Job Type

Full Time


Yuma Regional Medical Center



How to Contact

Tonia Ensunsa, Manager Provider Recruitment & Relations
Provider Administration & Support Services
Yuma Regional Medical Center
2400 S. Avenue A I Yuma, AZ I 85364

Email: TEnsunsa@yumaregional.org
Phone: (928) 336-3072

Join our welcoming, diverse and compassionate Graduate Medical Education team. Our YRMC team is innovative, caring and focused on quality patient care. We continually work to raise the bar with new quality initiatives and improved patient outcomes.

About the Position:
Combination of precepting, admin time and patient care (carry your own panel of patients 40/60 split).
Full-time, hospital employed.
Ideal start date: Now through summer 2024.

3 years’ experience in psychiatry is preferred; however, new grads are eligible to apply.
Residency program leadership or faculty experience is preferred, but not required.
Must be American Board Certified or board eligible.
Bilingual in Spanish is a plus.

About Our Psychiatry Residency Program
New psychiatry residency for an established Graduate Medical Education program (est. 2013).
The initial 6 residents planned to start the program July 1, 2025.

About Graduate Medical Education & YRMC
YRMC’s Family Medicine Residency program was established on July 1, 2013. That young program of 4 initial residents has grown rapidly, to achieve 27 residents in 2023 and with plans to expand to 36 family medicine residents.
In 2019, YRMC embarked on a Sports Medicine Fellowship program, and we recently graduated our third fellow in June 2023.
The addition of the Psychiatry Residency will continue to develop and expand the graduate medical education presence at our hospital and in the community and surrounding area.
Affiliation and academic support from The University of Arizona College of Medicine and Mayo Clinic Scottsdale.
YRMC is a fully engaged clinical partner in the Mayo Clinic Care Network.
This hospital utilizes Epic EHR and offers a full spectrum of care from inpatient hospitalist services to a vast array of outpatient clinics in various specialties.
A new YRMC Health Campus with its own freestanding emergency department, primary care and multi-specialty clinic to open July 2023 in the Foothills area.


Medical, dental, vision insurance.
Employer paid benefits include life insurance, short-term disability insurance, long-term disability insurance and identity guard protection.
Malpractice insurance with Tail.
35 Days Paid Time Off
6 Days Paid Holiday Time (based on an 8-hour day)
Annual CME reimbursement up to $5,000
Annual reimbursement for professional fees, licensure & DEA up to $2,500.
Lifestyle Spending Account of $800 per year (massage therapy, acupuncture, gym membership, workout clothes/shoes and so much more)
401K with employer match up to 4%
Generous relocation stipend of $10,000
Employee discount program
Wellness program


Strong salaried financial package (commensurate with experience).
Base salary.
Teaching stipend.
Annual quality incentive compensation, 5% of base salary.
Additional wRVU compensation

At YRMC, our purpose is building a healthier tomorrow. We do this by putting our patients FIRST, as they are at the center of every decision and action we take. YRMC is rooted in the community by living and breathing the dynamic nature of our region.

As the only full-service acute care, 406-bed hospital between Phoenix and San Diego, Yuma Regional Medical Center offers you a rare opportunity to find a rewarding career while enjoying a great quality of life in a friendly, growing community. By working in an area such as ours, you get to experience unique and interesting pathology and complexity that most providers only learn about in a textbook.

Are you a dynamic physician with a passion for teaching?  If so, learn more about why this is the right opportunity for you. Take the next leap in your career and join us in creating our psychiatry residency program.

We encourage applications from enthusiastic psychiatry physicians who have a passion for teaching, along with an interest in working with diverse patient populations and developing unique community health and border medicine teaching experiences.

Contact me today and take the first step in joining our amazing team!

About Yuma Regional Medical Center

Why Yuma Regional Medical Center?

Yuma Regional Medical Center (YRMC), a 406-bed hospital and healthcare system is located in the sunniest place on earth - Yuma, AZ. Our purpose is building a healthier tomorrow. We strive by putting patients first as they are the center of every decision and action we take. YRMC is rooted in the community by living and breathing the dynamic nature of our region. Being committed to progress by constantly and consistently advancing healthcare, creating meaningful experiences and improving the lives of everyone around us.

Our Values

Bring Kindness | Achieve Together | Aspire For Better | Do The Right Thing | Lead With

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