Adult Psychiatrist

Open Date 6/20/2016
Division Reading Hospital
Description Reading Hospital, a 600+ bed acute care facility and Regional Referral Center located inWest Reading, Pennsylvania, is seeking a Board Eligible/Board CertifiedInpatient 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 theHealthgrades 2017 Distinguished Award for Clinical Excellence, Reading Hospital is among thetop 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 compensation package
• Comprehensive benefits including health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance
• Retirement savings plan with employer automatic contribution and employer match.
• Occurrence-based malpractice insurance
• Up to $100K in Educational Loan Assistance
• Generous paid time-off allowance
• CME time and money
• Relocation assistance
• H1B Visa & Green Card Support(*does not qualify for J1 Waiver)
• Supportive health system to advance goals

Berks County offers excellent schools, colleges, parks, and a multitude of cultural, recreational, shopping and sporting attractions are in the vicinity. You will enjoy country living with easy accessibility to shore points, two airports and major metro areas, such as Philadelphia, Washington DC and New York City.
Position Requirements

MD or DO; BC/BE in Adult Psychiatry.

Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time
Special Notes
About the Organization 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. Together, our six hospitals and other entities provide a full range of medical care from prevention, screenings & education; to the latest clinical services and surgeries available; to rehabilitation. We also offer wellness programs & public health services that ensure our communities are the healthiest they can be. Our caring, highly trained physicians and staff are committed to patient safety and patient satisfaction.

With more than 11,000 team members, Tower Health includes 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; and Pottstown Hospital in Pottstown. We also operate Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing & Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences, & we have a comprehensive physician network.

Collaboration across Tower Health enables our hospitals, providers, leadership & staff to leverage best practices across the health system. Our hospitals have received national recognition for advanced care in areas such as neurosurgery and stroke, cardiac & vascular surgery, trauma, hematology & oncology. Reading HealthPlex, which opened at Reading Hospital in October 2016, combines state-of-the-art technology and world-class design to make the HealthPlex one of the most sophisticated surgical centers & inpatient facilities in the region.

At Tower Health, we have a rich history of providing high-quality, cost-effective care in the communities we serve. As the healthcare industry continues to change, one thing remains steadfast: Tower Health’s commitment to Advancing Health, Transforming Lives.
Hours Bi-Weekly None Specified

Reading Shift None Specified