Join a growing ECT program at the state-of-the-art Providence Alaska Medical Center as a part-time Psychiatrist. This psychiatrist will perform ECT three half-days weekly, with the potential to expand to full time, three full treatment days weekly and one clinical day, as the service line continues to expand. The ECT Team at Providence provides treatment to outpatients and inpatients, from all parts of the state of Alaska. Enjoy access to system-wide support and work with a dedicated, collegial group in Anchorage, Alaska. Responsibilities of the ECT psychiatrist include:
Providing direct clinical care by administration of ECT treatments
Pre-treatment consultation to assess for appropriateness for ECT
Ongoing assessments throughout the duration of ECT
Developing and establishing the plan of care
Completing all necessary documentation and forms within the medical record during all phases of ECT treatment
Assisting in tracking safety and quality metrics related to the ECT Program
Where You’ll Work
With 401 beds, more than 1,100 nurses and more than 800 doctors, Providence Alaska Medical Center is the largest and most comprehensive hospital in the state and the only one with a dedicated Children’s Hospital. A nationally recognized Level II trauma center, this hospital features heart and cancer centers, Alaska’s largest emergency department with LifeMed Alaska air ambulance transport, full diagnostic, rehabilitation and surgical services, and inpatient and outpatient mental health and substance abuse recovery services for adults and children.
Where You’ll Live
Anchorage, with 285,000 residents, is a modern American city surrounded by spectacular scenery and endless outdoor recreation opportunities. Within city limits are hundreds of miles of trails for hiking, biking and skiing, a ski resort, golf courses, major dogsled race starts, and several peaks of the hugely popular Chugach Mountains. With shopping malls, world-class restaurants, brewpubs, two universities, a sports arena and a performing arts center, Anchorage blends city living with the wilderness of the great outdoors.
Who You’ll Work For
Providence is a nationally recognized, comprehensive health care organization spanning seven states with a universal mission – to provide compassionate care to all who need its services, especially the poor and vulnerable. Its 119,000-plus caregivers/employees serve in 51 hospitals, more than 800 clinics and a comprehensive range of health and social services. Providence: one name, one family, one extraordinary health system.
Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran
Job ID Number: 12553
Facility Name: Providence Alaska Medical Center
Location Name: Anchorage
Brand Name: Providence
Provider Profession: Physician/Surgeon
Medical Specialty: Psychiatry
Job Setting: Hospital
Type of Role: Clinical
Phone Number: (425) 525-5856
Schedule: Part Time
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