Large 250+ bed tertiary care referral and teaching hospital located in Sayre, PA is seeking an inpatient Psychiatrist!
- Board Certification or Board Eligibility in Psychiatry
- Strictly in-patient; 26-beds. Adults and Adolescents (ages 14+)
- General psychiatry position; however subspecialty training especially in child/adolescent psychiatry can be accommodated.
- Full spectrum of mental health services in a supportive and collegial environment. Clinical support includes a multidisciplinary team of mental health professionals and workers: RNs, Social Workers, Therapists, Psych Techs, and Nurse Practitioners who do medical H&Ps with access to med/surg staff for consultation on medical conditions
- Crisis team is in place 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to respond to crisis calls and walk-ins.
- Department Interaction with the Emergency Department, Medical/Surgical Departments and Family Medicine (consults go both ways). Case worker with Family Medicine and Case Coordinator for insurances.
- Description of a typical work day: Treatment team meets in the morning to review cases, have clinical discussion and divide up the schedule. 1-2 consults in the main campus. 2-6 patients admitted or discharged per day. 6-8 patients, partial hospitalization (Monday-Friday).
- Types of cases include affective disorders, depression, bi-polar, psychosis, substance abuse-admitted, adjustment disorders.
- Dedicated on-boarding specialist assigned to ensure mutual success for the physician and the organization.
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