Job Description

Looking to make an impact? 

Looking to make an impact? Lifewell Behavioral Wellness seeks compassionate individuals who want to make a difference! We are offering a $10,000 Sign-on Bonus for the Medical Director position.

If you are progressive, with strong leadership skills, passionate about rallying medical staff towards greater patient safety and quality care, working side-by-side with colleagues in providing direct care to patients, this is the career for you.

Enjoy competitive salaries and excellent benefits, full benefits (Health, Dental, Disability, Life Insurance, Retirement plan, etc), flexible work schedules, CME stipend and time-off, vacation, sick, and holiday paid leave, malpractice insurance, loan repayment through NHSC and sign-on bonus.

As Lifewell’s Medical Director in our Outpatient clinic, you will spend about 25% of your time providing medical, clinical and administrative supervision and guidance to psychiatrists, nurse practitioners and nursing staff. Approximately 75% of your time will be spent providing psychiatric services, collaborating with other providers, and guiding the team in a biopsychosocial treatment program.

At Lifewell, you’ll join a team passionate about providing hope, healing and health to those we serve. Our mission drives us, and you’ll see this in our desire to help people achieve their highest level of functioning while engaging in integrated behavioral and physical health care.

Lifewell values altruistic, compassionate and organized leaders. Visit us at to learn more about Lifewell and to apply directly.

Skills / Requirements


  • A doctorate of medicine or osteopathic medicine with a specialty in psychiatry
  • Licensure issued by the Arizona Medical Board
  • Full prescription authority with current D.E.A. licensure
  • Some assignments require a current Arizona Driver License and a current satisfactory 39-month Motor Vehicle Record (MVR)
  • Must be 21 years of age
  • Background Check
  • Minimum 1 year recovery from drugs and/or alcohol
  • Minimum typing speed of 25 wpm
  • Possession of, and ability to obtain PMP Registry

Important Notes

Lifewell Behavioral Wellness is a non-profit behavioral healthcare agency providing treatment, services and support for low-income clients diagnosed with serious mental illness (SMI), general mental health issues and substance abuse disorders. Lifewell offers residential, outpatient, community living and psychosocial rehabilitation programs which are client centered and adapted to address a broad range of needs.

Lifewell programs provide safe and supportive environments that foster recovery, healthy living and personal growth for clients as they build on existing strengths, focus on addressing deficiencies, and learn new social and vocational skills.