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Psychiatrist-Adult

Requisition #

23846BR

Physical Location

Plymouth, Minnesota

Posted Date

07-Feb-2019

Dept. Name

AMHS-ANW O/P Clinic

Hours Per Week

20

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.


Abbott Northwestern Hospital, located in south Minneapolis, is the largest not-for-profit hospital in the Twin Cities and is recognized as an ANCC Magnet-designated hospital. It is known around the region and across the U.S. for its centers of excellence: cancer care through the Virginia Piper Cancer Institute; cardiovascular services in partnership with the Minneapolis Heart Institute; the Spine Institute; Neuroscience Institute; Orthopaedic Institute; perinatology, obstetrics and gynecology through WomenCare; physical rehabilitation through Courage Kenny Rehabilitation InstituteTM; and more. With 5,697 employees, 1,397 physicians and 633 beds, Abbott Northwestern Hospital cares for nearly 370,000 patients and their families each year from the Twin Cities area and throughout the Upper Midwest.

Responsibilities

Req ID: 23846
  • Provides psychiatric services to a diverse patient population within the clinics
  • Provide direct clinical care in psychiatry, including brief assessments and interventions
  • Develop behaviorally-focused, outcomes-based treatment plans of care that address mental health, functional impairment, and co-occurring addictive or medical disorders
  • Engage the patient and family to develop treatment plans that address identified goals
  • Provide a minimum of 18 patient contact hours per week
  • Champion primary care behavioral health, a model of integrated care that focuses on the full spectrum of patient health through close collaboration with multi-disciplinary primary care teams
  • Consult with primary care providers to assist with ongoing management of the behavioral health needs of their patients
  • Develop and lead staff education in psychiatric issues
  • Participate in relevant and ongoing professional training
Goals of Allina Health’s Hospital Based clinics:
  • Be centers of excellence for the care of Allina patients with complex, medically co-morbid, psychiatric and psychological problems
    • Perform comprehensive diagnostic evaluation, formulate a detailed management plan and stabilize the patient
  • Offer rapid access for patients with acute needs with the goal of avoiding a hospital admission or long-stay in the ED
  • Offer long-term care for patients at risk for destabilization or hospitalization, while referring others back to primary care
  • Facilitate transitions of care
  • Be a consultation resource for medical providers

Education

  • This position requires a Medical Doctorate degree (M.D.), Doctor of Osteopathy (D.O.) or foreign equivalent from an approved school of medicine.

Qualification/Skills

Experience

  • Completion of a psychiatry residency

Licensure/Certification

  • Must have current, unrestricted Minnesota State Medical Licensure
  • Board Certified in Psychiatry within 2 years of hire

Skills
We are seeking providers who are:

  • Interested in leading a care team
  • Will engage in care model redesign aimed at providing improved access to care for patients
  • Team-oriented; relates well with patients, families and multi-disciplinary clinical partners
  • Practice evidence-based decision making and supports clinical quality improvement
  • Have strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrate empathy and sensitive listening/questioning abilities
  • Exhibit time efficiency, flexibility and ability to manage in a high paced environment

Work Schedule

0.5 FTE
18 patient contact hours per week
*West Health is a satellite campus of Abbott Northwestern Hospital located in Plymouth, MN

Location/Community Information

For years, lots of people have thought life is good in Plymouth - and now a lot more people are in on the secret. When Money magazine unveiled its annual 2008 -2009 Best Places to Live list, Plymouth was ranked number one among the top 100 cities. Plymouth has built a reputation as a quality community in which to live and work. Its lakes and rolling terrain provide the backdrop for a blend of well-planned residential, business and commercial-industrial areas. Citizens and community leaders have placed a high priority on establishing a first-rate park system, interconnecting trails and diverse recreation facilities. As the community has matured, the City has worked with citizens to permanently preserve natural open-spaces, nurture the arts and protect the environment. Plymouth is one of the fastest growing communities in the Twin Cities metropolitan area. Its strategic location, lakes, diverse housing stock and park system continue to attract new residents and businesses. Plymouth covers about 36 square miles.


Plymouth:



  • Located ten miles northwest of downtown Minneapolis
  • Population = 66,000

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 #

23846BR
Physician