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Physician - Psychiatry

Benefits Eligibility (Employment Type):  Part-time benefits (20-31 hours per week)
Shift Type:  Variable
Shift Length:  Variable
Primary Location (City):  Vancouver
State:  WA

Consultant & Liaison Psychiatrist Opportunity in Portland metro area. 

Req ID: 167976 


Our hospital-based Behavioral Health department is seeking a BC/BE Psychiatrist to practice in a vibrant and growing community. The position will be based in our psychiatric consultation and liaison service. Recent graduates are welcome as well as experienced physicians.



What you'll love about the community:

  • Vancouver, Washington is in the Portland, Oregon metropolitan area. Live in either Vancouver or Portland
  • Easy access to an abundance of recreational and cultural amenities including hiking, biking, skiing, water sports, fishing, fine dining, theatre, symphony and so much more. 
  • An exceptional school system. 
  • Take advantage of no state income tax in Washington.



Why you’ll love the practice:

  • PeaceHealth Southwest has a busy and highly-respected consultation service, providing consults to medical/surgical inpatients and to our ED. 
  • Collegial group of psychiatrists and a multidisciplinary behavioral health team.
    • 3 physicians, a pharmacist, social worker and ancillary staff who all have a longstanding PeaceHealth relationship.
    • We also have 2 psychiatry resident physicians who assist with relief coverage.
  • Weekday work schedule with some flexibility
  • Call coverage (with extra compensation):
    • Phone-only coverage one weeknight per week



Become a member of this physician-centric practice, and never compromise the values that brought you to medicine:

  • Well trained and congenial colleagues
  • Enthusiastic support staff
  • Accomplished, accessible specialty physicians
  • Competitive compensation with robust benefits package



PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center:

  • Vancouver-based PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center, a 450-bed regional and community, not-for-profit medical center provided comprehensive specialty care for more than 275,000 patients annually in SW Washington. As one of Clark County’s largest employers with over 3,200 caregivers and more than 850 active medical staff members, PeaceHealth Southwest offers dozens of medical specialty services and programs.

If you are interested in this career opportunity, please contact Lyndse Neppl.

Phone: (360) 729-1597




About PeaceHealth:
PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Washington, 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.


To learn more about working at PeaceHealth and the Vancouver community, along with our benefits offered, please visit our homepage


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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: Vancouver, Southwest Medical Center (150)
Job Category:  Physician & Advanced Practice Clinician 
Shift:  Variable
FTE:  0.6 
Work Type:  Part Time


Posting Notes: Vancouver || Physician & Advanced Practice Clinician ||Physicians || Part Time || BEHAVIORAL HLTH SVCS



Nearest Major Market: Portland Oregon
Nearest Secondary Market: Tacoma

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