Exciting Opportunity to Create Child Psych Program in NW PA
Meadville Medical Center is currently recruiting a BC/BE Child Psychiatrist
to build a program in a community with a great and growing need. The current
psych practice has 3 busy adult psychiatrists. Closest child psychiatrist
is a 45-minute drive, so the community need is tremendous. The position
can be 100% outpatient child/adolescent psychiatry and/or could include
a mix of child psych and in/outpatient adult psych.
The inpatient mental health facility currently has twenty adult beds with
an opportunity of expansion to include eight additional beds. The staff
is productive and easy to get along with, providing a comfortable, progressive
atmosphere for the physician.
Candidate should be well trained and ready to apply for or already possess
their Pennsylvania state medical license. Clean background and excellent
communication skills required.
Employment package for the ideal candidate includes:
- Generous Base Salary + incentives program
- Up to $100k in Educational Loan repayment
- Signing Bonus
- Paid Moving Expenses
- Full family health benefits
- Paid medical malpractice insurance
- Paid vacation and CME time/allowance
Meadville Medical Center is a 235-bed independent community hospital located
in beautiful northwestern Pennsylvania. It is the sole community provider
for a population of 100,000 with a medical staff of over 140 physicians
representing 37 medical and surgical specialties. Meadville, PA is conveniently
located 45-minutes from Erie, 1.5 hours from Pittsburgh and 2 hours from
Cleveland and Buffalo. Meadville Medical Center has received numerous
awards for the quality medicine it practices and the community value it
offers. In fact, Consumer Reports ranked Meadville Medical Center as one
of the leaders in the nation for Hospital and Patient Safety.
Meadville is a great place to raise a family. It’s safe with a low
cost of living. It’s suburban living without the hassles of a big
city. Noted for outdoor recreation, residents participate in outdoor activities
while enjoying the beauty of all four seasons. The area boasts a numbers
of lakes including Woodcock, Tamarack, Pymatuning and Conneaut Lake, the
deepest natural lake in Pennsylvania and only a ten minute drive of downtown.
Allegheny College, a highly respected liberal arts institution founded
here in 1815, provides many cultural and education opportunities. Allegheny
College and Edinboro University collaborate with Meadville schools to
provide opportunities of advanced placement credits.
Visit our website at
www.mmchs.org to learn more about our Medical Center and
www.visitcrawford.org for more information regarding the community.