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Psychiatry (Academics in Texas)

Texas Tech University - Paul L. Foster School of M | El Paso, TX, United States

Posted Date 5/10/2024

Psychiatry Opportunity (Academics in Texas)

TTUHSC El Paso - Transmountain and Tenet Healthcare have collaborated on the development of a new set of clinical and educational programs, designed to serve medical students, nursing students and resident physicians; that includes a 4-4-4 Psychiatry residency program.  The facilities are designed to serve the healthcare needs of El Paso and Southern New Mexico, while also providing a world-class training site. 

Major/Essential Functions

  • Provides consultations for medical inpatients and provides direct outpatient psychiatric care
  • Maintains all applicable licenses, controlled substance registrations, board certifications, hospital privileges and third party payer enrollments in good standing
  • Supervises and teaches residents and medical students
  • Participates in research and/or scholarly activities in the department
  • Participates in committees and other administrative duties as assigned
  • Ensures compliance with HIPAA and billing regulations
  • Adheres to institutional and departmental policies and procedures
  • Demonstrates professionalism in accordance with the Paul L. Foster School of Medicine's Declaration of Faculty Professional Responsibility

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience and demonstrated interest in teaching students and residents
  • Board certification or eligible for certification in Psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish preferred
  • Regional or emerging national reputation for the rank of Associate Professor or higher

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. 

Required Qualifications

  • M.D. / D.O.
  • Licensed in Texas or eligible for medical licensure in the State of Texas
  • Successful completion of an ACGME accredited residency program in Psychiatry

As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant's race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Commensurate with Experience

State of Texas Benefits Package

Job Type

Psychiatry (P)
Practice Type
Multi-spec. gr. | Academic
Available Date

Contact Info

Tony Castaneda
Director of Provider Recruitment
Facility Name
TTUHSC El Paso Transmountain
Facility Description
Welcome to the Paul L. Foster School of Medicine’s Transmountain clinical practice, an exciting collaboration between The Hospitals of Providence Transmountain Campus and Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso. This unique public-private collaboration enables us to provide both high-quality patient care and clinical education opportunities for our residents, medical and nursing students.
Community Description
About El Paso El Paso has been ranked one of the Safest Cities in America, for a city of 800K. Nestled between the Franklin Mountains and the Rio Grande, city residents enjoy: - 300 + days of sunshine a year - Hiking - Vineyards/wineries - Historic/cultural sites - Museums - Zoo - Biking, casinos, golf courses, shopping, fine dining, theater, minor league baseball/soccer games - International airport centrally located - Affordable cost of living - Area well known for the top ranke

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