Psychiatry Medical Director Jobs in Spokane, WA

Spokane, Washington State
Apr 28, 2017
Jackie Sill
Position Type

Spokane, Washington -Seeking an experienced Psychiatrist to act as the medical director of the Psychiatry department at Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center. Full-time position. Schedule will be Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. Competitive compensation; comprehensive benefits. The medical director will be responsible for medical oversight in overall operational, financial and business effectiveness of the department. The PSHMC psychiatric department includes 46 adult beds and 24 child/adolescent beds. In addition, Providence is partnering with Fairfax Behavioral Health to develop a 100-bed freestanding psychiatric hospital in Spokane. This position would provide medical leadership for the new larger facility expected to open in 2018. Successful candidate will have MD/DO degree from an accredited program, will be board certified in Psychiatry with a minimum of five years of practice experience. Management experience preferred, along with strong business acumen relating to operations, finance and decision making. Join Providence Medical Group and help us expand Psychiatry services to a new joint venture hospital, expand ambulatory services and increase collaboration with our Psychiatry residency program. All while enjoying great quality of life in Washington's second largest city.

Fairfax Behavioral Health has served the behavioral health needs of the Pacific Northwest for 85 years. Fairfax has a long standing commitment to meeting the community's needs by providing the best and most compassionate patient centered care. It operates facilities in Kirkland, Everett and Monroe, Washington with a total of 221 psychiatric and substance abuse beds making Fairfax the largest provider of inpatient psychiatric services in the Pacific Northwest. Providing the full continuum of care, Fairfax treats adolescents, adults and older adults with psychiatric and/or substance use disorders in both inpatient and outpatient settings. Fairfax supports recovery through its commitment to the provision of a supportive environment and an ongoing plan for long-term sobriety and improved mental health. Fairfax is dedicated to educating the public on the value of identifying and treating behavioral illnesses, addictions and their impact on people's lives. Visit to learn more.

Facility: Providence Medical Group - Eastern Washington

Providence Medical Group - Eastern Washington is our physician-led network of more than 500 primary and specialty care providers in multiple clinic locations in Spokane and Stevens counties. PMG providers offer exceptional patient-centered care as a reflection of our Providence values. PMG partners with some of the region's most advanced hospitals: Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center & Children's Hospital, Providence Holy Family Hospital, Providence Mount Carmel and Providence St. Joseph's Hospital.

Spokane, located about halfway between the Rocky and Cascade Mountain Ranges, is a regional medical hub, drawing patients from four states. Spokane and eastern Washington offer high quality of life features as well, including some of the nation's cleanest air and water, responsible development in harmony with nature, and a mild four-season climate. Spokane's affordable housing, growing arts and theater community and excellent higher education choices make it a prime destination for families and working professionals alike. Outdoor enthusiasts relish Spokane's prime location with over 60 miles of biking and hiking trails and close to exceptional skiing, whitewater rafting and other recreation.