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Pay is based on experience. $179,982.40 - $280,009.60 annually, FT 40 hours per week, benefits eligible. 

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Our goal at the Bert Nash Center is to build a healthier community by responding to needs and working to restore lives. We accomplish this by believing in our team. Each person that works for the Bert Nash Center contributes directly to the success of our clients, organization, and community.

Our values of Compassion, Integrity, Equity and Hope reflect in everything we do. 


The primary responsibility of the Staff Psychiatrist will be to assist the Medical Director in the delivery of an effective, efficient program of psychiatric services to adults and children, with particular emphasis on services essential to psychopharmacological services; inpatient services; effective diversion to outpatient community-based programs; liaison with medical community; team consultation; integration of primary and behavioral health care; and promotion of quality assured managed care service system.  

Some specific duties include:

  • Providing outpatient services, to adults and children including conduct of medication evaluations and checks
  • Providing medical services to adults with severe and persistent mental health problems and children with severe emotional disturbance; including adult inpatient services as appropriate
  • Collaborating closely with other medical staff members in the provision of follow-up services to clients using psychopharmacological medications
  • Providing crisis intervention and stabilization services
  • Providing consultation support to program staff during regular and off-duty hours
  • Participating in the development of psychiatric staff back-up capacity
  • Providing consultation service to community providers, particularly the medical community
  • Providing consultation services to community providers


  • A medical or osteopathic degree from an accredited medical school
  • Completion of a residency in a qualified setting
  • Licensure in the State of Kansas
  • Board certification or eligibility in adult psychiatry and/or child psychiatry