Olympia, Washington -- Seeking a BC/BE Psychiatry physician. Per Diem position consisting of weekend coverage and on-call work covering an inpatient psychiatric unit for vacationing physicians. Competitive compensation. Local BC/BE Psychiatrists are encouraged to apply. Join an established team of psychiatrists, social workers and psychiatric nurses at Providence St. Peter Hospital's 18-bed acute voluntary psychiatric unit where treatment is provided to adults experiencing a mental health crisis. Our team focuses on improving the patient's condition so he or she can return to the community a soon as possible. Enjoy outstanding quality of life in this popular and growing area.
Olympia is located on the southern tip of scenic Puget Sound, which offers an abundance of saltwater activities from beachcombing to salmon fishing and sailing. The magnificent Olympic and Cascade Mountain ranges also provide amazing scenery and recreation opportunities. Olympia has a population of 46,000, small enough to see your neighbors around town, big enough to offer an abundance of culture, entertainment and an outstanding school system from elementary through university, including The Evergreen State College and Saint Martin's University. And, for those really big city amenities, both Seattle and Portland, Oregon, are about 90 minutes away by car.