100% Outpatient / No Call Psychiatry position with a guaranteed salary between $350,000 - $400,000 located in Southern California

Physician: Psychiatry: General
Market: Non-Metropolitan (Less than 50,000)
Job ID:10449
Verified Date:06/04/2024
Loan Repayment:Yes
Sign on Bonus:Yes
Practice Type: Employed
Accept J1 Visa:Yes
Accept H1b Visa:Yes
Permanent: Full time Psychiatry: General

What you need to know:

Practice Details

  • Seeking a BE / BC Psychiatrist for federally qualified (FQHC) Community health center setting.
  • 100% outpatient practice with no call obligations or weekends 
  • Suboxone induction and managed experience with current suboxone waiver.  Must be willing to get certified within first three months of starting if not certified. 
  • Expect to see 18-22 Patients (all ages)
  • Must be interested in working with and serving the medically under-served patient population.  Spanish speaking is not required but a plus, we provide translators if needed. 


  1. MD / DO
  2. Board Eligible or Board Certified in General Adult Psychiatry
  3. Licensed to practice in California (or ability to obtain a CA license.
  4. Possession of unrestricted Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) certificate.
  5. Certification for MAT  


Compensation Details

  • $350,000 - $400,000 base salary guarantee (negotiable depending on experience)
  • Negotiable sign-on bonus and relocation bonus. 
  • federally qualified (FQHC) with loan assistance
  • Outstanding benefits including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, flex spending accounts, paid time off and holidays, 403B and 457 retirement plans, extended illness bank, discounted health care services and more!

Community Details

  • Located 1 hour and 45 minutes from San Diego, 2 hours from Palm Springs and 3 hours and 30 minutes to Los Angeles.
  • Travelers entering Brawley today from any direction are greeted by a well-planned, beautiful community of stately homes, lush parks and friendly neighborhoods.
  • Our city is the third largest in California’s Imperial County. We are a desert region and in the middle of a winter playground for off road enthusiasts and other visitors who chose to make our area their winter home.
  • We are also centrally located in Southern California and an easy drive from some of the region’s most popular destinations:  Glamis Sand Dunes: 30 minutes, Baja California: 50 minutes, Palm Springs: 90 minutes, Mountain town of Julian: 90 minutes, San Diego: 2 hours, Big Bear Mountain Ski Resorts: 3 hours, Disneyland: 4 hours, and Las Vegas: 5 hours.


Recruiter Insights

Higher Starting Salary.  Starting Salary Is $75,000 To $150,000 More Compared With Starting Salaries For Comparable Opportunities Located In And Surrounding Suburbs Of San Diego and San Francisco, Coupled With A Cost Of Living Of 25% Less In This Community Provides You With Significant Buying Power With The Opportunity To build your dream home, pay down your student loans and Retire Early.

Housing Market.   4 bd 4 ba 2,548 sqft  This is A must see wonderful family home sitting on one of the largest piece of land in the city of Brawley. It's located in the most desirable neighborhood in this city. This charming home has so many great feature like a large den with lots of potential, you can turn it into a home gym and enjoy the beautiful outdoor view with the large windows this home has to offer, you can also turn it into a poker room or even a movie room, the possibilities are endless. This home also has a basement and a really large laundry room the size of a living room. Every bedroom in this home has its own bathroom. As you go into the living room and den areas you will see gorgeous ceiling beams that give this home character. You will fall in love with this backyard and feel like you are in your very own paradise with this beautiful pool and lots of privacy.  This home can be yours for $699,000.

The Community.   Brawley is a city in the Imperial Valley and within Imperial County, southern California, United States. The population was 24,953 at the 2010 census, up from 22,052 in 2000

About Employer.  Founded in 1970, this private non-profit corporation provides an array of comprehensive primary care services to residents throughout Imperial and Riverside County.
They are dedicated to providing excellent care, committed to the highest level of customer service and promises the highest standard of moral and ethical conduct.
Committed to improving the health and well-being of the communities they serve, they provide direct access to comprehensive quality primary and preventative health care for high risk and underserved valley residents.
A supportive team of bilingual and bicultural staff that is committed to providing the highest level of comprehensive care.
Over the last 45 years, they have expanded from two original clinics to twelve clinics, three dental centers, and three Women, Infant and Children Nutrition Education Center and six WIC voucher distribution sites.

