Physician Job Description
CoxHealth seeks a full-time BE/BC Psychiatrist to augment our current team of inpatient psychiatrists in Springfield, Missouri. CoxHealth is the largest inpatient provider of psychiatric services in southwest Missouri, with a strong reputation for excellent care. CoxHealth Psychiatric Services in Springfield includes 72 inpatient beds serving the child, adolescent, adult and senior adult populations. Psychiatric RNs screen patients in the emergency department and all incoming admissions or transfers. CoxHealth also has an ECT program.
- Monday - Friday schedule
- One night of call per week (phone calls only) and one weekend per month of inpatient call
- Cover 21 inpatient beds - adult only
- Multi-disciplinary team for unit support, Hospitalists for medical coverage
- Highly competitive salary guarantee with RVU based bonus
- Comprehensive benefits package
- Sign-on bonus
- Relocation assistance
Our health system includes six hospitals with more than 80 clinics and 200 primary care physicians serving 24 counties. Ferrell-Duncan Clinic, our multispecialty clinic physician group, offers 23 specialties.
CoxHealth is Missouri’s first hospital system accredited by DNV-GL Healthcare for quality and patient safety. All six hospitals, as well as our outpatient centers and provider-based clinics, hold this national distinction from DNV’s accreditation program, the National Integrated Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations. We are the only local health system named six times to U.S. News & World Report’s Best Regional Hospitals list, and we are recognized by CareChex as among the Top 10 percent of U.S. hospitals for medical excellence and patient safety in overall medical care.
Why the Springfield Area?
Southwest Missouri is a vibrant and energetic area that serves as a hub for health care, entertainment and shopping for southwest Missouri. It's the third-largest city in Missouri, with a metro population of more than 450,000. Springfield is consistently rated as one of the "Top Quality of Life Communities in the Nation" by Money Magazine. It offers outdoor activities, live music, theaters, major sports teams and an established academic community. Enjoy a low cost of living, convenient airport access and top-rated schools.