Physician: Psychiatrist - Outpatient Job
Date: Apr 24, 2013
Location: Seattle, WA , US
Specialty: Psychiatry, General
Location: Seattle, WA, USA
Region: Northwest , Coastal , Metro
Job Position Code: 1318
J1/H1B Visa? No
Working in Seattle at Virginia Mason offers the best for professional and personal fulfillment. Seattle offers a wealth of art, music, fine dining, shopping and outdoor activities, all within walking distance from our main campus. Within an hour, you can reach mountains for hiking and skiing, beaches for relaxing and weekend getaways to suit every taste.
Bainbridge Island offers the best of the Northwest: beautiful scenery, close proximity to Seattle (30 minutes by ferry boat), and numerous living options from townhouses to established neighborhoods. The schools have a record of high scholastic test scores and the neighborhoods are very family focused – making Bainbridge Island a great place to raise your family!
Income Details: We offer a competitive salary and benefits package with an excellent working environment which fosters open communication and team work.
Virginia Mason Medical Center centrally located in downtown Seattle, Washington is recruiting a full time psychiatrist to practice at our outpatient clinic in downtown Seattle three days a week and two days at the Virginia Mason clinic on beautiful Bainbridge Island, a 20-minute ferry ride away.
The psychiatrist will be responsible for the delivery of high quality psychiatric care in an outpatient setting, Monday through Friday. Most common diagnoses treated are depression, anxiety, and ADD. The practice is primarily medication management. Excellent opportunity with primary focus on caring for patients in a collegial team environment with superb support staff, easy access to primary care and specialists, and very reasonable outpatient call coverage.
The ideal candidate will be an exceptional clinician with excellent communication and team building skills with a strong commitment to patient and team-centered care. Preference given for candidates with a minimum of two years post-residency experience, able to work independently, experienced with EMRs, and enjoys working in a team environment. The ideal candidate will also support our innovative process improvement work with its focus on improving the patient experience, eliminating waste and transforming healthcare; an integral part of the Virginia Mason culture.
Philosophy of the group:
Our vision to be the Quality Leader and Transform Healthcare is achieved through our management method; the Virginia Mason Production System (VMPS) which is focused on changing the way health care is delivered. We differentiate ourselves on the basis of quality for our patients by eliminating waste and delivering increased value to the patient experience through our interdisciplinary approach we call Team MedicineTM. Based upon a foundation of support through mentoring, partnership and communication, Team MedicineTM enables us to provide superior health care for every patient we treat and a workplace unlike any other.
Group makeup and specialties represented: Integrated multi-specialty health delivery system
If you are interested in learning more, or if you have knowledge of an individual who may be seeking an excellent practice opportunity, please contact us.
Nearest Major Market: Seattle
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