AdventHealthPsychiatrist Physician
Shawnee, KS

Located in suburban Kansas City, AdventHealth Shawnee Mission is searching for highly skilled and patient-focused psychiatrist to care for patients in a busy 42-bed inpatient Behavioral Health program. Our psychiatrists provide mental health, substance abuse and dual diagnosis treatment for voluntary adult and senior inpatients. We also offer a robust ECT program for inpatients and outpatients; a highly reputable Intensive Outpatient Program with tracks for mental health, substance abuse and dual diagnosis; and a Behavioral Health Assessment Center.


  • We see ages 18 and up; voluntary; no separate geriatric unit

  • Average patients per provider range from 15 to 18 (includes inpatient, medical floor consults, and IOP)

  • 42 bed unit

  • ALOS = 5 days

  • Multidisciplinary Treatment Team meetings x2/week

  • Mental illness and dual diagnosis tracks

  • Support staff include therapists, nurses, techs, and administrative coordinator

  • H & P physicals

  • EMR - Epic


  • Adult inpatient psychiatric coverage/rounding (in-person): weekdays (8am to 5pm)

  • 1-2 weekends rounding per month; 8am to 5pm Saturday and Sunday

  • Before or after a rounding weekend, the provider will have two days off for rejuvenation

Areas to round:

  • Inpatient Psychiatric Unit

  • IOP coverage (based on volume); IOP on campus in a different building

  • Consult liaison for medical floor evals (based on volume)

  • ED for involuntary patients on hold in ED

On- Call

  • On-call shifts 3 – 4 per month (4pm to 8a M-F; 8am to 8am S/S); on-call is typically phone calls from ED and unit to assist with dispositions and admit orders

  • Weekends include 3 physicians

Our excellent compensation package includes a base salary with production upside, call compensation, and APP supervision. Benefits include sign-on bonus, childcare, medical, dental, vision, 403B retirement, ample PDO, professional CME reimbursement and wonderful work-life balance!

AdventHealth Shawnee Mission is an award-winning 504 bed hospital with a Medical Staff of over 700 physicians representing over 50 specialties and subspecialties. The hospital has a level III NICU with 24-hour neonatology coverage and is affiliated with the MD Anderson Cancer Network.

Located in suburban Kansas City, Shawnee Mission is one of the country’s wealthiest communities with beautiful established neighborhoods, upscale shopping, and nationally top-ranked public-school systems. It sits in the heart of Johnson Country which offers an extensive park and trail system that includes 24 trails extending over 98 miles. The Kansas City area is home to great professional and college sports teams and is the host of the FIFA World Cup in 2026. There is an incredible entertainment scene featuring the Kauffman Performing Arts Center, the Nelson-Atkins Art Gallery, and the T-Mobile Center. We are known for our World Class BBQ but also have culturally diverse high end dining options. With all the offerings of a big city, Kansas City has a small town feel that our providers affectionately referred to as a hidden gem.

Category: Physician Services

Req ID: 20203892

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.

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    Pay Range: $Competitive - $Direct

  • Location: Shawnee, KS

  • Job ID: 20203892

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