The Department of Behavioral Health Services at Denver Health Medical Center is recruiting for a full-time or part-time psychiatrist to join our expanding Correctional/Forensic Psychiatry Service.
We seek a psychiatrist who enjoys working in a team-based and multi-disciplinary approach to deliver compassionate, evidence-based psychiatric care for persons experiencing mental health crises in the City and County Jails of Denver. Responsibilities include direct patient care, coordination with NPs/PAs/psychologists/psychiatric nurses and social workers as well as teaching of medical students, psychiatry residents, and forensic psychiatry fellows. The Denver City and County Jails have a total population of 2300 inmates and all medical/psychiatric services are provided by Denver Health staff.
Benefits of practicing at Denver Health include:
This position is available as full-time or part-time for the right candidate.
Applicants must be eligible for a Colorado medical license with Buprenorphine waivered and be BE/BC in general adult psychiatry. Subspecialty training in forensic psychiatry/addiction psychiatry or addiction medicine is a plus but not required.
Interested applicants should send a Curriculum Vitae to:
Nicolette Burns, Provider Recruiter