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Adult Outpatient Psychiatrist
In South Central Pennsylvania
WellSpan Behavioral Health

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WellSpan Health

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization is comprised of a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,000+ providers, a home care organization, six respected hospitals, more than 15,000 employees and 130 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization, committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities.

Highlights about employment as an Outpatient Adult Psychiatrist with WellSpan Behavioral Health Services:

Join our team of 22 psychiatrists providing services in south central Pennsylvania. We provide services in outpatient office locations in York, Adams, Dauphin and Lancaster Counties, manage a 63-bed adult inpatient psychiatry unit at York Hospital and a seven bed unit at WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital and provide psychiatric consultative services in nursing homes, and other long-term treatment centers in the region. With our broad breath of services, we have psychiatrists working in a variety of positions that include outpatient, inpatient, community health, geriatric care, and consultative care.

The current outpatient opportunities include working at Delphic Behavioral Health located 5 minutes from York Hospital

Our physicians typically schedule psychiatric evaluations for one hour and medicine reviews every 20 minutes. In addition to psychiatric services, there is a full team of 60 licensed psychologists, social workers, nurse practitioners and addictions counselors that work in conjunction with our psychiatrists. They are in the shared office space.

Weeknight call is 1:10 by telephone covering the inpatient and outpatient service and will be 1:11 with the new hire. Physicians are expected to take call 1-2 holidays per year. Weeknight call is factored into your total compensation.

Weekend call is voluntary and involves on-site coverage of our 63-bed adult inpatient psychiatric unit in York. Weekend call is done by Psychiatrists with some weekend support from our midlevel providers. This coverage includes admissions, discharging and rounding. Compensation for these additional services is in addition to the base compensation

Hybrid model offering private practice, community health and academic opportunities in eight residency programs with bonus and teaching opportunities.

Each of our Psychiatrists will be assigned to a primary care practice as a liaison to the Primary Care providers to help them manage their Behavioral Health patients

WellSpan York Hospital has been designated as an academic campus for Drexel Universitys medical students which provides many teaching opportunities for our Psychiatrists.

WellSpan Behavioral Health providers utilize an inpatient and outpatient EMR system to allow for a more streamlined approach to patient care. In October 2017 the entire system will switch to EPIC.

Must have graduated from an accredited ACGME/OGME psychiatric residency program

Must be BC/BE in Psychiatry

Must have or be able to obtain a PA medical license

Must have or be able to obtain a DEA license

Benefits

$230,500 salary, sign on bonus $25,000
Educational loan reimbursement $80,000
Health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance
5 weeks of time off
6 paid holidays
Retirement savings plan with employer automatic contribution and employer match
Paid medical malpractice insurance and tail coverage
Continuing Medical Education stipend $3,000
Paid relocation
Physician-led medical group

For confidential consideration, please contact:
Steven Jacobs, Physician Recruiter
WellSpan Health
Phone 717.851.1537
sjacobs4@wellspan.org
www.wellspan.org

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization is comprised of a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,200 physicians and advanced practice clinicians, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, six respected hospitals, more than 15,000 employees, and 140 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization, committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities.

The WellSpan Medical Group is a large multi-specialty group that employs more than 1,200 physicians and advanced practice clinicians in over 140 locations across south central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. Working together and connected through a sophisticated electronic health record, these experts offer care and treatment for conditions that range from simple to complex from the common cold to orthopedic injuries, neurologic problems and cardiovascular disease. The WellSpan Medical Group is proud of their culture of transparency, collaborative environment and strong commitment to physician leadership within their group.