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Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Position - Anchorage, Alaska

Company: Knewin
Location: Anchorage
Posted on: February 10, 2024

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Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Position - Anchorage, Alaska Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Position - Anchorage, Alaska New Pay Competitive Employment type Full-Time Job Description

Req#: 4612 Join North Star Behavioral Health Services in Anchorage, AK, as a Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist at our children's residential treatment center. We've been a leading provider of behavioral health services in Alaska since 1984, prioritizing family support through healing environments in acute care and residential treatment programs. Position: Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist Responsibilities: Provide care for child and adolescent patients (ages 5-18) in the inpatient and residential treatment program. Daily average caseload 12-14. Conduct initial psychiatric evaluations, assessments, treatment team leadership, and patient discharges following hospital policies. Monday-Friday schedule with daytime hours and shared call once per month. Enjoy a collegial, supportive, and caring work environment that promotes excellent work/life balance. Opportunities for personal and professional growth. Why North Star Behavioral Health Services? Leaders in Behavioral Health: Join a renowned institution that has been a pioneer in behavioral health services since 1984. Be part of a team that is committed to excellence in patient care and family support. Holistic Approach: North Star emphasizes a holistic approach to healing, addressing the needs of the entire family. Make a difference by contributing to a comprehensive and integrated treatment model. Collegial and Supportive Environment: Thrive in a workplace that values collaboration and camaraderie. Our team fosters a supportive environment, ensuring you feel connected and fulfilled in your professional journey. Personal and Professional Growth: North Star encourages continuous learning and development. Take advantage of opportunities for personal and professional growth, enhancing your skills and expertise. Why Anchorage? Nature's Playground: Immerse yourself in the breathtaking landscapes of Alaska. Anchorage offers unparalleled outdoor experiences, from majestic mountains to pristine wilderness, providing a unique work-life balance. Thriving Cultural Scene: Experience the fusion of diverse cultures in Anchorage, where local art, music, and events contribute to a vibrant cultural tapestry. Enjoy a thriving arts community and explore the rich history of Alaska. Community Spirit: Anchorage is a close-knit community that values collaboration and connection. Join a supportive network of professionals who share your commitment to providing exceptional care. Adventure Awaits: For outdoor enthusiasts, Anchorage is a paradise. Whether you enjoy hiking, skiing, or wildlife exploration, there's always an adventure waiting just beyond your doorstep. Qualifications: MD/DO degree from an accredited program. Board eligibility/certification required. Licensed to practice in the State of AK or ability to obtain AK medical license. Meets all credentialing criteria. Compensation/Benefits: Above market base salary with bonus structure. Malpractice insurance coverage. Generous Paid Time Off. Matching 401k. Comprehensive CME package. Health insurance package. Relocation assistance available. Sign-on bonus. Employee stock purchase plan. Option for Independent contractor considered if desired. Make a positive impact in a dynamic healthcare environment. Apply today to be part of North Star's commitment to excellence in behavioral health. Please reach out directly to discuss further. North Star Behavioral Health System,, is owned and operated by a subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) the nation's largest facilities-based behavioral health provider. For additional details, please contact Daniel Wilson In-House Physician Recruiter Cell: 615-554-0073 About the company Horizon Health is a behavioral health management company that builds, manages, and improves psychiatric programs within hospital settings. No other behavioral health management company has as much experience or a greater track record of success than Horizon Health.Over the past three decades, we have established the best practices, policies, procedures, education and training to help you ramp up quickly. Our ability to improve outcomes is well-documented, evidenced by a 90% renewal rate over our company's history.Every Horizon Health psychiatric program is customized to serve our client hospital's unique needs, cultures and community demographics. We are committed to integrating with hospital staff and systems. Our operating philosophy is centered on measurable results and a foundation of excellence.

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