Job ID: 290018822  |  Last Updated: 11/15/2022

Psychiatry Consult Services

Penn State Health
Hershey, PA
Applicant Contact
Erica Moyer
Provider Recruiter

Job Description

What were offering:
The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health at the Penn State College of Medicine and Penn State Health is seeking a board-certified or board-eligible psychiatrist to work with our Consultation-Liaison Service. Penn State Health is a growing health system in a dynamic health care market. The position is for a full-time Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor of Psychiatry. This position is integrated with a multidisciplinary team that has growing clinical, educational, and research programs. Our division hosts a successful interdisciplinary treatment team that includes transplant psychiatry, addiction medicine, along with a child and adolescent C-L services, and collaborates widely throughout the health system. Clinical responsibilities would include provision of psychiatric consultations to patients hospitalized on the various services of the general hospital with appropriate follow-up as indicated. Responsibilities may also include liaison with our rehabilitation services, establishment of diagnoses and provision of direct ongoing care and services to psychiatric outpatients in integrated clinics. Teaching responsibilities include teaching a variety of learners, including medical students, psychiatry and neurology residents, psychology interns, and fellows.

What were seeking:
The successful applicant is a collaborative and dynamic physician with an MD or DO degree. Board Eligibility/Certification in Psychiatry and Consultation-Liaison psychiatry would be required.

About Penn State Health:
Penn State Health is a multi-hospital health system serving patients and communities across 29 counties in central Pennsylvania. It employs more than 14,000 people system wide. The system includes Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State Childrens Hospital, and Penn State Cancer Institute based in Hershey, Pa.; Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Center in Reading, Pa., and more than 2,000 physicians and direct care providers at more than 100 medical office locations. Additionally, the system jointly operates various health care providers, including Penn State Health Rehabilitation Hospital, Hershey Outpatient Surgery Center, Hershey Endoscopy Center, Horizon Home Healthcare and Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute. In December 2017, Penn State Health partnered with Highmark Health to facilitate creation of a value-based, community care network in the region. Penn State Health shares an integrated strategic plan and operations with Penn State College of Medicine, the Universitys medical school. With campuses in State College and Hershey, Pa., the College of Medicine boasts a portfolio of more than $90 million in funded research and more than 1,700 students and trainees in medicine, nursing, other health professions and biomedical research.

Penn State Health is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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