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Psychiatrist, Unit Chief Adult/Geriatric Inpatient Unit CT

Olesky Associates
New Haven, Connecticut, 06511, United States
January 07, 2019


Established, Academically Affiliated Hospital is seeking an experienced Psychiatrist to provide direct clinical care and leadership on a 20 bed older adult unit. This unit provides acute psychiatric care to adults aged 55 and older. The population comprises the full range of psychiatric illnesses, including depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, and dementia with behavioral disturbance.

The position involves providing direct clinical care, directing the work of an APRN, and providing leadership for the unit, including staff development, regulatory readiness, quality improvement initiatives, and participating in program development.

Hospital offers a competitive compensation package, with full benefits. Academic appointment at the appropriate rank can be arranged if interested.

We take pride in our diverse and talented staff, including a cadre of compassionate clinicians, inter-disciplinary teams of talented investigators, and numerous committed and dedicated teachers as well as a network of able alumni who remain vital to our missions.

The successful candidate will be Board Certified in Adult Psychiatry; Fellowship training in Geriatric Psychiatry strongly preferred. Several years of post-residency experience is also strongly preferred.