Community Profile What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 93 miles: Palm Springs, CA (PSP / KPSP) Palm Springs International Airport
  • 136 miles: San Diego, CA (SAN / KSAN) San Diego International Airport
  • 144 miles: Tijuana, Mexico (TIJ / MMTJ) Tijuana International Airport
  • 161 miles: Ontario, CA (ONT / KONT) LA/Ontario International Airport

Closest Major City:

  • 23 miles to Mexicali, Mexico
  • 93 miles to Tijuana, Mexico
  • 93 miles to Chula Vista, CA
  • 96 miles to San Diego, CA

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 12 miles: Imperial, CA (IPL / KIPL) Imperial County Airport
  • 40 miles: Mexicali, Mexico (MXL / MMML) General Rodolfo Sánchez Taboada International Airport
  • 76 miles: Yuma, AZ (YUM / KNYL / NYL) Yuma International Airport
  • 93 miles: Palm Springs, CA (PSP / KPSP) Palm Springs International Airport
  • 136 miles: San Diego, CA (SAN / KSAN) San Diego International Airport

Cost of Living:

  • Mean Housing Cost - $223,801
  • City Cost of Living Index - 93.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
  • State Cost of Living Index - 145.3

Colleges and Universities:

  •  Imperial Valley College (about 11 miles; Imperial, CA; Full-time enrollment: 5,313)
  • Arizona Western College (about 64 miles; Yuma, AZ; FT enrollment: 5,454)
  • College of the Desert (about 72 miles; Palm Desert, CA; FT enrollment: 5,686)
  • Cuyamaca College (about 84 miles; El Cajon, CA; FT enrollment: 4,270)
  • Grossmont College (about 87 miles; El Cajon, CA; FT enrollment: 10,461)



  • Hispanic 84.6%
  • White 11.9%
  • Two or more races 1.7%
  • Black 1.2%
  • Asian 0.4%
  • American Indian 0.3%
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.3%
  • Other race 0.2%

Read more: http://www.city-data.com/city/Brawley-California.html


  • State Income Tax Rate - 7.75%
  • State Sales Tax Rate - 7.5%
  • County Sales Tax Rate - 0.94%
  • Property Tax Rate - 0.74%

Major Industry:

  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (12.6%)
  • Public administration (11.7%)
  • Educational services (11.1%)
  • Health care (9.5%)
  • Construction (6.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.3%)
  • Social assistance (4.1%)



  • Private Swimming Pools City, Village & Township Government Public Swimming Pools
  • Lions Recreation Center-Recreation Centers Gymnasiums
  • El Centro Parks & Recreation
  • Imperial Sand Dunes Recreation Area



Arts & Culture:

  • A trip to Brawley cannot be complete without understanding its rich heritage. The art and cultural activities in Brawley will give you an insight into the city's history, traditions, and artwork. While visiting the cultural attractions in Brawley would prove to be informative, attending its artsy events will leave you entertained. From cultural performances to historical monuments that give you a glimpse of the past, take a look at this list to know Brawley better.
  • Hidalgo Floklorico Dance Group
  • Aztlan Car Cub Valle Imperial

Sports for the Spectator:

  • There are many professional sports teams based in California, participating in sports such as baseball, American football, soccer, basketball, hockey, ice hockey, lacrosse and ultimate frisbee.
  • Sacramento Kings of the NBA
  • Los Angeles Dodgers, MLB
  • San Francisco Giants, MLB
  • San Diego Padres, MLB

Sports for the Participant:

  • Blake Davis Skateboard Park
  • Del Rio Country Club - golf
  •  Snap Fitness
  • US Fitness
  • Oh La-La Dance Studio


  • Walmart Supercenter
  • Vons Grocery Store
  • Plaza at Imperial Valley - Shopping center and mall with Kohl's, Macy's, Dillard's, Verizon and more. Restaurants include Chili's, Jack in the Box, Starbucks and more..




Top Five things to do:

  1. Blake Davis Skateboard Park
  2. Brawley Cattle Call Rodeo
  3. Imperial Valley Desert Aquatics
  4. Hinojosa Park
  5. Southwest 4X4 Adventures