Attending Physician -Psychiatry - Geriatrics- Inpatient - North Central Bronx, Bronx, NY - Full Time

Location
Bronx, New York
Posted
Aug 24, 2022
Ref
7939
Specialty
Psychiatry
Position Type
Permanent
Physician Affiliate Group of New York (PAGNY) is one of the largest multi-disciplinary groups in the country whose main purpose is to nurture and embolden the healthcare providers who take care of the most fragile and vulnerable patients in New York City. PAGNY people do more than diagnose and treat; we uplift the spirits and dignity of patients because we love what we do, and it shows. PAGNY is committed to recruiting and retaining productive and enthusiastic physicians and promotes our health professionals' wellness.

PAGNY is comprised of over 4,000 physicians and healthcare professionals who provide services to NYC Health + Hospitals (H+H), the largest public health system in the United States. Our practitioners are highly skilled professionals with outstanding credentials who deliver the highest level of quality healthcare to patients throughout New York City.

North Central Bronx Hospital is a state-of-the-art community hospital located in an attractive and safe residential Bronx neighborhood just 20 minutes north of Manhattan. It is a North Bronx Healthcare Network facility affiliated with Jacobi Medical Center and an academic affiliate and major teaching site of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. It offers a full continuum of acute care inpatient and outpatient services in medical and surgical specialties, including psychiatry. The department of psychiatry has 70 adult and geriatric acute inpatient beds, a partial hospital program, psychiatric emergency and consultation-liaison services, an adult ambulatory practice, and a community-based assertive community treatment program. The department employs evidenced-based best practices in providing the highest quality care to its patients in a patient-centered approach that is respectful of their individuality, culture, and community.

The inpatient service has an opening for a Staff Psychiatrist for one of its Geriatric/Adult units. We are seeking a Board Certified (or BE if within 5 years of graduation) psychiatrist. We provide opportunities for leadership/ teaching/learning with an ideal mix of academics and clinical service. You will also enjoy a comfortable and cordial work environment, and receive a highly competitive salary and benefits package. There are opportunities for additional paid sessional work, but there is no mandatory on-call requirement.

We now offer loan repayment for Psychiatrists for more information please click here BH4NYC Loan Program

Responsibilities:

  • The geriatric psychiatry unit attending will have overall responsibility and work with a geriatric-specialty-trained and experienced multidisciplinary clinical staff to provide hands-on direct clinical assessment, diagnosis, acute stabilization and management, crisis intervention and care, and appropriate disposition for a cohort of geriatric inpatients.
  • The staff Psychiatrist will have responsibility for clinical and educational activities on a 23-bed acute Geriatric/adult inpatient unit, including participation in a multidisciplinary treatment team.
  • Direct supervision of Psychologists, Social Workers, Psychiatric PA staff and Medical Students
  • Participation in all activities related to clinical care and documentation of care, performance improvement, regulatory compliance, and student supervision, education & training
  • Participate in our innovative integrative care activities


Qualifications:

  • Eligible for license in the state of NY
  • ABMS Board Certified or Board eligible
  • Graduated from ACGME or AOA approved training program
  • Completion of an approved Psychiatry residency program and Geriatric fellowship

Preferred Qualifications:
  • 2 years of satisfactory full-time paid clinical experience in psychiatric practice.
  • Superior clinical, Diagnostic, interpersonal/communication and team-building skills.

You will receive:
  • An Academic Appointment at AECOM
  • Opportunities for Departmental Representation via hospital committee work
  • Opportunities for Leadership Education
  • Opportunities for Research

Benefits include:
  • Competitive compensation package
  • 10% 401K company contribution after one year of service
  • Choice of a three-tiered nearly FREE medical plan
  • Excellent dental insurance including orthodontics coverage
  • Generous paid time off program
  • CME days
  • Eligibility for loan forgiveness through the National Student Debt Forgiveness Center OR the BH4NYC program (we now offer loan repayment for Psychiatrists, for more information please click here BH4NYC Loan Program )
  • Visa candidates are considered - H1B and HHS Waivers in lieu of J1 Waivers for Psychiatry!

Please email your CV to Joe Mastov, Physician Recruiter, at mastovj@pagny.org

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

Apply for Attending Physician -Psychiatry - Geriatrics- Inpatient - North Central Bronx, Bronx, NY - Full Time

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly.
You do not need to create an account to apply for this job.
This application including your CV, if uploaded, will be sent directly to the employer.

Apply

Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

You will need a copy of your resume in either .doc, .docx, .pdf or .rtf format and no larger than 1MB


4000 characters left

Marketing Communication

We'd love to send you information about Jobs and Services from NEJM CareerCenter by email.

All emails will contain a link in the footer to enable you to unsubscribe at any time.


When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named recruiter, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on NEJM CareerCenter you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.

More searches like this