Physician - Psychiatry - Child & Adolescent

Boise, ID 83706

Specialty Psychiatry - Child & Adolescent
Profession Physician

Saint Alphonsus Medical Group (SAMG) and Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center (SARMC) have an excellent full time employment opportunity for a Fellowship trained, Board Certified or Board Eligible Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist located in Boise, Idaho.

Saint Alphonsus Medical Group (SAMG) is a physician led and accountable 400+ provider multispecialty group practice that has an excellent opportunity for a Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist. The selected Psychiatrist will provide behavioral health clinical services to include comprehensive evaluation and treatment for emotional and interpersonal problems for adolescents and children. This will include individual and group therapy via integrated treatment teams including psychotherapeutic and psychopharmacologic interventions.

The selected provider is expected to devote 40 hours per week to SAMG Behavioral Health directly seeing outpatients, supervising APPs and being available to staff for questions, problem solving and clinic management. There are currently no call responsibilities and weekend nor holiday services are anticipated unless otherwise negotiated.

Saint Alphonsus is the principal provider of advanced, innovative and interdisciplinary behavioral health services within the region. The ideal candidate will commit to a multi-disciplinary team approach to patient care while demonstrating and modeling our organization’s core values of reverence, a commitment to those who are poor, justice, stewardship and integrity. The ideal candidate will work collaboratively with SAMG management in the efficient and harmonious functions of the clinic. This is to include the development of evidenced based, cost effective protocols of care for the behavioral health clinic staff and will modify and update treatment protocols as required. The well-qualified candidate will also work with SAMG and Saint Alphonsus Health System (SAHS) leadership in the design and implementation of novel ambulatory behavioral health programs that increase quality and general health status while reducing overall cost of care.

As a member of the medical group, the Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist will assist in maintaining and strengthening the Health System’s behavioral health program across all communities served. The opportunity requires the granting of privileges at Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center (SARMC) and other hospitals receiving consultative telemedicine services from the Saint Alphonsus behavioral healthcare program.

Requirements for this opportunity include successful completion of an accredited ACGME Psychiatric Residency training program and Board Certification in Psychiatry through the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) (or obtain such certification within 3 years of employment/contract start). The Psychiatrist must also possess or be eligible to obtain an unrestricted full license in Idaho to practice medicine in all its phases, a valid controlled substance registration with Idaho Board of Pharmacy and a DEA

The practice currently utilizes Cerner Ambulatory EHR CDWeb, NexGen and eRx, therefore previous experience with EHR systems is preferred.

Saint Alphonsus Health System Values, Mission and Vision

Guided by our core values of respect, social justice, compassion, care of the poor and underserved and excellence, we at SAHS serve together, in the spirit of the Gospel, to heal body, mind and spirit, to improve the health of our communities and to steward the resources entrusted to us.

Unified by our faith-based mission, SAHS will:

  • Provide healing and hope, close to home
  • Help our communities grow and thrive
  • Be a trusted partner for life
  • Deliver value in everything we do

Saint Alphonsus Health System Guiding Behaviors

The Health System establishes and promotes the following guiding behaviors: we support each other in serving; we communicate openly, honestly, respectfully and directly; we are fully present; we are all accountable; we trust and assume goodness in intentions; and we are continuous learners. It is our cultural expectation that all providers will emulate these guiding behaviors and model them for all associates.
Saint Alphonsus greatly values the input and leadership of our providers and encourages each provider to actively participate in department meetings, SAMG Leadership Council and in matters of practice/service line development. As continuous learners, we also encourage and promote ongoing continuing medical education (CME) activities for our providers and will financially support your CME endeavors. Additionally, as part of our shared vision to become a trusted health partner for life, we strive to continuously increase patient satisfaction and loyalty.

This is an exciting opportunity for the right Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist to be part of Saint Alphonsus Health System.


RECRUITMENT PACKAGE

An excellent and competitive income and benefits package is available.