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Psychiatry Physician General Psychiatrist - Physicians Only Apply - Perm

Company: Rob
Location: Anchorage
Posted on: August 4, 2022

Job Description:

A Psychiatry Physician General Psychiatrist practice is seeking a qualified physician for Anchorage, AK. This and other physician jobs brought to you by ExactMD. Medical Doctors Only Apply.

Psychiatrist - MD/DO

Big
Apple of the north

The
Community --- Anchorage, AK

Locals like to say that Anchorage is only 30
minutes from Alaska: wedged between 5000ft peaks and an inlet filled with
salmon and whales, the Big Apple of the north is unlike any other city.At first glance the traffic, strip malls and
suburban sprawl can feel off-putting. But inside those strip malls are
top-notch restaurants serving fresh seafood and locally grown produce, and the
two roads that lead in and out of town spool right into some of the most
majestic wilderness in the world. This is a city where bears are seen wandering
bike paths, moose munch on neighborhood gardens, and locals pull salmon from a
creek within blocks of hotels and office buildings.

Population:--380,821

Travel & Leisure --- (Registered Profile Required)

Expedia (Registered Profile Required)Airport
--- Ted Stevens
(ANC) Airlines (Alaska, Delta, AA, United, Jetblue) Nonstop
to eight US cities and Frankfurt



The
Facility --- Alaska VA System

The Alaska VA Healthcare System offers
primary,-- specialty, and mental health--outpatient care to Veterans
residing within a 586,400 square mile primary service area within VISN 20. The
Alaska VA Healthcare System provides inpatient services to veterans in Alaska through
a Joint Venture with the 673d MDG on adjacent Joint Base Elmendorf Richardson
as well as through fee basis arrangements with community hospitals.-- A
comprehensive Homeless Veteran Service is also located in Anchorage consisting
of Outreach, Domiciliary Care for Homeless Veterans, Compensated Work Therapy
Transitional Housing Program, HUD/VA Supported Housing, Grant & Per Diem,
Veterans Justice Outreach, Compensated Work Therapy and Homeless Veterans
Supported Employment Programs.--Access
to 20 MSU and 10 ICU beds through a VA/DoD Joint Venture with the 673d Medical
Group, Joint Base Elmendorf Richardson.----A VA operated 50 bed
Domiciliary Care for Homeless Veterans and 24 bed Compensated Work Therapy
Transitional Housing Program.--Duties
and ResponsibilitiesPerform
all duties and responsibilities of a staff psychiatrist.-- Duties include but are not limited to
treatment and professional outpatient care (including tele-mental health),
psychiatric consultations, attending treatment teams.---------- --Outpatient
Mental Health Services at the Alaska VA Healthcare System include:----------------
Must be
clinically competent to perform examinations, diagnosis, therapeutic treatment,
be effective in handling emergencies, patient management and document in
patient records.-- Must be effective in
teaching (patient education and co-workers).--
Must be effective in planning and should have sound decision making
skills.-- ------------------
Individual
to provide professional direction and participate in the treatment team (which
includes clinical staff --- psychologists, nurses, nursing assistants, licensed
practical nurses, social workers, social work associates, physician assistants,
addiction therapists), evaluate, develop and implement treatment plans; prepare
examining physician---s reports for courts on commitment cases, attend court
hearings to provide testimony.-- A
progress note must be completed for each episode of outpatient care.-- --

Qualifications/Requirements



Must hold a Doctor
of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy (DO) degree from an accredited
graduate school of Medicine.


Must have successfully
completed a residency program in psychiatry which has been approved by the
Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education or the Committee on
Postdoctoral Training of the American Osteopathic Association or those
Canadian training programs approved by the Royal College of Physicians and
Surgeons of Canada or other appropriate Canadian medical authority.


Must be--board certified--in
Psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology or the
American Osteopathic Association.


Must be in good standing, and
under no restrictions, with the state licensure board in any state in
which a license is held.


Must maintain current
certification in American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support (BLS)
for Healthcare Providers.

Location
and Schedule------------------
The
general assignment will be at the Muldoon Clinic and variable length at the VA
CBOCs depending on workload (Alaska VA Healthcare System, 1201 N. Muldoon Road,
Anchorage, AK 99504)----------------
The
normal work schedule will be Monday through Friday from 8:00am to 4:30pm., with
a -- hour non-paid lunch break.-- --















































KurzSolutions is committed to improving health
outcomes by providing well-managed companies with the top healthcare talent in
the market.

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