- Traditional Physician Job
Adult Psychiatry Position, Near Boston, MA
The Department of Psychiatry at North Shore Medical Center (NSMC), in affiliation with Massachusetts General Hospital (Mass General), has an outstanding full-time opportunity at the Epstein Center for Behavioral Health at for a BC/BE psychiatrist who is interested in adult inpatient psychiatry.
The Epstein Center for Behavioral Health is a newly renovated 120-bed inpatient facility that opened in October 2019. It includes two adult units, one child and adolescent unit, and one geriatric unit, in a full-service medical center. Each unit has a team of social workers and a psychiatric Nurse Practitioner to support physicians, optimize workflow, and improve patient care.
Physician caseloads on the inpatient units are very reasonable, with generally 8-10 patients seen daily. The model for medical care is unique, with a medical service that is dedicated to the Epstein Center and collaborates closely with the psychiatrist.
For the candidate who is interested in outpatient care, there is an opportunity to combine inpatient work with caring for patients in the outpatient department.
There is a strong educational ethos in the department, with multiple CME conferences, teaching opportunities, and a culture of lifelong learning and development. Tufts Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital Institute for Health Professionals faculty appointments are available. There are also educational and research opportunities at Mass General and Harvard Medical School for the appropriate interested candidate.
Qualified candidates are eligible for a clinical appointment at both NSMC and Massachusetts General Hospital. The Department of Psychiatry at Mass General is consistently ranked among the best in the nation by U.S. News and World Report and works with NSMC as a community partner.
Salaries are extremely competitive. Evening and weekend call are very reasonable, and provide significant additional compensation.
Salem is located on the North Shore of Massachusetts, only 15 miles north of Boston. This region features all the advantages of proximity to a wonderful metropolitan area.
North Shore Medical Center is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Minorities and women are strongly encouraged to apply. Pre-employment drug screening is required. The position is eligible to participate in the federal Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program.
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