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Physician, Psychiatry

We Are Hiring

Ascension Wisconsin– Ascension Milwaukee St. Joseph's is looking for a 1.0 FTE Psychiatrist to join our elite team! This is a full-time opportunity includes both outpatient and hospital consultation liaison psychiatry

Why Join Ascension?


  • As a member of Ascension Milwaukee Hospital, our physicians join a large community of providers who are called to deliver compassionate, personalized care for all persons, especially those who are struggling or affected by poverty.

  • As a member of the largest nonprofit provider of care in the country, we are able to share best practices and knowledge across our smart network.

  • Milwaukee Ascension Hospitals include more than 40 clinic sites of care in Milwaukee Wisconsin, as well as 7 owned hospitals averaging a bed size of 250-beds and 2 affiliated orthopedic hospitals, several skilled nursing facilities including the Alexian Village, ambulatory care facilities, home health care, physician practices, managed care services, and 4 cancer centers as well as stand alone infusion sites.

  • Milwaukee Ascension Hospitals are the heart of the network in Wisconsin, two of which host residents.  Ascension hospitals have been recognized for renowned cardiology, behavioral health, women’s health, oncology, and neuroscience service lines and more than 200 primary care providers.


  • Ideally located on the shores of Lake Michigan, 90 miles North of Chicago.

  • Milwaukee is a Gamma Global city 

  • Culturally diverse community that offers all of the amenities of a large city with the convenience and quality of life found in a smaller city. 

  • Three major professional teams, (including Green Bay Packers) Bucks, Brewers, Milwaukee Admirals, are located here as well as indoor soccer and intercollegiate athletics. 

  • Cultural activities include the Milwaukee Art Museum, the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, and the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. 

  • For families, Milwaukee has an excellent zoo considered to be among the finest in the country, a world class museum with an IMAX® theater, the Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, Discovery World, and an extensive county park system.

  • Milwaukee area restaurants offer a delectable cuisine that can satisfy every palate. 

  • Residents enjoy many outdoor activities such as boating, fishing, and sailing on Lake Michigan; hiking, golfing, bike riding, and walking along the lakefront along with many trails.

  • Milwaukee is also host to numerous festivals throughout the summer including Summerfest, the largest music festival in the country. 


When you join Ascension Medical Group (AMG), you are entering a community where physician and advanced practice provider engagement and experience is recognized as a key driver of delivering excellent patient care.  Ascension Wisconsin is home to 23 hospitals and more than 100 clinics.  Nationally,  Ascension hosts 1,900 sites of care and 7,000 providers strong, AMG is one of the largest healthcare provider networks in the United States. Physicians and advanced practice providers benefit from a collaborative approach to care, significant professional opportunities, career advancement, training and competitive wages.

What You Will Do


  • Respected and highly collegial team consisting of:

    • 1 NP

    • 1 Outpatient clinic Psychiatrists

    • 3 Psychologists

    • 8 Clinical therapists including AODA

    • Triage Specialist

    • Medical Office Assistant  

  • Inpatient consult for St. Joseph’s and Elmbrook Memorial Hospital-Brookfield

  • Outpatient clinic location at Elmbrook Professional Office Building

  • Working relationship with strong multi-disciplinary IP/OP teams

  • Requirements:

    • Board Certified through the American Board of Psychiatry

  • Specialization in Addictionology a plus but not necessary

  • Call – with stipend pay

    • 24/7 Telephonic

    • Inpatient consults; weekends phone consults

    • NP back-up

  • Strong High Volume of Internal referral base

  • Excellent 24/7 IM Hospitalist program at both hospitals with strong collegial relationship

  • Generous Benefits, including CME allowance and a great retirement package

  • Competitive compensation package

  • Ability to work with a diverse patient population 

  • State of the art electronic health record with outstanding training/ support


  • Clinic Hours

    • 20 clinic hours per week

    • Strong support staff

      • Front desk

      • Medical Assistant

  • Flexible Inpatient and Outpatient scheduling

What You Will Need

Required Credential:

  • Physician MD/DO from the Wisconisn Board of Medicine obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 

Preferred Credential:

  • Board Eligible/Certified


  • Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy (DO) required


Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension Wisconsin is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against employees or prospective employees on basis of age, race, creed, color, religion, marital status, sex, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, sexual orientation, disability, arrest and/or conviction record, military status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic or status protected by law.

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Job ID: 333832
Category: Physicians
Ministry: Ascension Wisconsin, WI
Location: Milwaukee, WI

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