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Adult Psychiatrist

Requisition #

55621BR

Physical Location

Cambridge, Minnesota

Posted Date

05-Jun-2019

Dept. Name

AHC Cambridge Mental Health

Hours Per Week

40

Contract

Noncontract

Introduction

Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 13 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

Allina Health clinics are committed to providing a work environment where passionate people have the knowledge, tools, opportunity and freedom to make a positive difference in the lives of our patients. We want you to be part of our team where each employee contributes to our mission of exceptional primary and specialty care. Allina Health clinics provide primary care, specialty care and urgent care services to people in 41 communities. More than 750 health care practitioners help patients identify health risks, manage chronic illness and find their path to better health.

Responsibilities

Req ID: 55621
  • Adult Psychiatrist

    Allina Health System has a full-time opportunity for an Adult Psychiatrist at Cambridge Medical Center in Cambridge, MN. The primary duty of the Adult Psychiatrist is to provide psychiatric patient care in behavioral health settings including outpatient mental health; inpatient mental health; and emergency/crisis. This position requires a Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) degree or foreign equivalent from an accredited medical school plus four (4) years of experience in adult psychiatry, which may have been gained during a physician residency program. Must have 12 months of demonstrated experience in each of the following: (1) application of the hospice and palliative medicine approach to improve the quality of life of patients with chronic serious medical illness including etiology-directed symptom management of pain (such as pain assessment and pharmacologic management, referral for radiation therapy, nerve blocks, steroids), nausea, anorexia, complications from other medical treatments, focused goals of care discussions, and allowing the completion of medical/psychiatric advanced directives given their impact on their psychosocial well-being; and (2) providing care to elderly and complex end of life patients with an understanding of changes in metabolism with chronic illness and age. Must also have experience in using psychoanalytic psychotherapy principles and interpretation to determine patient treatment options. All experience may have been gained concurrently. Requires a current, unrestricted license to practice medicine in the state of Minnesota. Must be Board certified in Psychiatry. Full-time work schedule is 40 hours per week, which can include weekend on-call coverage every 5th to 6th weekend and overnight telephone call coverage 1 to 2 times per week. If interested please submit resume and salary requirements to S. Logerquist, Allina Health System, Mail Route 10711, 2925 Chicago Ave., Minneapolis, MN 55407-1321. No phone calls please. EOE.

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Location/Community Information

The increased population and business growth in and around Cambridge have elevated the community to the status of a regional hub in East Central Minnesota for shopping, services, entertainment, employment and education. Cambridge residents enjoy a community that maintains its small town feel, yet is only 45 minutes from the metropolitan Minneapolis-Saint Paul entertainment and sports venues. The community is surrounded by lakes, rivers, and woods and offersresidents a quiet lifestyle with unlimited recreational opportunities. Education is a priority among the residents who take pride inthe excellent schools and community college in Cambridge.

Cambridge:

  • Located 45 miles North of Minneapolis/St. Paul
  • Population = 7,500
  • Service Area = 30,000

Community Resource Links:

Community Information School Digger

Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune


Closing

If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.


Requisition #

55621BR
Physician