Consultation/Liaison Psychiatrist

Fort Worth, TX

JPS Health Network

Acclaim Physician Group, Inc.

Key Info

full-time

Inpatient and outpatient

Acclaim Physician Group and JPS Health Network are seeking a full-time Consultation/Liaison Psychiatrist to join our Department of Psychiatry.

As the county hospital system, and only Level-1 Trauma Center in the county, JPS has been serving the residents of Tarrant County for over 100 years. This is a wonderful opportunity for an innovative and passionate individual to provide psychiatric consultative services, and wjpsork collaboratively with a variety of medical and surgical specialties to optimize patient outcomes and care for those patients and families that need it most.

In addition to providing great care, JPS is also an urban teaching hospital with a long history of training physicians and medical students. The Department of Psychiatry partners with medical education, and sponsors a residency program for specialization in psychiatry as well as clinical rotations for medical students and internships for physician assistant and nurse practitioner students. We are affiliated with the University of North Texas Health Science Center, Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine, and Texas Christian University Medical School.

Essential Duties:

• Provide psychiatric consultative services to medical and surgical teams at JPS. Consultations will focus primarily on patients with mental illness who have comorbid medical illness while in the hospital.

• Foster and maintain collaborative relationships with providers in a variety of medical and surgical specialties to optimize patient outcomes and care.

• Precept, mentor, and teach residents from psychiatry, internal medicine, family medicine, and 3rd and 4th year medical students.

John Peter Smith Hospital is located in the heart of The Magnolia Village and Medical District of Fort Worth, the 16th-largest city in the U.S. and one of “America’s Most Livable Communities.” We have a thriving center of culture, commerce, the Historic Stockyards, remarkable museums, plus a vibrant and clean downtown area.

About Acclaim Physician Group, Inc.

Acclaim is a multispecialty medical practice group comprised of over 350 providers serving Tarrant County's JPS Health Network in specialties ranging from primary care to general surgery and trauma. Our goal is to provide high quality, compassionate care for every patient, every time.

As the county hospital system, JPS has been serving the residents of Tarrant County for over 100 years. In addition to providing great care, JPS is also an urban teaching hospital with a long history of training physicians and medical students. JPS offers 18 residency and fellowship programs. With 72 resident slots, the JPS Family Medicine residency is the largest in the country.

The hospital is located in the heart of The Magnolia Village and Medical District of Fort Worth, the 17th-largest city in the U.S. and one of “America’s Most Livable Communities.” We have a thriving center of culture, commerce, the Historic Stockyards, remarkable museums, a vibrant and clean downtown area, Botanical Gardens and great annual events!


Posted July 2, 2020

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