Job ID: 289497360
Last Updated: 3/29/2018
Archbold Northside Center
Lorie Hodges Garrett
Director of Physician Recruitment
BC/BE Psychiatrist needed for 40 bed Adult Inpatient Psychiatric Hospital
-Competitive salary with potential for annual bonus
-Call 1 in 5 for inpatient and emergency call. Triage and screening completed by on-site Crisis Response Therapist
-Only one hospital to round in. Avg 2 admissions with less than 1 floor consult per day
-Supported by two Nurse Practitioners
- Psychiatrist performs psychiatric evaluation and medical history and physical is done by a family medicine group
-Student Loan Repayment is available from the hospital, also qualifies for state and federal repayment programs
- Full complement of support staff including Social Work, Certified Recreation Therapist, Psychologist
-Very collegial working environment amongst the partners and support staff
-40 paid days off annually, $5,000 CME allowance, medical insurance, malpractice coverage, retirement plan with employer match
-Sign on bonus and relocation assistance
-Opportunity for teaching
A great place to work and live. A tourist destination, but small enough to be family friendly. Thomasville is located in Southwest Georgia, right next to Tallahassee and multiple beaches.
Archbold Northside is a private, not-for-profit, inpatient behavioral health facility dedicated to the stabilization and treatment of individuals suffering with acute mental illness and/or substance abuse issues. Designed for both comfort and privacy, our facility is located on a quiet, private, self-contained campus in Southwest Georgia thereby creating the perfect location for personalized, innovative, and compassionate treatment. Northside enjoys a supportive and dedicated administration and medical staff to psychiatric services at Archbold.
Adult Inpatient Program
Our 22-bed secured inpatient unit is designed for men and women, ages 18 - 54, who are in crisis and suffering from psychiatric and/or substance abuse problems. Opportunities to expand inpatient services and programs and develop specific outpatient programs and services.
Geriatric Inpatient Program
The Geriatric Inpatient Program is a short-term, inpatient program that treats and improves the lives of elders, age 55 and older. Our 18-bed secured unit is specifically designed to care for the unique needs of the geriatric patient suffering from behavioral, psychiatric, and/or substance abuse problems. Opportunities to expand inpatient services and programs and develop specific outpatient programs and services.
Archbold is a regional healthcare center with four hospitals and three nursing homes. Archbold is licensed for 540 beds, employs more than 2,500 people and has a medical staff of more than 160 qualified specialists. We have been recognized as a top hospital in Georgia by Georgia Trend Magazine for five consecutive years.
New state-of-the-art Emergency, Surgery and Intensive Care facilities, and new private patient rooms
Only Level II Trauma Center in Georgia South of Macon
Neurosurgery coverage 24/7
Two daVinci Robotic Surgery units
Full service homecare network hospice, home health, home medical equipment and infusion and pharmacy services
Inpatient, Outpatient and In-home Dialysis
Award-winning interventional cardiology program
Highest utilization rate in the region for transradial approach of cardiac catheterization
Cardiology clinical research, including recent C-PORT study with Johns Hopkins
Radiation oncology, medical oncology, hematology and support services in one location
The first and only hospital to partner with the Emory Winship Cancer Institute (the only NCI designated cancer center in Georgia) for clinical trials
Regions only Gamma Knife Perfexion, non-invasive brain surgery technology
Thomasville is internationally known for its piney woods, hunting plantations, and warm, welcoming locals. Downtown Thomasville is charming with tree-lined brick streets and thriving businesses. We are situated 30 miles above Tallahassee, the capital of Florida and 1 hour from the Gulf Coast. The family-centered city has strong private and public educational opportunities, and outstanding sports and fitness facilities for youth sports and adult fitness and healthy living opportunities. Downtown Thomasvilles pedestrian-friendly, tree-lined, brick streets feature an eclectic mix of shops and restaurants selling southern-made goods and internationally designed clothing and home dcor. The local arts and culture scene is thriving, with youth and adult programming and instruction provided by the Thomasville Center for the Arts.
Thomasville is commonly known as a destination for those who love the outdoors. Favorite outdoor local pastimes include river kayaking; quail, duck, dove, deer, and turkey hunting; fishing; golf; tennis; bird watching; running; and biking.
Thomasville is many things to different people. Its a thriving small town known for its southern hospitality and easy way of life. But it also touts amenities and attractions of a much larger communityquality healthcare, education, thriving churches, and a broad range of entertainment and recreational activities.
Quite simply, Thomasville is "a place apart"a wonderful place to raise a family, work, retire, and grow old.
Archbold is a regional healthcare system with four hospitals and three nursing homes based in Thomasville, Georgia. Recognized as a Top Hospital in Georgia by Georgia Trend Magazine for five consecutive years, Archbold is licensed for 540 patient beds, employs more than 2,500 people and has a medical staff of more than 160 qualified specialists.
* New state-of-the-art Emergency, Surgery and Intensive Care facilities, and new private patient rooms
* Only Level II Trauma Center in Georgia South of Macon
* Neurosurgery coverage 24/7
* Two daVinci Robotic Surgery units
* Full service homecare network- hospice, home health, home medical equipment and infusion and pharmacy services
* Inpatient, Outpatient and IN-home Dialysis
* 3D Mammography
* Award-winning interventional cardiology program
* Highest utilization rate in the region for transradial approach of cardiac catheterization
* Cardiology clinical research, including recent C-PORT study with Johns Hopkins
* Radiation oncology, medical oncology, hematology and support services in one location
* The first and only hospital to partner with the Emory Winship Cancer Institute (the only NCI designated cancer center in Georgia) for clinical trials
* Region's only Gamma Knife Perfexion, non-invasive brain surgery technology
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