Adult Psychiatrist needed in west Texas / IP or OP/IP / No state income tax

Northwest Texas Healthcare System
Facility: Northwest Texas Healthcare System 
Address: 1501 South Coulter Street 
Amarillo, TX 79106 
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Specialty: Psychiatry 
Candidate Type: MD, DO 
Visas Accepted: No J1 or H1
Loan Repayment: Not Specified
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Northwest Texas Healthcare System has an excellent employed opportunity for a BC/BE Psychiatrist

Northwest Texas Healthcare System in Amarillo, TX is currently recruiting a Psychiatrist for an employed position with The Pavilion, a 106-bed mental health treatment center for adults, adolescents, children, and seniors.  The Pavilion includes a 16-bed Uniform Services Unit created for military and first responder patients.  A 28-day CD program is also offered to patients suffering from addiction. 

NWTHS and The Pavilion offer the support and resources for a successful practice in a growing mid-sized Texas city with a high demand for Psychiatric care. And to make a difference in the community by partnering in our mission of delivering the highest quality of care and positive outcomes to patients and families.     

Position highlights:   

  • Employed position 
  • Position can be structured as IP/OP or 100% IP
  • Inpatients are split equally between the staff
  • Position also includes a full-service clinic and PHP program
  • Treatment team also includes PMHNPs, Psychiatric nurses, LCSWs, Counselors, & CRTs 
  • PMHNP supervision
  • Attractive compensation package with a generous base salary 
  • Productivity & Quality bonuses for strong earnings potential
  • Full benefits package - Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, ST & LT Disability
  • PTO, CME, 401(k), Medical malpractice insurance
  • Sign-on bonus and relocation
  • Loan repayment assistance and/or training stipend may also be available
  • Texas has no state income tax and is a tort reform state

Amarillo, TX:  At 3,672 feet altitude with consistent breezes and low humidity, Amarillo enjoys 270 days of sunshine annually and four distinct seasons.  Top-rated schools, upscale neighborhoods with views, and well-appointed country clubs offer families and individuals an exceptional quality of life.  Outdoor recreation opportunities are plentiful at nearby Palo Duro Canyon, the second largest canyon in the United States.  World class skiing and snowboarding can be found in Taos, NM, only a 5 hour drive away.  Amarillo boasts a vibrant cultural arts scene including a Symphony, Ballet, Opera, museums, and art galleries.  Sports teams, diverse restaurants and cuisine, great shopping, annual festivals, and a historic downtown with a brand new minor league baseball park and team combine to present a variety of entertainment options.  With the metro area population approaching 300,000 and an international airport with quick flights to other Texas and U.S. cities, Amarillo is an emerging city with abundant opportunities! 

If you have interest in this position, please contact:

Nathan Arnett – Physician Recruiter

Northwest Texas Healthcare System provides comprehensive acute care and outpatient services to the 500,000+ residents of the Texas Panhandle and surrounding region.  With physicians in over 40 specialties, Northwest is known in Texas and throughout the Southwest for cardiac, stroke, emergency, and children’s services.

The Heart Hospital at Northwest is the only dedicated, specialty heart hospital in the Panhandle, and an accredited Chest Pain Center with Primary PCI.  As a  Level III Trauma Center and certified Advanced Primary Stroke Center, the hospital treats over 64,000 patients in its Emergency Department each year. 

Northwest Children’s Hospital is the Panhandle’s primary Pediatric provider, with nearly all Pediatric subspecialties available through the Hospital and Alliance Regional Health Network. Women’s and Maternity services, Surgical services including the da Vinci Robotic system, Primary Care, and inpatient Behavioral Health care combine with other key specialties to make Northwest the healthcare system of choice in the region.

Northwest gives physicians the technological and organizational infrastructure to enable them to excel in their specialties, from advanced diagnostic imaging capabilities to programs that encourage continuing professional education. 

NWTHS is owned and operated by a subsidiary of UHS, one of the largest and most respected healthcare management companies. For information visit

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