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Emergency Psychiatry, Psychiatrist: Emergency, Columbus, Ohio

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center Columbus ,OH
  • Expired: March 01, 2020. Applications are no longer accepted.

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio (OSUWMC) is recruiting for an emergency psychiatrist to join our growing faculty in Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health. 

We are searching for a highly motivated psychiatrist committed to excellence in clinical care and a career in academic psychiatry. As it is currently envisioned, the psychiatrist who assumes this position would work Monday through Friday (7am to 5pm) every other week in addition to being in the faculty call pool. Loan repayment is potentially available.

Our department is vibrant and growing. Harding Hospital has 91 inpatient adult psychiatric beds, and our psychiatric emergency service sees over 8,000 consults a year. We have an expanding number of partial hospital and intensive outpatient programs and we are in the process of developing four additional suburban sites. We have a residency program of over 40 general psychiatry residents with plans for expansion and have fellowships in child psychiatry, addiction medicine, forensics, and consult-liaison.    

Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with professional experience and qualifications. Excellent benefit package includes retirement, medical and dental plans, malpractice, and conference and vacation.

Minimum Qualifications

MD or DO

Successful completion of a Psychiatry Residency

Board Certified or Board Eligible

Ohio Medical License (Required Prior to Practice Start Date)

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center is one of the largest and most diverse medical centers in the country and the only academic medical center in central Ohio and Columbus (Ohio?s largest and most rapidly growing metropolitan region); it is currently in a phase of rapid expansion of its programs in order to fulfill its academic missions. We were recently recognized for the 28th year as the region's "Best Hospital" and the second Best Hospital in Ohio!

Columbus, Ohio is a vibrant city with an estimated 1.8 million metro population and diverse cultural, sports, dining and recreational opportunities. Columbus is home to several Fortune 500 companies, is the most affordable of the nation?s top 20 ?tech? cities according to, and ranks in Money magazine?s picks as one of the ten best big cities.  Columbus is the third fastest growing major metropolitan area in the Midwest and 14th largest city in the nation.  We are consistently ranked in the top ten in nearly every category?economic growth, great place to raise a family, affordable cost of living, and things to do. Many neighborhoods boast excellent public schools. 

For consideration, please email your CV and message of interest to:

Tom Klitzka, FASPR
Physician & Faculty Recruiter
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Office: (614) 293-3053
Cell: 614-935-7445

The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status.

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center


Columbus, OH
43210 USA