Psychiatry Physician

Inpatient Psychiatry, Milwaukee Suburban Area, Hospital Employed, Full Support Staff, 14 Patients a Day, Monday through Friday, Full Behavioral Health Team

Waukesha, WI 53188
Income Potential:
Up to $345,000.00*
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Loan Forgiveness:
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Recruiter's Name:
Kendra Thompson
Contact Number:
(469) 524-1509
Merritt Hawkins

Job Description & Requirements
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Would you be interested in an inpatient-only psychiatry opportunity in the affluent Western suburbs of the immediate Milwaukee metro? I have a community-based, not-for-profit hospital that is seeking a psychiatrist for their clinic. I have listed some of the practice details below for your review.
  • Monday through Friday practice
  • Inpatient only with average daily volumes of 14 patients per day
    • 80% of your time is spent rounding on your patients and admissions
    • 15% of your time will be spent with patients in our Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP)
    • Consultations will account for roughly 5%
  • Light call rotation shared with all psychiatrists 1 weekend out of every 7 and up to 2 weekdays a month
  • Our behavioral health team consists of:
    • 6 Psychiatrists
    • 7 to 10 psychologists or neuro-psychologists
    • 5 social workers
    • 30 therapists
    • Experienced RNs and case managers support the entire team
  • Sign-on bonus and relocation assistance
  • Six weeks off for vacation and CME plus stipend, comprehensive employed benefits package (medical, life, disability, and more)—occurrence-based malpractice insurance
  • Live in a suburban community located less than 20 miles to the shores of Lake Michigan
  • Milwaukee metro area population of over 1.5 million 
  • Numerous options for fine dining and ethnic food selection
  • Exceptional educational opportunities are available with superior public schools as well as one of the best private school systems in the nation
  • Over 140 parks with over 15,000 acres—many designed by Frederick Law Olmsted, who designed NYC’s Central Park
  • 65 miles of bicycle lanes and trails
  • Home of the Milwaukee Bucks and Milwaukee Brewers
  • Easy access to General Mitchell International Airport

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.