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Plattsburgh, New York

Full Time

A private, non-profit, hospital designation level II trauma center serving a rural tri-county area of 170,000 in northeastern New York is seeking a BC/BE Adult or Child/Adolescent Psychiatrist.  The hospital is a regional tertiary center that offers high technology and is JCAHO accredited and one of eight state-designated Regional Resource Centers for Emergency Management. 

  • Employed model – hospital employee
  • Competitive salary (reflecting the median figures from MGMA)
  • On-call coverage 1:4 weekends (involves rounding on 2 units)
  • Weeknight call is from home 1:4
  • Loan repayment for those eligible
  • Support staff including 2 NP’s, social workers, mental health counselors and nurses
  • Team of highly regarded and respected physicians
  • 2 Psych units – Adult and Child/Adolescent
  • Complex cases – most are admitted on an involuntary basis
  • Length of patient stay is 5-7 days
  • The position is 90% psychopharmacology and 10% psychotherapy
  • One of the few New York hospitals operating in the black 
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • Health, dental & life insurances
  • Disability Insurance
  • CME days and allowance
  • Generous vacation, sick and personal time
  • Relocation Allowance
  • 403B matching program, (Deferred Contribution Pension Plan)
  • MD board certified or eligible in Adult or Child/Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Experience preferred
  • Comfortable treating a variety of psychiatric conditions including: major depression, attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, PTSD, anxiety disorders, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia and others
  • Cross-covering on each of the units when someone is on vacation or away from the hospital
ABOUT THE LOCATION: Located in the Northern region of New York, this area is great for families with affordable housing, and excellent public and private schools.  Montreal, Burlington, Vermont and Lake Placid are all within an hour’s drive. 
- Qualified physician and advanced practitioner applications only. tier3

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