Careers As Wide Open As The Horizon

Careers As Wide Open As The Horizon


In Riverside County, the future is bright.



 “The Best Psychiatrist Opportunities in California”



The County of Riverside in beautiful Southern California is seeking general adult and sub-specialty trained psychiatrists to serve the growing needs of clients in our County-operated public mental health system.


RCDMH is affiliated with the new University of California, Riverside (UCR) School of Medicine (SOM).  A new Psychiatry Residency Program opened in July 2014, sponsored by RCDMH.  UCR SOM faculty appointments are available.


Positions are available for:

·        Inpatient, emergency and C/L psychiatrists in Riverside 

·        Outpatient child psychiatrists in Moreno Valley, Lake Elsinore, Indio, and Blythe

·        Outpatient adult psychiatrists in Banning, Hemet, Perris and Indio

·        Older adult psychiatrists in San Jacinto and Perris

·        Detention MH psychiatrists in all county jails.

Flexibility is essential. A current California license is required. Bilingual English/Spanish preferred.  Malpractice coverage is provided by RCDMH.


We offer excellent compensation through regular employment:

Up to: $247,641, non-Bd.C.;  $261,617, Bd.C.;  $275,180, Mult.Bd.C.) with a great benefit package, including the California Public Employee Retirement System (CalPERS) with a retirement formula of 2% @ age 62, with generous annual leave and CME leave. No on-call requirements for any positions.  We also offer Per Diem (hourly rate) employment.


Join our team of competent, committed, and caring medical staff. Come to Southern California to live and work in our ideal climate within close proximity to our beaches, mountains, forests and the greater L.A. metropolitan area’s vast array of cultural, educational, sporting and recreation opportunities, plus some of the most affordable housing in California.


If you are interested, please contact Jerry L. Dennis, MD, Medical Director (Ph: 951-358-4621), and send your CV to Deborah Newell by E-mail to or Mail to:

County of Riverside

Department of Mental Health

4095 County Circle Dr.

Riverside, CA 92503


Riverside County…Beyond Your Expectations

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