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Consult-Liaison Psychiatrist

Posting Details

Position Information

Working Title Consult-Liaison Psychiatrist
Classification Title Assistant Professor
Position Number 01202053
Hours Per Week 40
Department Psychiatry & Behavior Science
Campus Location Kansas City Metro
Position Summary

Psychiatrist will provide direct patient care in the Consultation/Liaison service areas, particularly the Emergency Department (ED). Opportunity for flexible schedule with rotating shifts and shift differential.

Required Qualifications

M.D., D.O., or equivalent and ABPN board certification/board eligibility in General Psychiatry. Graduate of U.S. accredited residency program in Psychiatry or Internal Medicine/Psychiatry or Family Medicine/Psychiatry. The candidate must hold a medical license (or be eligible for licensure) in the State of Kansas.

Preferred Qualifications

Dual Training Program or Fellowship in Psychosomatic Medicine preferred. Experience in an outpatient and/or inpatient Consultation Liaison Psychiatry 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 Emergency Department (ED).

Description of Job Duty

Provide teleconsultation to affiliated facilities. Provide support for Behavioral Response team.

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, trainees and students.

Description of Job Duty

Work effectively within the ED and with external agencies to facilitate continuity of patient care and follow-up.

Description of Job Duty

Participate in and contribute to Continuous Performance Improvement processes.

Description of Job Duty

Opportunity to 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.

Description of Job Duty

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. Letter of Recommendation
  3. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents