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Rutland, Vermont

Full Time

Salary - $275 + opportunity to work additional shifts to increase compensation.

We are looking for an inpatient clinical psychiatrist to join our Psychiatric Services Department here at Rutland Regional Medical Center.  This is a hospital employed position with our growing Behavioral Health Service Line. 

The physician will guide an interdisciplinary team serving an average caseload of 8 patients on a 23-bed adult inpatient unit.  The unit includes a 17-bed general admission and adjacent 6-bed psychiatric ICU.  Although it is a locked unit, 90% are voluntary admissions.  The inpatient team has been recently recognized by the State of Vermont for its exemplary work in leading the effort to reduce the incidence of seclusion and restraint.  The successful candidate will be aligned philosophically with goal of minimizing all forms of coercive treatment through implementation of national best practice models.  The psychiatry staff also manages a highly collaborative C&L service, sharing between 2 and 4 consult requests per day.  

Weekend call coverage is 1 in 6 weekends and includes coverage from Friday at 5pm to Sunday at 5pm with patient rounding on-site on Saturday and Sunday.  Weeknight and evening coverage is by telephone only one night a week and assigned weekends. The psychiatry staff relies on a strong Crisis Team doing intake in the Emergency Dept.

The hospital is licensed for 188 beds.  Service area 85,000.
Candidate must be board certified or board eligible.   Board eligibility is within five years of completion of training

CME allotment $6000 and 5 days.
Loan Repayment for eligible candidates
Combined time off – 32 days.
Malpractice, Health, Dental, and Disability insurance provided
Relocation expenses up to $10K

Base salary plus pay for full call participation bring total salary to more than $275,000 per year.   Additional paid call opportunities are available, but not required beyond those stated above.  Options for a lower call frequency are negotiable.  

Defined Contribution Pension Plan, 403-B with hospital match, and tax-deferred earnings program.


- Qualified physician and advanced practitioner applications only. tier3

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