Psychiatrist

  • Enloe Medical Center - Physician Group
  • 1531 Esplanade Chico California 95926 United States
  • Posted: Feb 01, 2017
Full-time Other

Job Description

Enloe Medical Center, a level II Trauma Center located in beautiful Northern California, is looking for a full-time Board Certified/Board Eligible Psychiatrist to join our team.
 
 
About the Practice:
 
The majority of our time is focused on our inpatient behavioral health patients, many of whom have medical conditions contributing to their psychiatric symptoms. Our census and work-load permit us to utilize psychotherapeutic interventions when appropriate and to provide thorough psychiatric evaluations. We provide consultation services in the main hospital and requests for this type of service are increasing.  Consequently, we are looking for third colleague to enable us to expand our services in Women’s Health, Psychosomatic Medicine, or Palliative Care, and a future Outpatient Clinic. We have an excellent team of nurses, social workers and support staff whom provide thoughtful and thorough inpatient psychiatric care.
  • Academically orientated community seeking a third Psychiatrist to join our Behavioral Health unit
  • Voluntary Adult Psychiatry inpatient unit
  • Licensed for 30 inpatient beds; our average census is 12 patients
  • Average length of stay is 4 days  
  • Hospitalists do medical H & P’s 
  • Call is compensated separately and shared with community psychiatrists.  Generally call is taken one week at a time, phone-based on week nights, with inpatient rounds Saturday & Sunday
  • Clinic hours are 9:00am to 5:00pm and Treatment Team daily at 9:30 a.m.
  • Consults in the main hospital, ED, and Neuro Rehab unit are compensated separately: we currently average 18 consults per month and expect this to increase
  • Generous Compensation Package
  • Collegial practice environment
  • Physician friendly dedicated hospital management team
Qualifications:
  • Board Certified/Board Eligible in Psychiatry
  • Fellowship trained in Psychiatry or Palliative Care preferred
  • Possess or eligible for California State License
 
Enloe Medical offers a full continuum of health services ranging from preventative education and outpatient services to acute care, behavioral health, inpatient rehabilitation and home health and hospice services. Serving more than 400,000 residents in a six-county region in Northern California, we provide quality, compassionate, cost-effective care to our patients. Enloe Medical Center is the largest medical center in the region, and is the only acute care facility in a city with a metropolitan population of over 100,000 people.
 
To learn more about our hospital and the City of Chico please check out the following resources:
 
http://www.enloe.org/careers
 
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