Job ID: 289382196
Last Updated: 5/5/2021
Adolescent Psychiatrist - Boston
Carney Hospital, in the Dorchester neighborhood of Boston, MA, seeks a BC/BE Adolescent Psychiatrist for our very busy, short-term 14-bed, secure inpatient unit. Psychiatrists are supported by a unit nurse manager, RNs and 2 on unit social workers.
The unit accepts adolescents age 12-18 and is staffed by an interdisciplinary team including nurses, social workers, group and occupational therapists and teachers, specially trained in the care of adolescents. In addition to our active adolescent unit, we have a 20-bed adult unit, and a 16-bed older geriatric unit. Approximately one third of our annual psychiatric discharges are from the adolescent psychiatry unit.
The adolescent psychiatrist will be an integral part of our Consult and Liaison Team and interface with a busy Emergency Department. The opportunity to grow the outpatient adolescent program is available, along with career advancement and enhanced income opportunities. The new Adolescent Psychiatrist will be part of an experienced and collegial team, and qualified candidates are eligible for an academic appointment at Tufts University School of Medicine.
Carney Hospital in Dorchester, Massachusetts, has proudly served the City of Boston and neighboring communities since 1863. The 159-bed acute care hospital has more than 300 physicians and delivers quality care to approximately 37,000 patients annually. An affiliate of the Tufts University School of Medicine, Carney Hospital is a teaching hospital, training physicians in both internal medicine and family medicine. Carney Hospital provides Boston, Quincy and surrounding communities with convenient, local access to quality primary care, emergency medicine and a range of specialties and subspecialties, including critical care, family medicine, cardiology, neurology, oncology, orthopedics, ambulatory care, and adolescent, adult and geriatric psychiatry.
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