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Academic Psychiatrist Transplant and Heart Failure (Physician )

Portland, Oregon
Job Type
2 Aug 2022
Psychiatric-Mental Health opening in Portland, Oregon. Job Description & Requirements
Academic Psychiatrist Transplant and Heart Failure in Oregon
StartDate: ASAP

Oregon Health Science University (OHSU) Knight Cardiovascular Institute in Portland, Oregon, is seeking a psychiatrist for its Cardiology Department. The successful candidate will provide compassionate, trauma-informed care to heart transplant patients experiencing depression, anxiety, and other pre-existing psychiatric disorders as they prepare and recover from their heart transplant. Candidates must be MDs or DOs, be board-certified or board-eligible in psychiatry, and have an active DEA license.

Opportunity Highlights
  • Excellent quality of life - 4 clinical days and 1 administrative day per week
  • No call or weekend requirements
  • Inpatient and outpatient psychiatry role
  • Future research opportunities
  • OHSU is a world-renowned university
  • OHSU Knight Cardiovascular Institute is Oregon's only comprehensive heart program
  • Pioneer a path to mental health for patients experiencing organ failure and organ transplant

Community Information
Environmentally conscious and ranked in US News & World Report's "Best Places to Live in the US," Portland, Oregon, blends the sophistication of a large city with the casual friendliness of a small town. Choose from dozens of walkable neighborhoods - all with distinct personalities and charm - and enjoy the numerous national parks and outdoor adventures available in this majestic and magical corner of the country.
  • Live downtown or in inviting, family-friendly neighborhoods
  • A green city in more ways than one-279+ city parks and on WalletHub's "Greenest Cities in America"
  • Some of the top public and private schools in the state as well as local colleges and universities
  • No state sales tax and an international airport that offers numerous direct flights
  • Stunning surroundings and endless opportunities for adventure-ranked one of the top cities in the nation for outdoor activities
  • Every amenity you could want or need, including an international airport, world-class shops and restaurants, a renowned arts and culture scene, and professional sports

Job Benefits

About the Company
Merritt Hawkins, an AMN Healthcare company, is a permanent physician placement service that fills more physician jobs than any other firm. In addition to being the nation s leader in physician employment search and consulting services, Merritt Hawkins also recruits and places select allied health professionals. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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  • Job Reference: 674980452-2
  • Date Posted: 2 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Merritt Hawkins
  • Location: Portland, Oregon
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent