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Truman Medical Centers Geriatric Psychiatrist in Kansas City, Missouri

Geriatric Psychiatrist

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University Health Physicians, an academic group practice affiliated with theUniversity of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicinein conjunction with its major teaching facilityTruman Medical Centers/University Health (TMC/UH). Our multi-specialty doctors provide patient care at the primary teaching hospitals and their clinics. UHP administrative staff provides group practice management activities including billing and reimbursement services.

University Health PhysiciansandTruman Medical Centers Lakewoodare currently seeking a full-time Geriatric Psychiatrist to join our medical staff in providing psychiatric coverage of our 16-bed geriatric psychiatric acute care unit.

This position will work as leader of a multi-disciplinary team that includes psychiatry residents, medical students, psychologists, medical social workers, dieticians, nurses and recreation therapists. Other duties will include: helping to cover our inpatient mental health units during physician absences, consultation liaison services to medical center and teaching of psychiatry residents and medical students. Participation in hospital-based committees and providing lectures to other medical specialties is encouraged.

The qualified candidate will have graduated from an accredited medical school, completing a residency in psychiatry (experience in geriatric psychiatry preferred, but not required)

UHP provides a comprehensive benefits package and competitive compensation. The Department of Psychiatry is proud of its diverse composition and is an equal opportunity employer.

Interested candidates please contact or forward your CV to:

Miguel Meneses

University Health Physicians

Human Resources

2310 Holmes Street, Suite 800

Kansas City, MO 64108


Phone: (816) 404-2576

Fax: (816) 404-8421

EOE – M/F/Vet/Disabled

Job Location

Lakewood - Kansas City, Missouri, United States

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