The Ridge Behavioral Health System in Lexington, KY is seeking a General Psychiatrist with a desire to work with a variety of patient diagnoses including Addiction. The Ridge is a private treatment facility that offers full continuum programs for children, adolescents and adults with psychiatric and chemical dependency treatment issues.
THE POSITION DUTIES
Will work with a variety of patients and diagnoses in primarily the In-Patient setting but with opportunity to expand into Out-Patient work as well.
Conduct admission assessments and evaluations on new patients.
Provide treatment team leadership.
Daily follow-up care with patients.
THE PHYSICIAN WE SEEK
BC/BE General Psychiatrist.
KY license or ability to obtain.
The Ridge Behavioral Health System offers our physicians a highly competitive salary and benefits package that offers a range of options for customization for specific needs.
THE FACILITY AND COMMUNITY
Ridge Behavioral Health System is a licensed, 110-bed hospital, providing psychiatric and chemical dependency services to children, adolescents and adults. Inpatient care is provided 24-hours, 7 days a week. Outpatient and Partial Hospitalization services are provided six-days per week; both days and evenings. The practice and care environment is collegial and supported by highly trained physicians, clinical staff and administration. The Ridge is owned and operated by a subsidiary of Universal Health Services. The hospital website is www.ridgebhs.com.
Lexington is Kentuckys second largest city, located in the heart of the Bluegrass Region. The local greater metro area consists of a population of 700,000+ and is considered to be The Horse Capital of the World. Additionally the area offers:
High quality public and private primary and secondary education systems-ranks tenth among US cities in college education rate.
Home to a thriving arts community that includes a professional orchestra, two ballet companies, professional theater, several museums, a variety of choral organizations and a highly respected opera program at the University of Kentucky.
A variety of spectator sports programs at the community, college and professional levels.
One of the nations most stable economies with an abundance of government, manufacturing, technology, education and business opportunities.
Quality of life is rated highly here and there are activities, housing, etc. for all lifestyles and interests.
OUR FOCUS IS SIMPLE: WE WORK TO HELP OUR PATIENTS GET BETTER SO THEY CAN LIVE BETTER LIVES. ARE YOU READY TO TAKE A STEP AND JOIN US AS WE CONTINUE TO GROW OUR SERVICES?
Find out how you fit at The Ridge. Contact me for additional details!
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