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Psychiatrist

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Position Information

Working Title Psychiatrist
Classification Title Assistant Professor
Position Number J0083161
Hours Per Week 40.000
Department Psychiatry & Behavior Science
Campus Location Kansas City Metro
Position Summary

Physician will work as a Consult/Liaison Psychiatrist providing direct patient care in the Persistent Pain Management clinic, as well as other Consultation/Liaison duties.

Required Qualifications

MD, DO or equivalent with ABP Board Certification/Board eligibility in General Psychiatry. Graduate of US accredited residency program in Psychiatry. The candidate must hold a medical license (or e eligible for licensure) in the State of Kansas.

Preferred Qualifications

Training in Internal Medicine, Family Medicine or Fellowship in Pain Management of Psychosomatic Medicine is preferred. Experience in an outpatient and/or inpatient setting and previous academic experience is desirable.

Environment Office
Physical Requirements Light
Probation Status

Subject to the regulations of the State of Kansas, the Board of Regents and the University of Kansas Medical Center, I understand and agree that I may be subject to a probation period and during the probation period I serve at the pleasure of the Executive Vice Chancellor of KUMC and my employment may be ended at any time during that period.

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EEO Statement

KU Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disability status, or genetic information.

Job Duties

Description of Job Duty

Provide direct patient care in the Consultation/Liaison service areas, particularly the Persistent Pain Management Clinic.

Description of Job Duty

Maintain a productive clinical practice at the Medical Center or outreach site which provides a robust educational experience for psychiatry resident physicians, psychology trainees and students.

Description of Job Duty

Supervise and educate resident physicians, psychology trainees and students in areas of physician’s expertise in didactic lectures and in clinical settings.

Description of Job Duty

Work effectively within the Persistent Pain Management Clinic, Adult Outpatient and Inpatient programs and with external agencies to facilitate continuity of patient care and follow up.

Description of Job Duty

Develop and/or continue academic pursuits consistent with the academic mission.

Description of Job Duty

Participate in clinical and administrative on-call activities including ECT and weekend call rotations.

Description of Job Duty

Participate in and contribute to continuous performance improvements processes.

Description of Job Duty

Collaborate in research and clinical activities with other faculty.

Description of Job Duty

Maintain flexibility regarding clinical assignments in the best interest of the department.

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Participate in departmental committees and activities, faculty meetings, and in hospital and medical school committees.

Description of Job Duty

Other duties as assigned.

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Recommendation