IU Health Physicians - Inpatient Psychiatrist (Methodist Hospital)

IU Health Physicians
Facility: IU Health Physicians 
Indianapolis, IN  

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Opportunity Criteria
Specialty: Psychiatry 
Candidate Type: MD, DO 
Visas Accepted: No J1 or H1
Loan Repayment: Not Specified
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Job Summary:

The Department of Psychiatry at Indiana University School of Medicine (IUSM) is looking for a hospital-based adult psychiatrist to join three psychiatrists and a multidisciplinary team at IU Health Methodist Hospital. Methodist hospital has 625 beds and is the largest teaching hospital in the state of Indiana. The hospital operates a 15 bed adult inpatient unit, an active consultation-liaison service, an emergency department service with a secured holding unit, and a large ECT program.  Academic rank and track are flexible depending on the experience and expertise of the candidate.

Responsibilities and Duties:

The position includes direct clinical care, teaching, supervision, administrative duties and a rich array of research opportunities.   The hospital-based clinical services are an active site for IUSM medical students, IU Psychiatry residents, Psychology interns, and other learners.  Creative thinking and collaboration with services within the academic health center and community organizations will be a crucial component of the role.

Qualifications and Skills:
We are looking for a psychiatrist who enjoys working in a multidisciplinary team-based setting to deliver compassionate, evidence-based psychiatric care for individuals with mental illness. This is a direct patient care position that provides psychiatric assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of hospitalized patients and leads the coordination of care with members of the treatment team.  Applicants must be eligible for an Indiana physician medical license and be board certified or board eligible in Psychiatry.  Experience with hospital-based, acute care is desirable. Must be comfortable managing hospitalized patients with severe mental illness. Must be able to interact with people of varied educational, socioeconomic and ethnic backgrounds in a tactful and professional manner.


Recently restructured and improved compensation package with forgivable loan options

Indiana University School of Medicine/Indiana University Health:

Indiana University School of Medicine and Indiana University Health are an EEO/AA Employer, M/F/D.  Indiana University Health is committed to creating and sustaining a high-performing workforce by fully engaging diverse staff toward a common vision and mission.  Our focus on diversity management and shaping our workplace culture is centered on five Pillars of Diversity - clinical, workforce, business, community and leadership. The pillars serve as the foundation for the organization we strive to be, one in which diversity and inclusion are woven into everything we do, including our interactions with patients, staff, suppliers and the communities in which we serve.

See how you can thrive, right here at Indiana University Health

Rewarding Physician and Advanced Provider employment opportunities await with Indiana University Health Physicians.

IU Health Physicians group, which employs nearly 1,900 physicians and advanced providers at more than 175 locations across the state, is one of the fastest-growing, comprehensive, multi-specialty practice groups in Indiana. IUHP also serves as the faculty practice plan of the IUSM and brings together IUSM faculty physicians, IU Health affiliated physicians and private practice physicians to give highly skilled doctors access to innovative treatments using the latest research and technology. 

A unique partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine provides patients with the most innovative treatments and latest technologies offering more treatment options than anywhere in the state. IU School of Medicine also creates unique research and teaching opportunities vital to medical advancement.

About IU Health Physicians:

  • Comprehensive primary and specialty physician network, which provides access to extensive clinical expertise
  • Physician-led and physician-managed practice group which is dedicated to high-quality, patient-focused care comprised of more than 25 physician practice groups
  • Over 1,900 board certified and board-eligible physicians, over 250 advanced providers at more than 175 locations across the state
  • Leader in the use of electronic medical records (EMR); over 90% of IU Health Physicians use EMR to improve communication and coordination of patient records
  • National leader in quality, through maintaining the highest clinical standards and commitment to rigorous quality initiatives
  • Indiana University Health is the fourth largest employer in Indiana (Source: IBJ, 2016)

Indiana University Health National Recognition

  • Indiana’s only healthcare system to be nationally ranked by U.S. News & World Report 20 years in a row.
  • Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report, and is the only nationally ranked children’s hospital in Indiana.
  • Six hospitals are designated as Magnet® hospitals by the American Nurses Credentialing Center recognizing excellence in nursing care.
  • IU Health Transplant is the only comprehensive transplant program in Indiana and one of the nation’s largest solid-organ transplant center.
  • With more than 200 physician researchers leading the way to new treatments, IU Health Simon Cancer Center is Indiana’s only National Cancer Institute-designated patient care center.
  • Indiana University Health is the fourth largest employer in Indiana (Source: IBJ, 2016)

Indiana University Health, Indiana University Health Physicians and Indiana University School of Medicine are EOE/AA Employers, M/F/D.

Indianapolis, Indiana, the 14th largest U.S. city, is a sophisticated city blending charm and culture with a wonderful balance of business and leisure.  Residents of this dynamic city enjoy:

  • Leading educational system and top-ranked universities paired with a diverse population
  • Vibrant downtown offering arts, theaters, world-class museums, zoo, aquarium, concerts and memorials
  • Top ranked international airport: "Best Airport in North America" five consecutive years
  • Lively nightlife, local wineries, retail, and cuisine with local flavors
  • Historic neighborhoods with surrounding cultural districts and low cost of living
    • "Best Places to Live in America" according to Money in 2017 included Fishers, IN at number one, Carmel at number 16, Avon at number 17 and Greenwood at number 22.
  • Collegiate and professional sports, golfing, boating and unique parks
  • Home of the Colts (NFL), Fever (WNBA), Pacers (NBA), Indians (MiLB), Indianapolis 500 (IndyCar), Indy Eleven (NASL), NCAA and USTA Midwest
  • Nation's largest half marathon (OneAmerica Mini-Marathon) and national biking awards
  • Close proximity to Chicago, St. Louis and Cincinnati

Contact Information
Contact: Patti Crabtree 
Phone: 317-963-3117
E-mail: Click here to e-mail.
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