Swedish Medical Center Psychology in Seattle, Washington
Seattle, Washington – Swedish Health Services is seeking a Clinical Pain Psychologist to join Swedish Pain Services (SPS) at its First Hill campus in beautiful downtown Seattle. SPS is one of the largest pain centers in the Pacific Northwest, treating more than 1,000 patients a month, and utilizing the latest research and techniques. Join a strong, interdisciplinary team that provides direct clinical services in its functional restoration program and hospital-based pain management suite, as well as comprehensive outpatient care, including behavioral health, physical and occupational therapy, and relaxation therapy.
• Per Diem position.
• 2 years’ experience required.
• Provide psychological assessments and treatment for patients with chronic, non-malignant pain, and manage team conferences, program planning and patient evaluations.
• Serve as a resource for staff in meeting the needs of the pain population.
• Must hold a doctoral degree from an American Psychological Association accredited institution, be licensed or license-eligible in Washington, and have experience in the evaluation and treatment of patients with chronic pain.
• Post-doctoral fellowship in pain psychology, rehabilitation psychology or health psychology is preferable.
The Swedish First Hill campus is a 697-bed, general medical and surgical hospital located in downtown Seattle. As the largest of Swedish’s five hospitals, First Hill is considered the main Swedish campus. In addition to the hospital and emergency department, the First Hill campus is home to the Swedish Cancer Institute and the Swedish Orthopedic Institute. The hospital provides a wide range of inpatient and outpatient services including the area’s largest childbirth center, NICU and specialty pediatric care.
Seattle is the Pacific Northwest’s largest urban center (metro population 3.25 million), with world-class arts and entertainment, a robust economy and an outstanding school system. The city hugs magnificent Puget Sound and offers magnificent mountain views to the north, east and south. Seattleites are famously fond of the outdoors, fresh seafood and good coffee.
Pacific Medical Centers is a network of outpatient clinics providing primary and specialty care to the Puget Sound region of Northwest Washington. From Lakewood to Lynnwood, our medical community consists of 175 physicians and advanced practice clinicians. Our culturally and clinically diverse patients create stimulating careers for caregivers. Pacific Medical Centers is a partner organization of the Providence St. Joseph Health family.
- Board Certified/Board
Eligible in Psychology
- WA Medical License
(MD or DO)
- BLS or ACLS for
Healthcare Provider certification from the American Heart Association
- Active DEA License
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details
Our nonprofit Mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of each person we serve. Our Vision is to demonstrate the highest-quality, best-value healthcare to all we serve.
Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 118 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Puget Sound. Swedish employs more than 13,300 employees and 3,100 physicians and allied health professionals. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we’re committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Physician
Work Locations: First Hill Madison Bldg (WA177) 1101 Madison Seattle, 98104
Req ID: 222836