Provide patient-centered care in collaboration with our team of world class, nationally recognized team of medical, psychiatric, surgical, and radiation cancer specialists as we seek to hire a full-time clincial psychiatrist reporting to the Division Chief of Psychiatry, Dr. Jaroslava Salman.
Cover only one location at which includes state-of-the-art facilities
Designated inpatient consultation and outpatient scheduling
Position will be a combination of inpatient consultation service and outpatient clinic service (alternating weeks)
Generous 90 minute for new patient appointments and 30-45 minute follow up appointment blocks
Flexible schedule: 8am-5pm
90% of patient panel are cancer patients. Experience with oncology patients preferred but not required
Physician will practice at the main flagship medical campus
Division currently includes 2 FTE psychiatrists
Exciting growth and opportunity for tele-psychiatry services
Clinical social work team on staff
Opportunities for teaching and other academic activities
No ER coverage and no psychiatric holds
Relocation assistance available on a case-by case basis
Generous salary and potential for sign-on bonus
Outstanding benefits including up to 20% of IRS max toward annual retirement contribution *no match requirement
Academic record consistent with appointment at early Assistant or early to mid-career Associate Professor level at an ACGME accredited program is a plusbut not required
Board Certified or Board Eligible in psychiatry required
Additional training in geriatric or consultation-liaison psychiatry is a plus
Experience with cancer patients, preferred but not required
The selected candidate for the position must be eligible to obtain or already hold an active California medical license
Who We Are:
This position is a rare opportunity to work in a 400+ member integrated, multidisciplinary Medical Group Practice serving an NCI-designated comprehensive cancer center in highly desirable Southern California, within our established Department of Supportive Care. This is a unique opportunity to practice psych-oncology at an institution that is on the frontlines of both cancer research and treatment. This iconic medical center is an expanding institution in both numbers of patients per year as well as infrastructure investment in clinical, academic and research facilities. We will be accepting applications through Summer of 2022. This is a timely recruitment, and we will begin interviewing ASAP. If you or anyone is interested, please reach out or respond to this posting as soon as possible and a member of our recruitment team will reach out.
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