Psychiatry Job in Sierra Vista, Arizona

Psychiatry Medical Director Opportunity in Beautiful Southeast Arizona

Canyon Vista Medical Center

Physician - Psychiatry

Job Description

Canyon Vista Medical Center has an excellent opportunity for a BC/BE Psychiatrist to be the Medical Director of an Inpatient Adult Behavioral Health Unit.  The 19 bed unit has 15 dedicated Adult beds and 4 Geriatric beds.  Clinical responsibilities include new admissions, daily patient care on inpatient unit, evaluation and management of psychiatric patients on the inpatient unit, and providing psychiatric consults for medical-surgical patients.   The Medical Director will hold a critical leadership position at the hospital and must be willing to work in a collaborative environment on the unit with treatment professionals and administration.   The collaborative team includes RNs, Behavioral Health Techs, Social Workers, and Activity Therapist.   Will work in conjunction with a Psychiatrist Nurse Practitioner on a day-to-day basis and on-call responsibilities will be supplemented with Tele-Psych services.   Call is 1:3 schedule, but no night call – only between 7am – 7pm.  Hospital has ECT capabilities. 


The new inpatient unit opened in May 2015 when the new 100 bed hospital opened in the community. The Sierra Vista service area reaches over 120,000 people in Southeast Arizona.  The new hospital has elevated the services in the community.  Our mission is to deliver exceptional healthcare by leading the way in comprehensive medical services, advanced medical technology, exceptional patient care, advanced communication among providers, and a commitment to extraordinary care.


There is an excellent recruitment package that includes:

  • Competitive Compensation with Incentive Bonus Potential

  • Medical Directorship Stipend

  • Sign-On Bonus

  •  Relocation Allowance and CME Allowance

  •  Potential assistance with medical education loans

  •   Potential Stipend while you complete training

  •   Comprehensive benefits package, including malpractice insurance

Other Details

Job ID: be45b22d-f4fb-4f30-ad59-910ac637bf5b

Practice Type: Employee

Employment Type: Permanent - Full Time

Open to Search Firm Solicitations: No

Parent Company

Hiring Organization

Canyon Vista Medical Center
5700 E Hwy 90
Sierra Vista, Arizona 85635

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