DOS Bureau of Medical Services
Discover a healthcare career that expands your worldview.
The U.S. Department of State is now hiring Psychiatrists to fill critical vacancies around the globe. The Department’s Bureau of Medical Services operates in more than 270 embassies and consulates worldwide and relies on skilled clinicians like you to carry out its mission.
As a Regional Medical Officer/Psychiatrist, you will provide psychiatric consultations, assist with lifestyle adjustments, and perform ambulatory and emergency psychiatric care for diplomats and their eligible family members. You will train staff to screen for psychiatric conditions and stress management, provide psychiatric medical care during times of crisis, assess post morale, and respond to immediate needs within your assigned region.
Regional Medical Officer/Psychiatrists are required to travel extensively throughout assigned regions.
In addition to a competitive salary and government benefits, you will get the chance to immerse yourself in foreign cultures and support American diplomatic efforts while pursuing your passion.
To view current openings and learn more about working for the U.S. Department of State as a Regional Medical Officer/Psychiatrist, visit careers.state.gov/med.
U.S. citizenship is required. U.S. Department of State is an equal opportunity employer.