Job ID: 289159140  |  Last Updated: 3/2/2018


Reading Hospital
West Reading, PA
Applicant Contact
Tameka Pizarro
Medical Staff Recruiter
(484) 628-4523

Job Description

Reading Hospital, a 600+ bed acute care facility and Regional Referral Center located in West Reading, Pennsylvania, is seeking a Board Eligible/Board Certified Inpatient Adult Psychiatrist committed to patient care treating 8-10 geriatric and medically complex psychiatric patients daily and serving on a multidisciplinary team. On-Call responsibilities include 2-3 per month. Or a Psych Consultative Liaison (C/L) to work collaboratively on a C/L team consulting on 15 patients daily in conjunction with another Psychiatrist. As an academic medical center, Reading Hospital offers the right candidate opportunities for teaching residents, medical students and advanced practitioners. The Psychiatric Care Team works collaboratively with a strong support system of therapeutic services including Social Services. As a recipient of the Healthgrades Distinguished Award for Clinical Excellence for the last 4 years (2014-2017), Reading Hospital is among the top 5% of hospitals evaluated nationwide.

About Our Psychiatry Department:
35+ year history
40-bed, state-of-the-art Inpatient Psychiatric Program
Provides inpatient and consultation services to the health system
Clinical practice treating medically complex patients

What we offer:
Competitive Salary plus Incentive Plan
Comprehensive benefits including health, professional liability and disability insurance
Educational Loan Assistance
Relocation Assistance
CME Allowance
403(b) and 457(b)
Supportive health system to advance goals

Position Requirements:
MD or DO; BC/BE in Adult Psychiatry

Employer Profile

Tower Health is a strong, regional, integrated healthcare provider/payer system that offers leading-edge, compassionate healthcare and wellness services to a population of 2.5 million people. Tower Health was formed October 1, 2017.

With 11,000 team members, Tower Health includes six acute-care hospitals:
-Reading Hospital, a teaching hospital based in West Reading
-Brandywine Hospital in Coatesville
-Chestnut Hill Hospital, a teaching hospital in Philadelphia
-Jennersville Hospital in West Grove
-Phoenixville Hospital in Phoenixville
-Pottstown Hospital in Pottstown

Tower Health also includes:
-Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing
-Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences
-Tower Health Medical Group; a physician network with 2,000 physicians, specialists and providers across 75 convenient locations
-All Tower Health facilities participate in our provider-payer plan, Tower Health/UPMC Health Plan

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