Inpatient Psychiatry Opportunity
SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital - Audrain in Mexico, Missouri is recruiting for a full-time psychiatrist to join our new, 20-bed inpatient, geriatric psychiatry unit opening in summer of 2016. We are committed to improving the quality of mental health in our community through the implementation of a $1.7M geriatric psychiatry unit. Extensive market research shows this is a service that is highly needed in the area. We anticipate a very rewarding start-up with full support from a large health care system, current physicians and the community.
- SSM is the largest provider of behavioral health services in Missouri
- Hospital employment model with guaranteed salary plus bonuses
- Starting bonus and relocation package
- Comprehensive benefits including time off, CME, extensive insurance options, pension, retirement options and more
- Inpatient geriatric psychiatry - no outpatient clinical component - no fellowship requirement
- Monday-Friday with flexible daytime hours
- Support from local psychiatrists for weekend call and consultations
St. Mary’s Hospital - Audrain opened in 1918 as Audrain Medical Center. It is now part of SSM Health, a faith-based, not-for-profit healthcare organization with 19 hospitals throughout the Midwest and headquarters in St. Louis. Today, the 89-bed community hospital offers an extensive range of services including primary care, emergency care, cardiology services, medical imaging, men’s health services including comprehensive cancer screening, women and child services, and diabetes education. The hospital features the accredited and award-winning J.B. & Greta B. Arthur Cancer Center, the Jordan-Waters Heart Center and Healthworks Rehabilitation services.
The seat of Audrain County, Mexico has a population of more than 12,000 people and a service population of more than 100,000. Mexico is a family-friendly community with low crime, low traffic, and activities for all ages. Mexico hosts the annual Miss Missouri Pageant; the winner moves on to represent the state in the Miss America Pageant. Mexico is home of 13 city-owned parks and facilities as well as an American Saddlebred Horse Museum, Graceland, Audrain Historical Society and the Presser Performing Arts Center. Mexico is approximately 30 minutes from Columbia and the University of Missouri, 45 minutes from the state capital in Jefferson City, 1.5 hours from St. Louis and 2 hours from Kansas City.
For complete information, please contact:
Todd Vandewalker, MHA Physician and Provider Recruiter
SSM Health Mid-Missouri Region