Medical Director - New Hampshire Hospital

Concord, New Hampshire
Sep 17, 2023
Position Type
Medical Director
New Hampshire Hospital - Concord, NH

Dartmouth Health's Department of Psychiatry, in a unique collaboration with the State of New Hampshire, seeks a full-time Medical Director. This position will be based primarily at New Hampshire Hospital, our affiliated state psychiatric facility, located in Concord, NH.

In this role, the Director of General Medical Services will lead a department comprised of primary care physicians and nurse practitioners, responsible for the diagnosis and management of co-morbid medical problems among psychiatric patients. There are opportunities to become involved in research, including services research focused on the development of innovative models for the delivery of mental health care.

The ideal candidate will be a skilled clinician, enthusiastic teacher, and leader, with a strong interest and experience in Primary Care and Psychiatry. Candidates should be board certified (or eligible) in Internal or Family Medicine with three years (or equivalent) experience. Academic rank at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth and salary will be commensurate with experience.

Dartmouth Health is highly dedicated to fostering a diverse and inclusive group of faculty, staff, and trainees to meet the vast needs of our community and patient populations. We are especially interested in applicants who are able to work effectively with and care for individuals from all backgrounds, including but not limited to: racial and ethnic minorities, women, individuals who identify with LGBTQ+ communities, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and/or individuals from lower income backgrounds. We invite applicants to state in their cover letter how their professional and/or life experiences prepare them to advance Dartmouth Health's commitments to diversity, equity, and inclusion

What Dartmouth Health has to offer you:
  • Established patient base
  • Collegial environment and referrals
  • Competitive compensation, benefits, and relocation
  • Dedicated CME time and funds

What New Hampshire has to offer you:
  • Unmatched quality of life
  • Four seasons and an outdoor lifestyle
  • Access to major cities and airports
  • Proximity to mountains and hiking trails
  • Driving distance to the seacoast/ocean
  • Abundance of local lakes for boating and swimming

Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center and Clinics are part of the Dartmouth Health system in northern New England. Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center was recently named the #1 hospital in New Hampshire by U.S. News & World Report , and we were also recognized by Forbes as America's Best in State Employer for the state of New Hampshire.

As the state's only Academic Medical Center and Level-I Trauma Center, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center provides some of the most sophisticated and technologically advanced tertiary care in the country. From our beautiful facilities and extraordinary employees to the majestic mountains and lakes of the Upper Valley of New Hampshire, you'll find a place where you can thrive, both personally and professionally.

Cover Letters should be addressed to:

Jeffrey Fetter, MD
Chief Medical Officer

New Hampshire Hospital

Required Licensure/Certifications

  • Board Certified/Board Eligible in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine
  • Must obtain and maintain a medical license in the states of New Hampshire

Dartmouth Health is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by law.