Psychiatry position in West Plains, MO
Saint Louis, Missouri, United States

Job Summary

Occupation Physician
Specialty Psychiatric-Mental Health
Degree Required MD/DO
Position Type Permanent/Full-Time
Work Environment Hospital Clinic/Private Practice
Location West Plains, Missouri, United States
Visa Sponsorship No

Job Description

Last Update: 5/15/23
**Psychiatry opening in Missouri - visa eligible** * Located in ***West Plains, MO*** - just 100 miles from Springfield! * Service area 50,000 people * Full-time, permanent opening * Employed position * Provide outpatient services to both children and adults' * Recruiting due to a retirement, as well as increased volume * Clinic is located across the street from the hospital * Clinic consists of on-site lab, on-site EKG, dedicated phone nurse, and 1 NP * Comprehensive ancillary services including: 30 case managers, Neuro Pschological testing, Psycho Therapy Services, 105 employees and a 22-bed Adult Inpatient Psych Unit * Currently 2 full-time & 1 part-time Psychiatrists, as well as 1 tele-Psych * Opportunity for Tele-Psych at outlying clinics * Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5pm * Physicians have their own nurse * ***H1b and J1 visa candidates accepted!*** * Competitive, first-year guarantee based on MGMA standards * Second year consists of guarantee plus RVU production * Compensation is payer mix blind * $25,000 sign on bonus * $10,000 relocation reimbursement * Student loan support up to $100,000 * Up to $4,500 for CMEs and professional license fees, dues and journals * 40 Earned Tim Off (ETO) annually * Health, dental, vision, life, long and short term disability, AD&D * 403B matching up to 3% after one year * 457 plan Top Hat Plan max contribution of $18,000 per year ***West Plains, MO***, located in south central Missouri, is nestled within the Heart of the Ozarks, (near Springfield & Branson, MO). Whether youre looking for big city conveniences, entertainment and amenities or the appeal of small town values and charms an A-Plus education for your children or a place to build your practice and watch it grow youll find it here, in West Plains. West Plains is the county seat of Howell County and has a population of 12,000. This is a 7.7% increase since 2000. The largest city within a 100-mile radius, West Plains is the trade center for south-central Missouri. More than 125,00 people shop in the area and retail sales have averaged an 8 percent growth rate annually, pumping 225 million dollars into the local economy. West Plains, M) has been selected as one of Americas 10 Best Small Towns in 2013 by [Register to View] a national website that ranks Americas most livable small and mid-sized cities based on quality of life. [Register to View] referenced West Plains ability to attract nature lovers, entrepreneurs and families searching for an authentic small town as one of the reasons for its selection. It also mentioned the citys Ozarks Small Business Incubator and its Governors Award recognition, the citys extensive park system, the historic downtown Courthouse Square, the West Plains Civic Center, the citys antique stores, the annual Old Time Music/Ozark Heritage Festival, and its proximity to rivers, lakes and streams. The West Plains School District received 56.0 of 56.0 points or 100.0% for Academic Achievement for the 2015 LEA Annual Performance Summary Report MSIP 5. West Plains High School Biology scores for the spring 2015 testing window were identified as the top 10% of the state for the 2015 LEA Annual Performance Summary Report MSIP 5. West Plains schools remain among the top 10 mathematics schools in Missouri. The Missouri Comprehensive Data System lists the Number of Teachers with a Master Degree or Higher for West Plains R-VII teachers as 65.5% which is 6.4% higher than the state average of 58.9% for 2015.With the introduction of Project Lead the Way (PLTW) curriculum in grades K-12, West Plains now offers Biomedical Science, Computer Science, Automation, Robotics, and Engineering for their students. Other national accolades: * 2013 #9 Best Small Town in America by [Register to View] * 2014 MSU-WP #6 Best Community College by Washington Monthly * 2014 West Plains School District -Top 10 Percent Missouri Academic Performance * 2014 Old-Time Music Ozark Heritage Festival Top 100 Event by American Bus Association * 2015 Top 10 Missouri Commuter Cities by Obrella * 2015 Top 10 Best Towns for Retirees in Missouri by [Register to View] * 2015 Top 20 Best Towns to Raise a Family in Missouri by [Register to View] * 2015 Top 25 Best Small Towns in Missouri by [Register to View]