Psychiatrist - Inpatient (SA197603)
Macon, Georgia Direct Hire Apr 12, 2019
PsychiatryThis Central Georgia mental health facility is seeking a board certified/board eligible Adult and/or Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist who will provide direct inpatient clinical care to individuals admitted to the recovery center. These patients experience symptoms of mental illness, addiction, co-occurring disorders, or developmental disabilities. The recovery center offers a full spectrum of evidence-based crisis stabilization treatments for behavioral health needs. Care is provided 24 hours a day, seven days per week, by professional and licensed staff. Clinical detoxification or psychiatric stabilization services are based on comprehensive assessments toward a plan to build an individualized foundation for ongoing recovery. Clinical need is continually assessed, with the person served an active contributor to the planning process. A local alternative to hospitalization, the 44-bed center includes two crisis stabilization units – one for adults and one for children and adolescents ages 5-14. Each specialized environment features unique supports focused on soothing, stabilizing, and strengthening individuals with behavioral health needs for return to a productive and meaningful life in the community. Day to day duties may include, but are not limited to: Provide psychiatric initial evaluation, ongoing assessments, and/or crisis assessments Provide patient education on diagnosis, medication, monitoring response to treatment and side effects of medication, informed consent, treatment adherence, and other individualized topics. Minimum Qualifications Graduate from a medical school recognized by AND an active Physician license granted by the Georgia composite state board of medical examiners AND certification in one of the following specialties: General Psychiatry Preferred Qualifications: At least 2 years of post-licensure psychiatric experience working with adults in a mental health setting. This facility is Central Georgia’s largest and most comprehensive provider of community-based mental health, chemical dependency and developmental disability treatment and supports. Mental health and addiction services include: outpatient psychiatry; individual, group, and family counseling; intensive outpatient/day services; residential short-term stabilization for detox or psychiatric crises; two extended residential addiction treatment sites; and other housing and supported employment for clients. Macon, home to musical legends the Allman Brothers Band, Little Richard, and Otis Redding offers many art and cultural activities for those with a love for Art, History and Science. Located in central Georgia, Macon offers the atmosphere of a small town with all of the amenities found in a larger city. Great restaurants, ample school opportunities to choose from and many desirable neighborhoods make Macon one of the great locations to live in the south. Ideally located in the center of the state, Macon is within a one-hour drive to Atlanta, ninety minutes from the North Georgia Mountains and a three hour drive to beaches. For more Information, please contact
Albany, Georgia Direct Hire May 1, 2017
PsychiatryThis southwest Georgia health system is seeking a board certified/board eligible Psychiatrist to join its medical staff. The new physician will join an employed practice with two current Psychiatrists. The health System is a not-for-profit integrated healthcare delivery system which serves more than 500,000 residents in Southwest Georgia. Our facilities, advanced medical technologies and treatments, as well as our highly qualified professionals, have distinguished us as a healthcare leader. More than 4,500 physicians, employees and volunteers who make up the system family, care for patients in 35 counties, keeping primary care close to home to give residents seamless and affordable health care. The flagship facility is a 691-bed teaching hospital, making it the region’s largest tertiary care provider. With hospitals in five communities, the system offers a full spectrum of care for residents in Southwest Georgia. Albany, GA has a population in excess of 77,000, making it the eighth-largest city in the state. It is located approximately halfway between Macon, GA and Tallahassee, FL.