Physician, Psychiatrist in Portage, MI

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Ascension   •  

Portage, MI 49002

Industry: Healthcare


Not Specified years

Posted 56 days ago

We Are Hiring

Physician, Psychiatrist - Ascension Medical Group - Full-Time - Ascension Borgess - Portage, MI

Why Join Ascension?

When you join Ascension and Ascension Medical Group, you are entering a partnership where physician engagement and experience is recognized as a key driver of delivering excellent patient care.

Your practice will be supported by a robust practice management platform, proven administrative and revenue cycle management services and some of the most current and physician-friendly EHRs on the market.

Physicians benefit from significant professional opportunities, career advancement, training and competitive wages.

What You Will Do


Evaluates and treats patients with appropriate medical diagnostic and treatment skills. Coordinates discharge planning with case management.

Recommends, participates in, and works to ensure the success of efforts to improve cost effectiveness and quality of care provided to patients.

Accepts patient referrals from other physicians. Acts as admitting, attending and/or consulting physician for patients who require hospitalization for primary medical diagnoses, depending on needs of patients, medical staff and hospital.

Participates in academic programs (e.g. medical education and research) as requested.

Provides appropriate documentation that meets insurance company requirements; appeal all denials in a timely manner.

Participates in inpatient and outpatient consultation for specialty, which may include on call schedules.

What You Will Need


Required Credential(s):

Physician MD/DOwith Prescriptive Authoritycredentialed from theMichigan Board of Medicineobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.Credentialing done by Medical Staff department.


Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy (DO) required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Borgess Health is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to the nondiscrimination in employment on the basis of race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, handicap, disability, veteran or marital status.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

Valid Through: 2019-10-17