Staff Psychiatrist - Neurotherapeutics Program

Location
Middleboro, Massachusetts
Posted
Aug 10, 2022
Specialty
Psychiatry
Position Type
Permanent

MEDICAL DIRECTOR POSITION

AT MCLEAN HOSPITAL

McLean Hospital, America’s top-ranked freestanding psychiatric hospital, is inviting applications for a Staff Psychiatrist, in Middleborough, MA.

McLean Hospital has an opportunity for a full-time Psychiatrist to work with the team in the Psychiatric Neurotherapeutics Program (ECT/TMS/Ketamine Services). This opening will be an opportunity to help shape the newly opening TMS/Esketamine service at the Oak St. site in Middleborough. Education and training about TMS and Esketamine will be provided, and no experience is necessary. Working primarily with an experienced team of nurses, mental health specialists, and a full-time psychiatric NP, the candidate will provide consultations, assessment, diagnosis, and prescribe treatment for inpatients and outpatients. Specific duties include providing consultation to inpatient treatment teams for their patients contemplating TMS or Esketamine, providing consultation for outpatients seeking treatment, assessing and initiating treatment and monitoring patients receiving treatment, assessing patients for discharge criteria and planning for follow up treatment. The ideal candidate will have experience working with a variety of psychiatric patients including those with treatment-resistant depression. Opportunity for additional training in ECT and IV ketamine is available. The candidate will be expected to participate in the teaching and mentoring of trainees and staff.

This position combines clinical care and teaching, with a Harvard Medical School (HMS) appointment. Salary and recruitment package in accordance with Hospital policies, and a full or part-time HMS appointment at the academic rank of Lecturer, Instructor, Assistant Professor, or Associate Professor contingent on meeting the requirements for an HMS appointment.

Applicants should submit a letter of interest and curriculum vitae along with the names and addresses of three references by email to: Paula Bolton, MS, CNP, ANP-BC, Program Director, Psychiatric Neurotherapeutics Program, E-mail: pbolton@partners.org and the Registrar and Professional Staff Office at: rpsomclean@partners.org.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law.

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