This position is located at a newly redesigned Geriatric Psychiatry Clinic at Tuality Hospital in Hillsboro, Oregonan acute psychiatric facility serving patients age 60 and older.
The primary function of the Geriatric Psychiatrist is to provide direct clinical care in the inpatient setting togeriatric patients. The program provides comprehensive inpatient mental health treatment in a positive andsupportive environment.
As an OHSU employee, you will find additional opportunities to teach and mentor residents and fellows,participate in regular Grand Rounds presentations (1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit), explore opportunities toserve with the Unity Center for Behavioral Health, and collaborate with a host of engaged faculty, staff andeducators.
MD/DO, Board Eligible or Board Certified in both Psychiatry and Geriatric Psychiatry
Strong preference for those having completed Fellowship training in Geriatric Psychiatry
Apply here online. Please be sure to upload a cover letter and CV.
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