Adult Psychiatrist

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Miscellaneous

Position:  Adult Psychiatrist  
Employment Type: Full-Time, Days
Location: Lakewood, WA
Hiring Organization: Behavioral Health Hospital
Salary: Highly competitive salary with amazing suite of benefits and 401k with match 

A progressive and innovative Health System is eagerly looking for motivated AdultPsychiatric MD to join their growing team. You will be joining a state-of-the-art facility that has redesigned the psychiatric hospital space.

Responsibilities of the AdultPsychiatrist:      
  • Assess and screen patients by conducting psychiatric evaluations, including interviews, medical histories, physical exams, observations, and psychological testing
  • Analyze data and results of assessments to diagnose patients
  • Prescribe and administer medications according to diagnosis
  • Monitor patients to determine efficacy and potential side effects of medications
  • Develop a treatment plan, measure progress against the plan, and make adjustments as needed
  • Provide crisis intervention as needed
  • Complete all necessary clinical documentation in an accurate and timely manner
  • Collaborate with a multidisciplinary team to assess and adjust treatment plans
  • Communicate with case managers about treatment plan of care

Requirements of Adult Psychiatrist:    
  • Current and valid board certification in psychiatry
  • Medical degree from an accredited medical school and completion of an approved psychiatric residency
  • Licensed to practice medicine in WA
  • Current DEA registration
  • Excellent knowledge and familiarity with current DSM criteria
  • Experience in specialty
  • Familiar with crisis assessment tools and techniques
  • Strong working knowledge of general psychiatric principles and practices
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

This hospital offers competitive pay, sign on bonus, relocation, and other benefits: paid time off, company paid medical, dental, vision, std, ltd, life, matching 401k.


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