Inpatient Psychiatry - Physician - Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Requisition ID 2020-76556
Category Hidden (27553)
Location US-IA-Cedar Rapids
Address 2375 Edgewood Rd SW
Affiliate 9200 UnityPoint Clinic Affiliate
City Cedar Rapids
Department Behavioral Health Phys Svcs- C
Scheduled Hours/Shift M-F with shared night/weekend call
Work Type (Portal Searching) Full Time Benefits
Overview UnityPoint Clinic is searching for a full-time
Inpatient Psychiatrist to join the Behavioral Health Hospitalist
team at St. Luke’s in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
The St. Luke’s Behavioral Hospitalist team consists of a team of
Physicians and ARNPs, that are providing full inpatient care to the
Adult Geriatric, Adult and Child adolescent units.
This position offers:
Competitive salary compensation
Work Life balance with shared call coverage; including nights
EPIC electronic medical record; Utilized in both our clinics and
Responsibilities Medical Services Medical Services can include,
but are not limited to admissions, discharges, daily hospital care
of patients, emergency room visits and consultations as
While on-call, Physician shall be available to provide medical
services upon referral from other physicians or through assignment
of patients presenting in the Emergency Department who have no
Physician shall be expected to provide daily hospital care for
an assigned census of patients during the regular work week.
While on-call and outside the regular work week, Physician shall
be responsible for medical services for all patients in the
Behavioral Health Hospitalist Program in a manner agreed upon by
the on-call physicians and those participating in the Hospitalist
Physician shall participate in daily staffing as determined by
the Behavioral Health Hospitalist Program Medical Director.
Physician shall adhere to clinical standards as determined by
the Behavioral Health Hospitalist Program Medical Director, the
psychiatry section, and other appropriate bodies.
Call Coverage; Provide on-call psychiatrist/hospitalist
coverage in conjunction with other on-call physicians and
physicians participating in the Behavioral Health Hospitalist
Program. While on-call, promptly return all calls and pages and be
readily available to report to Hospital to provide evaluation and
other medical services required by the patient.
Outpatient Services; Physician may provide certain outpatient
services as Hospital needs require. Such services can include, but
are not limited to hospital-based outpatient practice, outpatient
practice in support of other community agencies/organizations, and
Other Services/Duties. Other services/duties can include, but
are not limited to: Working collaboratively and providing
supervision for advanced registered nurse practitioners employed by
the Hospital for both inpatient and outpatient behavioral health
Fulfilling administrative duties of the Behavioral Health
Hospitalist Program/behavioral health service line as
Qualifications M.D. or D.O.
Board Certified or Board Eligible in Psychiatry; Board exam must
be completed within one year of hire date
Hold a current and unrestricted medical license
Eligible to work in the United States
Hold current and unrestricted state and federal authority to
prescribe and administer medications as necessary or appropriate to
the field of practice
Ability to work as a team member
Excellent communication, written and verbal, analytical, and
Please contact Andrea Sims, Physician and Provider Recruiter, at
319-730-9513 or Andrea.Sims@unitypoint.org
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