North Star Behavioral Healthcare System, has successfully been one of the top providers for Pediatric Behavioral Health in the state of Alaska since 1984. We are currently recruiting for a Child/Adolescent Psychiatrist in Anchorage to join our expanded Child/Adolescent services. This position offers great flexibility for physicians in terms of compensation, with a choice to be either employed by the facility or to work as an Independent Contractor. Physicians at North Star Hospital work in a collegial, supportive and caring environment that offers work/life balance. There is opportunity for professional and personal growth working with a diverse patient population, other physicians, clinical staff and administration.
The Position Details
The Staff Psychiatristresponsibilities for Inpatient work is initial evaluations and assessments, treatment team leadership and daily care of Child/Adolescent patients in the acute program. Weekend on-call averages one weekend per month.
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):
- MD/DO degree from an accredited program required
- Board certified or Board Eligible in C/A Psychiatry required
- Licensed to practice in the State of AK or the ability to obtain an AK medical license
- Minimum of 4 years of practice/training experience
- 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