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Penn State Health Staff Physician - Psychiatry Consultation Services in Hershey, Pennsylvania

Job Description

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Hershey

Work Type: Full Time

FTE: 1.0

Shift: Day

Hours: Day, 8 hr shifts

Recruiter: Please contact Erica Geist at for additional information

What we're 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 we're 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.

For immediate consideration, please contact:

Erica Geist, Physician Recruiter at, or telephone at 717-531-0003 ext. 287653.

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 16,500 people system-wide. 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 Holy Spirit Medical Center ( in Camp Hill, Pa.; Penn State Health St. Joseph Medical Center ( in Reading, Pa., and more than 2,300 physicians and direct care providers at more than 125 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 $100 million in funded research and more than 1,700 students and trainees in medicine, nursing, other health professions and biomedical research.

This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

Penn State Health is fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is unapologetically expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please call 717-531-8440 between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday – Friday, email or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF ( for more detailed steps for assistance.

Union: Non Bargained

Position Staff Physician - Psychiatry Consultation ServicesLocation US:PA:HersheyReq ID 8045