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Benefits Eligibility (Employment Type):  Full-time benefits (32-40 hours per week)
Shift Type:  Variable
Shift Length:  Variable
Primary Location (City):  Longview
State:  WA

Seeking Psychiatrist to join a collaborative, compassionate behavioral health team

Req ID: 161472 


PeaceHealth is seeking an outstanding Psychiatrist to join a practice that is flexible on the inpatient and outpatient split based on candidate preference. 


Longview, Washington is perfectly nestled in between Portland and Seattle. If you are looking for a community that offers amazing outdoor recreation but enjoy quick access to big city amenities, then our practice could be a great place for you!  Click Here to watch a YouTube video about St. John Medical Center. 


This opportunity offers up to $200,000 in Educational Loan Reimbursement for those who qualify.


Why you’ll love the Practice:

  • Integrated physician-led medical group.
  • Team of 4 psychiatrists, 4 Nurse Practitioners, Licensed Clinical Social Workers, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, Nurses and ancillary staff. 
  • Treat both voluntary and involuntary patients ages 18 and over with acute psychiatric and behavioral disturbances requiring the safety of a locked 22 bed unit.
  • Provide consultation and liaison services throughout the hospital and outpatient services for all ages provided on a campus within 2 minutes of the hospital.
  • Also provided:
    • Integrated behavioral health services in primary care
    • Opioid detoxification and treatment through a buprenorphine (suboxone) program
    • Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT)
  • Call Schedule: 1:4, Inpatient call pool 1 day week and 1 weekend per month is an option (flexibility within call schedule) w/extra call availability for additional stipend.


Experience Longview, WA:

  • Forbes Magazine listed Longview as one of the prettiest towns in America due to its proximity to the Columbia River, Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument and many beautiful local parks.
  • Lake Sacajawea, directly across from St. John Medical Center is in the heart of Longview. A scenic trail circumnavigates the lake in under 4 miles. .
  • Longview is a short one hour drive to coastal Astoria, Oregon.
  • Longview and the neighboring community of Kelso have a combined population of ~60,000 residents.
  • Many locally-owned specialty restaurants and national chains--Target, Macy’s, Home Depot, Wal-Mart, Starbucks, along with a variety of grocery shopping options, Safeway, Winco, Grocery Outlet.  From April - October visit the Cowlitz Community Farmers Market.
  • Golf is also a popular sport in the local area:  Longview Country Club, Mint Valley, and Three Rivers Golf Course.
  • The Cowlitz Indian Tribe, a federally recognized tribe, of Cowlitz people, is headquartered in Longview.


Hospital Highlights:

  • PeaceHealth St. John, Cowlitz County Community Profile. St. John, a 346-bed hospital Level III Trauma Center with a service area over 100k offers dozens of medical specialty services and programs including emergency, trauma, heart, behavioral health, bone and joint, cancer, birthing and women’s services.
    • Critical Care Unit received Beacon Award for Excellence, American Association of Critical Care Nurses
    • Stroke Program - Recognized by the American Heart Association with a Bronze Achievement Award for patient care and outcomes
    • Kearney Breast Center - Designated a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by American College of Radiology (ACR).


PeaceHealth Benefits & Culture:

  • Competitive compensation guarantee, generous signing bonus and relocation assistance
  • Up to $200,000 in Educational Loan Reimbursement for those who qualify
  • PeaceHealth provides fully paid malpractice insurance
  • Exceptional retirement plans
  • Two excellent health coverage options, plus vision, dental and supplemental options.
  • Employee Wellness Program with FitBit options and up to $400 annually in incentives for healthy lifestyles.
  • Click here to view: PeaceHealth System At a Glance, along with our benefits offered


If you are interested in this career opportunity, please contact Kim Dianich.


Phone: (360) 729-1409
Email: KDianich@peacehealth.org



About PeaceHealth: Serving the community’s healthcare needs for more than 70 years, PeaceHealth St. John is a community-governed, nonprofit organization established by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace in 1943. Today, PeaceHealth employs approximately 1.5% of Cowlitz County’s population. PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Wash., is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 900 providers and 10 medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of the founding Sisters and continues with a spirit of respect, stewardship, collaboration and social justice in fulfilling its Mission.



PeaceHealth is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified job applicants and employees without regard to the following statuses: protected veteran; qualified individual with a disability; race; ethnicity; religion; gender; pregnancy; gender identity; national origin; age; genetic information; sexual orientation; or any other protected status in accordance with local, state, or federal laws. The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.



Location: Longview, LCR Broadway Campus (101)
Job CategoryPhysician & Advanced Practice Clinician 
Shift:  Variable
FTE:  1.00 
Work Type:  Full Time


Posting Notes: Longview || Physician & Advanced Practice Clinician ||Physicians || Full Time || BEHAVIORAL HLTH SVCS

Nearest Major Market: Portland Oregon
Nearest Secondary Market: Tacoma

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