Penn State Health Staff Physician - Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute in Hershey, Pennsylvania
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Work Type: Full Time
Hours: Day, 8 hr shifts
Recruiter: Please contact Erica Geist at firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center Department of Psychiatry along with our clinical partner, the Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute (PPI), is recruiting board eligible/board certified inpatient child psychiatrists.
In conjunction with the expansion of our pediatric inpatient and partial hospitalization services, the Department of Psychiatry at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is seeking a child psychiatrist to work in the outpatient setting at the Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute (PPI), our clinical partner. Primary clinical focus is working with children in the inpatient setting, but opportunities for care across the life span in a variety of settings exist if interested. This is a full time position that includes a faculty appointment within the Department of Psychiatry at the Penn State College of Medicine. Ample opportunities for teaching medical trainees of all levels exist, as well as the capacity for other scholarly and administrative activities. There are minimal on-call requirements with additional compensation for extra call.
Medical degree - M.D., D.O., or foreign equivalent
Completion of accredited residency program
Licensed for the practice of medicine in the State of Pennsylvania
Board certification/eligibility in psychiatry is required with certification within 3 years of hire
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 systemwide. The system includes Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center , Penn State Children's 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 University's 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.
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Union: Non Bargained