To be located in Newport News, VA to better serve the community’s Child and Adolescent behavioral health needs.
The C/A Psychiatry Physician position is a fulltime employed position with Monday – Friday schedule. Patient care caseload will be in the inpatient program. Duties include admissions evaluations, daily care of the assigned patients, discharge summaries, and treatment team leadership and management. A very competitive compensation package of salary and benefits with bonus opportunity will be offered. The ideal candidate will be BE/BC in Psychiatry and must have Formal C/A Psychiatry Fellowship training. Experience in an Inpatient behavioral health facility is a plus. All patient care is provided in a multidisciplinary treatment setting the team comprised of psychiatrists, counselors, professional nurses, social workers and other therapists. There is minimal required call.
The qualifications for the position are the minimum requirements needed to be successful in the position. The level of experience and expertise for the job is determined by the current amount of expertise in the unit/department. If training or experience is not required but would be desirable, it is listed as preferred however; persons without preferred background will be considered in the hiring process.
Education, Training & Experience (includes licenses or certifications).
MD/DO degree from an accredited program required
Board eligible or Board certified in Psychiatry required
Licensed to practice in the State of Virginia
Minimum of five years of training experience
Inpatient experience preferred
Meets all credentialing criteria required by participating physicians
A highly competitive compensation package will be offered consisting of:
Malpractice insurance coverage, including tail coverage
Paid Time Off
Health insurance package
Relocation package if needed
Student loan assistance
Employee stock purchase plan
An option for Independent contractor can also be considered if needed/desired.
Interested individuals should apply through this ad or directly to the In-House Physician Recruitment Department of Universal Health Services, Inc.
Newport News Behavioral Health Center is owned and operated by a subsidiary of Universal Health Services (UHS), one of the nation's leading hospital management companies.
Newport News Behavioral Health Center is a private behavioral health hospital offering acute inpatient and Residential Treatment services for Adolescent boys and girls ages 11-18 years of age with psychiatric issues.
The facility is a 108 bed, standalone psychiatric facility providing specialized treatment for mental health services. Newport News cares for both voluntarily admitted and involuntarily committed patients. Programs are provided in highly structured multidisciplinary treatment settings staffed by trained clinical and administrative support staff. The successful hospital is proud of our philosophy of incorporating a teaching model of treatment with the emphasis on holistic wellness. Located in Newport News, VA the facility is a short 15-20 miles to the coastal beaches.
Newport News Behavioral Health Center is owned and operated by a subsidiary of Universal Health Services (UHS), one of the nation's leading hospital management companies. The hospital’s website is accessible at www.uhsinc.com or www.newportnewsbhs.com
OUR FOCUS IS SIMPLE: WE WORK TO HELP OUR PATIENTS GET BETTER SO THEY CAN LIVE BETTER LIVES. ARE YOU READY TO TAKE A STEP AND JOIN US AS WE CONTINUE TO GROW OUR SERVICES?
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Additional Salary Information: Very competitive, negotiable figure based on the candidate's training, experience, credentials and scope of work.
Internal Number: 746235
About Newport News Behavioral Health Center
Newport News Behavioral Health Center is owned and operated by a subsidiary of Universal Health Services (UHS).
The Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) Behavioral Health
Division is the largest system of freestanding behavioral
facilities in the United States. The division currently operates
over 220 facilities treating more than 446,000 patients yearly
in 37 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the
U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.
The division maintains an individualized approach to each
facility, which gives flexibility to tailor programs and services,
so that the needs of the populations they serve are met.
We pride ourselves on being an industry leader, not just
because of our size, but because we are at the forefront of
developing innovative and evidenced-based quality programs
and services that positively impact people’s lives on a daily
basis. There is a steadfast commitment to provide quality
health services and compassionate care.