Academic Psychiatrist

Psychiatric Emergency Services and Inpatient Psychiatry | OHSU's Unity Center for Behavioral Health

portland, OR 97239
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Merritt Hawkins

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Merritt Hawkins, the nation’s leading academic search firm, invites you to consider an opportunity to join the Unity Center for Behavioral Health. Opened in 2017, in an unprecedented collaboration with four health systems, the Unity Center provides a combination of psychiatric emergency and inpatient services along with robust transition to outpatient care.
We are seeking board certified or eligible psychiatrists. Candidates with fellowship-training in Addiction, Child & Adolescent, Geriatric, or Consult-Liaison Psychiatry are all welcome to apply. This position features:
  • Practice in a brand new state-of-the-art facility that provides 24-hour services
  • Train the next generation – teach medical students and residents from their ACGME-accredited program
  • Enjoy flexibility with schedule with differential compensation and the opportunity to take on extra shifts
  • Work in a fast-paced, patient-centric environment that includes 50 emergency beds, 80 adult inpatient, and 22 adolescent inpatient beds
  • Work amongst a collegial environment of psychiatrists, APPs, nurses social workers, therapists, and peer support   specialists
  • Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package including a sign-on bonus and relocation assistance
Portland, Oregon
  • Large metropolitan community of over 3 million, frequently recognized as one of the most environmentally conscious cities
  • Top 3 “Best Places to Raise a Family”, exceptional public schools, low cost of living
  • Community offers the best of both worlds, a temperate climate with both oceanic and Mediterranean features  
  • International airport with access to the entire U.S.
  • Home to multiple museums, art centers, and world-class cuisine
  • Extensive outdoor activities including hiking, fishing, and boating with city-wide emphasis on marathons and biking
All applicants are encouraged to respond directly to the Merritt Hawkins Department of Academics who is formally representing the opportunity.

Required Qualifications

Board Certified or Eligible in Psychiatry

About The Company

Merritt Hawkins, an AMN Healthcare company, is a permanent physician placement service that fills more physician jobs than any other firm. In addition to being the nation’s leader in physician employment search and consulting services, Merritt Hawkins also recruits and places select allied health professionals. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.