Consultation Liaison Psychiatrist in Reading, PA at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 12/30/2019

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Overview

Ranked in top 5% nationwide for patient safety; HealthGrades Distinguished Hospital Award; Academic Affiliation with Thomas Jefferson University; Level I Trauma Center; Busiest ED in Pennsylvania with 137,000 visits annually, including a 16-bed Pediatric Emergency Medicine Unit and a 10-bed Psychiatric Emergency Services Unit; Ranked in top 5% of hospitals nationally for financial accreditation.

Berks County offers excellent schools, colleges, parks, and a multitude of cultural, recreational, shopping and sporting attractions are in the vicinity. You will enjoy country living with easy accessibility to shore points, two airports and major metro areas, such as Philadelphia, Washington DC and New York City.



Job Summary

Reading Hospital, a 750-bed tertiary care facility located in West Reading, PA, is seeking a Board Eligible/Board Certified Consultation Liaison Psychiatrist.

Details for this full-time inpatient consultation position:

  • 40-bed, state-of-the-art psychiatric pavilion on Reading Hospital's main campus
  • Consulting Psychiatrist comes to assess any Reading Hospital inpatient with psychiatric need
  • 2 extenders will review each case before the physician arrives

Additional Psychiatric services offered by Tower Health, but not within this provider's job description, include: An 18-bed medical complexity unit, a 20-bed residential substance abuse detox and rehab, extensive outpatient services throughout Berks County, including partial hospitalization and an Assertive Community Treatment Program. Other services include Medication Assisted Treatment, Behavioral Medicine Pain Management, and a Senior Assessment Program.

We Offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • Educational loan assistance
  • Relocation assistance
  • Attractive physician incentive program
  • Generous CME stipends and time off
  • Claims-made malpractice insurance including tail coverage
  • 403b and 457b retirement plans with company match through Lincoln Financial
  • Excellent health/dental/vision benefits
  • Spousal job search support


Qualifications

MD or DO; Board Certified/Board Eligible in Adult Psychiatry.