Adult General Psychiatry

Universal Health Services   •  

Littleton, CO

Industry: Healthcare


5 - 7 years

Posted 165 days ago

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Highlands Behavioral Health System is recruiting for a General Adult Psychiatrist for a fulltime Staff Physician position. The Hospital is a growing free standing Inpatient and day Therapy behavioral Health facility for Adult and adolescent patients.

The facility offers general and specialty treatment programs for males, females and includes Co-occurring and Detox programs. All programs are staffed by trained clinicians in a multidisciplinary treatment care environment.

The Staff Psychiatrist position duties include admission evaluations, treatment planning and direct patient care working in the inpatient program. The caseload will be Adult patients with diverse psychiatric treatment issues.

Physicians at Highlands Behavioral work in a collegial, supportive and caring environment working with other physicians, clinical staff and administration where there is opportunity for professional and personal growth.   The caseload and call are manageable. The position is fulltime offering very competitive salary and benefits.


The qualifications for the position are the minimum requirements needed to be successful in the position. The level of experience and expertise for the job is determined by the current amount of expertise in the unit/department. If training or experience is not required but would be desirable, it is listed as preferred however; persons without preferred background will be considered in the hiring process.

Education, Training & Experience (includes licenses or certifications).

  1. MD/DO degree from an accredited program required
  2. Board certified or Board Eligible in Psychiatry required
  3. Licensed to practice in the State of Colorado
  4. Minimum of 4 years of practice/training experience
  5. Inpatient experiencepreferred
  6. Meets all credentialing criteria required by participating physicians


A highly competitive compensation package will be offered consisting of:

  • Base Salary
  • Bonus structure
  • Malpractice insurance coverage
  • Paid Time Off
  • Matching 401k
  • CME package
  • Health insurance package
  • Relocation package if needed
  • Sign-on bonus
  • Student loan assistance
  • Employee stock purchase plan