The Department of Psychiatry at North Shore Medical Center (NSMC) – Salem Hospital, in affiliation with Massachusetts General Hospital (Mass General), has an outstanding opportunity for a full-time or part-time BC/BE psychiatrist to lead an outpatient geriatric team. Board certification in geriatric psychiatry is desired but not required, depending on the candidate’s skill set and interests.
The position includes leading a geriatric psychiatry outpatient team, supervision of Nurse Practitioners, outpatient consultation to PCP practices, and psychopharmacology evaluation and treatment. The continuum of care includes a 30-bed inpatient geriatric psychiatry unit in the Epstein Center for Behavioral Health, a newly renovated 120 bed psychiatric facility at NSMC - Salem Hospital.
The Department of Psychiatry at Mass General is consistently ranked among the best in the nation by U.S. News and World Report and works with NSMC - Salem Hospital as a community partner. There are multiple opportunities for teaching on-site, and a Tufts Medical School faculty appointment is available for physicians who participate in medical student teaching. There are also educational and research educational and research opportunities on-site, as well as at Mass General and Harvard Medical School for the appropriate interested candidate.
Salaries are extremely competitive. Evening and weekend call are very reasonable and provide significant additional compensation.
Salem is located on the North Shore of Massachusetts, only 15 miles north of Boston. This region features all the advantages of proximity to a wonderful metropolitan area.
Applicants with relevant experience will be considered. North Shore Medical Center is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Minorities and women are strongly encouraged to apply. Pre-employment drug screening is required.