Psychiatrist | Do your life’s best work

Lakewood, CO


As a part of the OptumCare network, New West Physicians is looking for an experienced Board Certified Licensed Psychiatrist. New West Physicians, a premier medical group in Denver, has multiple out-patient Family Medicine and Internal Medicine offices in the Denver Metro area. Our goal as an organization is to transform healthcare nationally, while providing Physician-led care locally. Our distinctive culture and set of capabilities enable independent physicians to succeed in value-based models of care and fulfill the Quadruple Aim of high-quality, high-value services and outstanding patient and provider experience. Optum strives to be the partner of choice for patients, physicians, employers, health systems and health plans.

Required Qualifications:

  • Active, unrestricted Physician Medical License to practice in the state of Colorado
  • Board Certification in Psychiatry
  • Prescribing authority or ability to obtain prior to employment
  • DEA license or ability to obtain prior to employment
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in Behavioral Health working with adults and seniors

Colorado Residents Only: The salary for Colorado residents is $234,300 to $334,700. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. As of the date of this posting, In addition to your salary, UHG offers the following benefits for this position, subject to applicable eligibility requirements: Health, dental, and vision plans; wellness program; flexible spending accounts; paid parking or public transportation costs; 401(k) retirement plan; employee stock purchase plan; life insurance, short-term disability insurance, and long-term disability insurance; business travel accident insurance; Employee Assistance Program; PTO; and employee-paid critical illness and accident insurance. The range and pay mix of base and bonus is variable based upon experience and metric achievement.

Posted June 2, 2021