Job ID: 289622015  |  Last Updated: 5/5/2021

Geriatric Psychiatrist Needed in Boston, MA

Carney Hospital
Dorchester, MA
Applicant Contact
Jeffrey Maloney

Job Description

Carney Hospital, in the Dorchester neighborhood of Boston, MA, seeks a BC/BE Geriatric Psychiatrist for our 16-bed, geriatric inpatient unit.

The new state-of-the-art facility has been designed to meet the specific and unique needs of adults ages 55 and older. Our dedicated multidisciplinary team of geriatric specialists works with the patient, family, and referring health care professionals to develop a course of treatment that promotes recovery for a variety of acute behavioral health conditions, including:

Bipolar illness
Psychotic disorders

The program offers an array of therapeutic activities, including pet therapy, music therapy, and groups geared to preserving function and optimizing the patients well-being.

Carney Hospital in Dorchester, Massachusetts, has proudly served the City of Boston and neighboring communities since 1863. As a member of Steward Health Care, the largest fully integrated community care organization in New England, Carney Hospital is a 159-bed acute care hospital with 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.

About Steward Health Care
Steward Health Care, the largest private hospital operator in the United States, is a physician-led health care services organization committed to providing the highest quality of care in the communities where patients live. Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, Steward operates 38 community hospitals nationwide that employ approximately 37,000 people and regularly receive top awards for quality and safety. The Steward network includes more than 26 urgent care centers, 42 preferred skilled nursing facilities, substantial behavioral health services, over 7,300 beds under management, and more than 1.1 million covered lives through the companys managed care and health insurance services.

Stewards unique health care service delivery model leverages technology, innovation, and care coordination to keep patients healthier. With a culture that prioritizes agility, resourcefulness, and continuous improvement, Steward is recognized as one of the nations leading accountable care organizations. The Steward Health Care Network includes thousands of physicians who care for approximately 2 million patients annually. Steward Medical Group, the companys employed physician group, provides more than 1 million patient encounters per year. The Steward Hospital Group operates hospitals in Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, and Utah.

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, or would like to apply, please contact:

Jeff Maloney
Sr. Physician Liaison
Steward Health Care
(339) 213-3921

All inquiries will remain confidential.

Steward Health Care is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

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