PHYSICIAN - Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent

Duluth, MN
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Jan 23, 2018
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Building Location: 2nd Street Building - Duluth

Department: 11200 Psychiatry

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Licensure/CertificationQualifications: SEEKING-PSYCHIATRY PHYSICIAN's - CHILD/ADOLESCENT and ADULT
Duluth, Minnesota

Essentia Health, headquartered in Duluth, Minn., is an integrated health system serving patients in Minnesota, Wisconsin, North Dakota and Idaho. Essentia began fully integrating operations in the summer of 2010, bringing together the resources of its member organizations - SMDC Health System, Innovis Health, Brainerd Lakes Health and the Essentia Institute of Rural Health. In 2013, Essentia was accredited as an Accountable Care Organization by the National Committee for Quality Assurance.

Essentia Health combines the strengths and talents of 12,800 employees, including 1,500 physicians and credentialed practitioners, whose mission is to provide high quality care while making patients feel known and understood.

Essentia Health, which includes many catholic facilities , is guided by the values of quality, hospitality, respect, justice, stewardship and teamwork. The organization delivers on its promise to be "Here With You" in 17 hospitals, 66 clinics, 5 ambulance services, eight long-term care facilities, two assisted living facilities, four independent living facilities and one research institute.

Duluth offers Norman Rockwell living with four seasons of recreation, nationally ranked schools, breathtaking lakeside scenery and all of the amenities of a major metropolitan area. Stretching nearly 30 miles along Lake Superior's rugged shoreline and the scenic St. Louis River, Duluth is one of the largest cities in Minnesota. Money magazine recently ranked Duluth as the fourth best small city in America. Sailing, skiing, fishing, kayaking and miles of hiking, biking and ski trails located right out your back door. There are four universities and colleges and Division I hockey located in the Duluth area. The average ACT score for Minnesota students are the highest in the nation and Minnesota has led the nation in average composite ACT scores for eight consecutive years. Visit for more information about the community. EOE/AA

  • Join a group of 4 adult and 2 child/adolescent (new CA Psychiatrist joining summer of 2014) psychiatrists as part of a Behavioral Health Care Team. Other members of the team include; doctoral level psychologists, advanced nurse practitioners, psychotherapists and nurse clinicians. Family Medicine residents and Hospitalists provide some coverage.
  • Services provided by the Behavioral Health Department; intensive outpatient/partial hospitalization, inpatient psychiatric care, outpatient behavioral health clinic, growing Integrated Behavioral Health (the goal of the IBH program is to have mental health professionals at all Essentia Health Clinics in the East region in the next 4 years). Adult program also includes ECT practice
  • Telemedicine services to Essentia Health East regional clinics
  • Call 1:6 weekdays, 1:6 weekends.
  • Essentia Health Duluth hospital-Child/Adolescent inpatient unit has 16 beds; Adult in-patient unit has 37 beds.
  • Brand new AmberWing provides outpatient state-of-the art mental health and substance abuse services for children, adolescents, young adults and their families.
  • NACHRI designated children's hospital, St. Mary's Medical Center, part of Duluth medical campus

  • 2 ½ hour drive to the Minneapolis/St. Paul metropolitan area
  • Regional service area 460,000; Duluth, MN/Superior, WI population approximately 127,000

  • Generous compensation and benefit package including malpractice insurance coverage and minimum 6 weeks' vacation/CME time

  • Seeking Adult and Child & Adolescent Psychiatrists to apply. Applicants are invited to declare their subspecialty interests. Candidates are not expected to participate in all spectrums of care. Growth is expected in all areas.

Apply online at or contact:

Carri Prudhomme, Physician Recruiter

218-786-3908 • (fax) 218-722-9952


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