices meet best practice standards and LCSNW's high standards of quality. The MDQ will work with a diverse staff who serve culturally and linguistically rich communities and individuals to promote client recovery and improve outcomes.

The role: The MDQ is a key member of LCSNW’s Quality Management (QM) team. The MDQ provides medical leadership and expert guidance in relevant quality management, utilization review and risk management processes. The MDQ will be a resource, mentor and guide to each of LCSNW’s Licensed Medical Providers (LMPs) which currently include both independent contractors and staff and involve approximately 8 providers operating out of seven District Offices in the states of Oregon and Washington. An expansion to Idaho is likely. The MDQ will provide clinical oversight of the LMPs, working closely with each local District’s administrative oversight teams to seamlessly align clinical and administrative guidance and support. 

The role will also:

  • Develop and maintain medical policies consistent with standard medical practice and LCSNW philosophy, to include policies on controlled and addictive substances. 
  • Provide expert guidance and advice to LMPs for the purposes of improving practices and/or bringing practices in line with LCSNW policy and philosophy.
  • Develop and maintain strong professional working relationships with district directors, Quality Management team members and the LMPs.
  • Demonstrate and lead an awareness and sensitivity in the delivery of client services as it relates to the cultural and socioeconomic characteristics of the populations served and our mission.        
  • Provide license validation of agency prescribers to complete surescript certification to allow for electronic prescribing utilizing the agency Electronic Health Record (EHR).   
  • Work with local administrative management teams to identify charts for review. Review charts and provide expert guidance and consultative advice to prescribers and local QM teams for quality improvements. Charts may be identified for review based on:
    • Complaint or grievance from client, family or community partner
    • Concern expressed by other staff
    • Concern raised in administrative chart review  
    • Health or safety concern involving client           
    • Client suicide
    • Other areas of concern identified by the MDQ or local QM teams                 
  • Work with District staff and local LMP to implement quality improvement or preventive activities.
  • Serve as a physician resource for the agency and District Offices in reviews on, for example, risk management, quality improvement, client safety, utilization review, and Fraud, Waste and Abuse as needed.      
  • Assist in hiring and onboarding of new LMPs.
  • Develop process for ongoing staff education and case consultation.          
  • Provide expert guidance in the vetting, development and review of new initiatives, such as (but not limited to) healthcare integration, the shift to performance based contracting and medication assisted treatment.
  • Serve as Medical Director for substance use disorder services in Oregon as defined by OAR 309-019-0105 and 309-019-0200.

Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.  

  • Must possess excellent written and verbal communication, organizational and interpersonal skills  
  • Demonstrated ability to exercise independent judgment in doing medical summaries with strong analytical capabilities.
  • Ability to manage technology effectively to work remotely. This includes the use of phone and virtual meeting technology; proficiency with or ability to become familiar with EHR systems or other data management systems; proficiency with Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills with clients, some of whom may be difficult or angry, and with staff ranging from senior leaders to LMPs.
  • Adept at conflict resolution, problem solving, critical thinking, and prioritization of clinical needs.
  • Ability to flex and adapt to changes in priorities.
  • Must develop and demonstrate a solid understanding of the LCS Northwest mission and services provided.
  • Demonstrated experience working in a multicultural setting.
  • A “can do” attitude and ability to work independently as well as part of a team.
  • Requires strict adherence to HIPAA standards in the work space to ensure confidentiality.                        

Education and Experience: Doctor of Medicine or Osteopathy degree is required. Must have a current and unrestricted active license in either Oregon State or Washington State at hire, and be able to have an unrestricted license in both states within three months of hire. Must be willing to add a license for Idaho if anticipated program expansion occurs. Minimum of five years active practice, with experience prescribing psychotropic medications required. A specialty in behavioral health preferred. Administrative experience preferred. Experience serving diverse communities preferred.

Benefits: We offer Vacation Leave, with up to 2 weeks per year (based on hours worked).  Up to 2 weeks of Sick leave for you or to take care of your immediate family ( based on hours worked).  10 Paid Holidays plus 2 Floating Holidays each year.  A 403(b) Retirement plan with matching after meeting eligibility requirements. Our Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is designed to help and support you. Mileage and expense reimbursement is also provided.

To Apply:  Visit our Careers page on www.lcsnw.org.  Find this listing and click “Apply Now.”

LUTHERAN COMMUNITY SERVICES NORTHWEST IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER AND COMMITTED TO CULTURAL COMPETENCY.

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Type of Classified: Office Space
Location: Madison Park
Date Posted: 12/27/2018

Psychotherapy/Psychoanalytic office available for sublease in Madison Park.

Beginning on January 1, 2019, a lovely office in a classic Madison Park building will be open for sublease for two or two and a half days per week. The office has its own internet and Wi-Fi. The specific days for sublet are up to the new renter.

There are 14 offices in the building and half of them are filled by psychiatrists. The majority of the residents of this building are psychoanalysts, although there are a few other psychotherapists as well. The building has a large library/conference room, art-filled halls, and a full kitchen.

Contact: Dr. Jeffrey Gold at 206-201-1154, or [email protected]