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SSM Health Physician-Adult Outpatient Psychiatrist-Agnesian Healthcare-Fond du lac, WI in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin

The Opportunity

Agnesian Healthcare is actively recruiting a full time (1.0FTE) Adult Psychiatrist to join our experienced and cohesive outpatient behavioral health team consisting of 6 Psychiatrists and about 11 Psychotherapists (Masters Therapists and Psychologists) in an outpatient clinic setting. Our Adult Psychiatrists focus primarily on medication management and occasional psychotherapy needs of our general adult patient panel. This is an outpatient only practice with a 1:5 Friday night call (phone call only) rotation. Enjoy a built in referral base as well as access to the The Treffert Center, a well-known autism center that offers state-of-the-art comprehensive, multidisciplinary diagnosis and treatment of autism, behavior, and communication disorders in children and adults. Future medical directorship opportunities available.

  • Monday through Friday workweek

  • No call coverage requirement

  • Built in referral base

  • Medication management focus

  • Niche practice flexibility (Geriatrics, Addiction)

  • Adult patient population

  • Epic EMR

  • Telehealth options

  • Future Medical Directorship opportunities available

The Hospital and Clinic:

St. Agnes Hospital, a 174 bed facility and nonprofit Catholic institution, is a leader in providing quality state-of-the-art healthcare services, whether it is cancer treatment; comprehensive heart care through the Dale Michels Center for Heart Care, including angioplasty and open-heart surgery; home or hospice care; maternity services; laser surgery; sports medicine; behavioral health services; women’s health services; occupational health services; rehabilitation services and 24-hour emergency care.

The Community:

Fond du lac, a thriving community of just over 43,000, is situated at the foot of Wisconsin’s Lake Winnebago (a location that gives the city its French name), Fond du Lac is an easy drive to Milwaukee, Madison (the state capital) and Green Bay – Titletown USA. This puts the city at the center of the state’s population concentration, an area with more than 3 million residents.

The Benefits

Comprehensive benefit package exclusively designed for physicians to include immediate vacation, CME time and funding, retirement, and malpractice are just a few of the generous package offerings.

St. Agnes Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.

For more information contact:

Jody Chellevold, Physician and Executive Recruiter at SSM Health

Phone 608.636.4203. jody.chellevold@ssmhealth.com (jennifer.nichols@ssmhealth.com)

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PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Responsible for obtaining call coverage by other medical staff members for holidays, vacations and other time off.

  • Responsible for the standard of practice for patient population.

  • Responsibility for maintaining a private office and all clinical decision making within the office during times of service.

  • Acts as an advisor and consultant in the establishment of operational policies of the practice to include: (1) Purchasing and capital allocations; (2) Managed care plan participation; (3) Budget and practice expenses; (4) Medicare/Medicaid participation; (5) Billing and collection of professional fees; (6) Personnel management and related policies; (7) Risk management and quality assurance; and (8) Coding compliance.

  • Responsible for after-hours call coverage for patients of the practice, in addition to office appointments.

  • Participates in community service activities, including speaking engagements, writing and special clinical programs as reasonably requested.

  • Responsible for all risk management, coding compliance and quality assurance activities and functions in and related to the practice.

  • Works in a constant state of alertness and safe manner.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Constant use of speech to share information through oral communication.

  • Constant standing and walking.

  • Frequent lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 0-25 lbs.

  • Frequent sitting, reaching and keyboard use/data entry.

  • Frequent use of vision and depth perception for distances near (20 inches or less) and far (20 feet or more) and to identify and distinguish colors.

  • Frequent use of smell to detect/recognize odors.

  • Frequent use of hearing to receive oral communication, distinguish body sounds and/or hear alarms, malfunctioning machinery, etc.

  • Occasional lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 25-50 lbs.

  • Occasional lifting/moving of patients.

  • Occasional bending, stooping, kneeling, squatting, twisting, gripping and repetitive foot/leg and hand/arm movements.

  • Occasional driving.

  • Rare crawling and running.

SSM Health is committed to equal employment opportunity based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, and all other statuses protected by law.

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