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Banner Health Physician - Academics - Psychiatry Job in Tucson, AZ in Tucson, Arizona

Physician - Academics - Psychiatry Job in Tucson, AZ

*Program Director for Forensic Psychiatry | University of Arizona and Banner Health | Tucson, AZ

Banner Health Tucson, AZ 85713

  • Accepts J1 Visas:No

  • Accepts H1B Visas:Yes

  • Loan Assistance:Yes

  • Practice Type: Employee

  • Academic Opportunity:Yes

  • Telemedicine Opportunity:No

  • Verified Date: 09/18/2020

  • Job ID: 810660

  • Employer Job ID: RTP1188/POS589

EXCEPTIONAL LEADERSHIP OPPORTUNITY TO JOIN THE GROWING TEAM OF CLINICAL PSYCHIATRY FACULTY WITH THE UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA AND BANNER HEALTH IN TUCSON, AZ!

Banner University Medical Group is seeking a Forensic Psychiatry Physician to complete our stellar group at our Behavioral Health Pavilion in Tucson, Arizona! This is a unique opportunity to lead the thriving forensic fellowship program.

The candidate hired will gain an academic faculty title appointment at the University of Arizona with the appointment being consistent with the candidate's credentials.

Qualifications:

  • Board Certified in Forensic Psychiatry

  • Must have expertise and qualifications in forensic psychiatry that are acceptable to the ACGME Review Committee

Essential Functions:

  • Work Schedule: M-F, 8 AM – 5 PM

  • Call can be taken from home

  • Provide psychiatric services in the correctional setting either in person or through telemedicine connections

  • Evaluate inpatients and outpatients for proceedings under Arizona’s commitment statute (“Title 36” of Arizona Revised Statutes)

  • Provide capacity assessments of patients hospitalized at Banner University Medical Center

  • Provide competency-to-stand-trial assessments for local courts and direct restoration to competency

  • Perform criminal responsibility evaluations for attorneys and courts in Arizona

  • Teach residents and fellows the basics of forensic psychiatry

Program Director Essential Functions:

  • .25 FTE protected

  • Activities involving education, evaluation, recruitment, interviewing and selection of interns/fellows

  • Administration and regulatory compliance of the Psychiatric Fellowship Program

Banner Health Total Compensation package includes:

  • Attractive Compensation Package

  • Relocation, Sign-On Incentives, and Loan Reimbursement programs available

  • Comprehensive medical, dental, vision, and pharmacy plans

  • Qualified tuition reduction for dependents at Arizona universities

  • Paid malpractice and (5) CME days with $5k annual reimbursement allowance

  • Paid Vacation Days and Holidays

  • Eligible for benefits coverage within 30 days of start date

  • Retirement package of 401(k) with matching and 457(b)deferred compensation plan

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APPLY WITH YOUR CV FOR IMMEDIATE CONSIDERATION

As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, Banner University Medical Group (BUMG) recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences and backgrounds. BUMG is an EEO/AA - M/W/D/V Employer.

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Banner University Medical Center - South

2800 E. Ajo Way, Tucson, AZ 85713

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Contact Information

Ms. Linda Montano

Physician Recruitment: Sourcing Strategist

Banner Health

Tucson, AZ 85719

Work: (520) 694-6730

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Fax: (970) 810-6099

Type Of Employer: In-House

Agency Information: Please, No Agency Solicitation

Banner Health complies with applicable federal and state laws and does not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or disability.

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