1+ months
2018-04-302018-08-31

Child/Adolescent Psychiatrist

The Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Pennsylvania
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Jobs Rated
    69th

In conjunction with the expansion of our pediatric inpatient and partial hospitalization services, the Department of Psychiatry at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is seeking a child/adolescent psychiatrist to work in the outpatient setting at the Hershey Medical Center or the Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute (PPI), our clinical partner located just minutes from our Hershey campus.  Primary clinical focus is working with children and adolescents in the outpatient setting but opportunities for care across the lifespan in a variety of settings exist if interested. This is a full time position that includes a faculty appointment within the Department of Psychiatry at the Penn State College of Medicine.  Ample opportunities for teaching medical trainees of all levels exist, as well as the capacity for other scholarly and administrative activities. There are minimal on-call requirements with additional compensation for extra call.

We are a growing, vibrant department in a strong academic medical center.  We host specialty clinical and research programs, including research that crosses the translational spectrum.  Our educational programs include adult psychiatry residency, child fellowship, psychology internship, externship and post-doctoral fellows.  We have a strong collaboration with basic and clinical science in other neuroscience disciplines across several Penn State campuses.

With our clinical partner, the Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute, the Department staffs several outpatient and partial hospital programs for children and adults, 89 inpatient beds, ECT and other neuromodulation services, specialty sleep and eating-disorders programs, and expanding psychiatric consultation and integrated care programs for Hershey Medical Center.

Board eligibility in child and adolescent psychiatry is required with certification within 6 years of hire. 

Successful candidates should have strong teaching as well as clinical skills and, optimally, potential for scientific and scholarly achievement. We offer an attractive compensation package commensurate with qualifications.  Tenure-track positions are possible.

Central Pennsylvania fosters a delightful quality of life, with ready access to major metropolitan areas like D.C., Baltimore, Philadelphia, and NYC, while placing you in a picturesque and historic environment, with superb schools and varied recreation. 

For consideration, send your CV to:

Jenna Spangler, Physician Recruiter

Email: jspangler2@pennstatehealth.psu.edu

The Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce. Equal Opportunity Employer – M/W/V/D

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Pennsylvania

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Psychiatrist
69th2018 - Psychiatrist
Overall Rating: 69/220
Median Salary: $127,650

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Stress
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Growth
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