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Mission Hospital Full Time Inpatient
Adult Psychiatrist Position

We have an excellent full time opportunity for a BC/BE psychiatrist to join our multi-disciplinary treatment team in beautiful Asheville, North Carolina.
The Program includes:
Two Adult Units and one Geriatric Inpatient Unit totaling 40 beds
Psychiatric Consultation coverage for Mission Hospital, totaling 800 beds
Structured outpatient program with group therapy focus
14 Bed Emergency Department Psychiatric Evaluation Area
Active ECT Program

Clinical duties include: Provides psychiatric evaluations and treatment for all aspects of the program and works with interdisciplinary treatment teams to provide therapeutic interventions for all inpatient services.
About Mission Psychiatric Services
Psychiatric services of Mission Hospital provide a key element of care for mental health throughout Western North Carolina. Established over 25 years ago, we are the only inpatient psychiatric unit in Buncombe County. We provide short-term inpatient care for adults who need crisis stabilization, and partner with our community mental health system to minimize re-hospitalization and promote positive outcomes for our patients.
About Mission Health System
Mission Health System, based in Asheville, NC, is the state's sixth largest health system, with a team of more than 6,000 caring for patients over 11,000 square miles in an 18 county area. Our flagship, Mission Hospital, is licensed for 730 beds on two adjoining campuses. A Level II Trauma Center, it serves as the tertiary referral center for Western North Carolina. Mission Health was awarded "Top 100" hospitals by Thomson Reuters and by US News and World Report as a "Top 50 Hospital". Mission Health System also has been recognized by The Commonwealth Fund as having one of the most effective quality improvement programs in US hospitals. Please visit us at www.mission-health.org for more information.

Our Region
Western North Carolina is nestled in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Here you'll find the perfect balance of welcoming, vibrant towns alive with the arts and some of America's most celebrated destinations for enjoying a wide range of outdoor activities and surrounding beauty.

Mission Health, based in Asheville, North Carolina, is the states sixth-largest health system with almost 11,000 employees and is western North Carolinas only not-for-profit, independent community hospital system governed and managed exclusively in western North Carolina. Mission Health, which traces its roots in the region back to 1885, operates six hospitals, numerous outpatient and surgery centers, home health provider CarePartners, and the regions only dedicated Level II trauma center. Its medical staff consists of more than 1,000 physicians certified in more than 50 medical specialties and sub-specialties. Mission Health has seven Centers of Excellence: Cancer, Heart, Neurosciences, Orthopedics, Trauma, Womens Health and Mission Childrens Hospital, the regions only childrens hospital. Mission Hospital, located in Asheville, is the systems flagship hospital and is licensed for 795 beds. Other Mission Health member hospitals include Angel Medical Center in Franklin, Blue Ridge Regional Hospital in Spruce Pine, Highlands-Cashiers Hospital in Highlands, McDowell Hospital in Marion and Transylvania Regional Hospital in Brevard.