PSYCHIATRIST, CHILD & ADOLESCENT-GEISINGER, DANVILLE, PA

Employer
Geisinger
Location
Danville, PA
Posted
Aug 29, 2017
Specialty
Psychiatry
Position Type
Permanent
  There’s a reason we believe that America is watching Geisinger. Geisinger is one of the nation’s largest health service organizations. We are dedicated to setting the standard for evidence-based care delivery and pursuing innovative new approaches to predictive precision medicine, such as our MyCode® genomic research initiative. Whether you prefer working in a busy urban center, a suburban area or a small-town setting, Geisinger has clinical and nonclinical positions open throughout our system. With 12 physician-led hospital campuses to staff throughout Pennsylvania and in southern New Jersey, we offer a wide range of positions, a competitive, pay-for-performance salary structure and healthcare benefits from day one, including those for vision, dental and domestic partners.* Perhaps just as important, from senior management on down, we encourage an atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality.

 

Geisinger Health System, one of the premiere tertiary medical systems on the east coast, serving the Northeast and Central PA region, is recruiting child/adolescent psychiatrists to expand our practice at Geisinger Medical Center, located in Danville, PA.

 

Geisinger’s Child & Adolescent Psychiatry team is committed to collaborative care and evidence-based treatments, with a breadth of child psychology and family therapy colleagues.

Among the conditions we see, on-site services include:

- behavior modification & problem-solving skills training for ADHD, ODD, and other behavior problems

- parent-child interaction therapy; Incredible Years program for preschool age children

- family & group therapy for adolescents and parent-child problems

- cognitive-behavioral therapy for depression & anxiety, including CBT with exposure & response prevention for OCD

- compressive behavioral intervention for tics, with habit reversal training

- weight management behavioral program for parents & children/teens

- comprehensive neuropsychological testing/diagnostic evaluations

 

Geisinger psychiatrists enjoy the benefits of a flexible call schedule, generous time off and CME policies, a substantial CME stipend, retirement plans, and comprehensive health insurance and prescription plans.

 

The Division of Psychiatry at GMC encompasses a full array of services and modalities, including adult and child psychiatry, adult and child psychology, adult and child neuropsychology, primary care and specialty integrated care clinics, inpatient short-term care, intensive outpatient programming, community psychiatry, university mental health services, telepsychiatry, comprehensive consult and liaison services, and ECT. The Division’s strong focus on academics offers the opportunity to teach and support medical students, interns and fellows, as well as involvement with our newly established, ACGME-accredited Psychiatry Residency program.

 

 

DANVILLE, PENNSYLVANIA
Geisinger fosters an atmosphere of clinical excellence while offering the best of life in small-town America-good schools, safe neighborhoods with affordable housing and a wealth of cultural and recreational activities. The surrounding natural beauty provides opportunities for fishing, skiing, canoeing, hiking and mountain biking. Urban life is easily accessible, with NewYork, Baltimore, Philadelphia or Washington DC just an afternoon’s drive away.

Geisinger Medical Center (GMC), located Danville, PA, the largest tertiary/quaternary care teaching hospital in the region, is licensed for 475 beds, including 89 pediatric beds in the Janet Weis Children’s Hospital.  GMC, a MagnetHospital, maintains the region’s only Level 1 Regional Resource Trauma Center with additional qualifications in pediatrics. GMC offers an array of highly specialized medical and surgical services, including neurosciences, cardiovascular services, transplantation, women’s health (in the Women’s Pavilion), oncology and orthopaedics.  The Hospital for Advanced Medicine serves as an integrated center for the most critical patients. Outpatient services are available on and off campus.

About Geisinger

Geisinger Health System is an integrated health services organization widely recognized for its innovative use of the electronic health record and the development of innovative care delivery models such as ProvenHealth Navigator® and ProvenCare®. As one of the nation’s largest health service organizations, Geisinger serves more than 3 million residents throughout 45 counties in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania, and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of AtlantiCare, a National Malcolm Baldridge Award recipient. The physician-led system is comprised of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 12 hospital campuses, two research centers and a 510,000-member health plan, all of which leverage an estimated $8.9 billion positive impact on the Pennsylvania economy. Geisinger has repeatedly garnered national accolades for integration, quality and service. In addition to fulfilling its patient care mission, Geisinger has a long-standing commitment to medical education, research and community service. For more information, visit www.geisinger.org, or follow the latest Geisinger news and more on Twitter and Facebook.

 

** Does not qualify for J-1 waiver.  We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunities Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply
RECRUITER: KAREN L. RUBBE
klrubbe@geisinger.edu
814-272-5010

**Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer.  Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.

*Domestic partner benefits not applicable at Geisinger Holy Spirit. 

 

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