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 regional medical center with a service
area of 100,000 offering our community members the highest quality medical
treatment and patient care. We have a medical staff of over 140 representing
37 medical and surgical specialties. With the recent completion of our
surgical services facilities, MMC boasts 12 state-of-the-art surgical
suites as well as a newly renovated 28 bed ambulatory surgery center in
addition to our 16 bed inpatient surgery center.
Teaching opportunities are available through our Osteopathic Family and
Manipulative Medicine residency program.
The acute care facility provides the newest technology for diagnostic,
surgical, obstetrical and emergency services; while the non-acute facility
offers inpatient mental health, drug and alcohol rehab, transitional care
and a comprehensive pain management clinic. Our radiology department features
state of the art equipment and physicians well trained in interventional
procedures. In the spring of 2008, Meadville Medical Center opened the
Yolanda G. Barco Oncology Institute, an exceptional comprehensive cancer
care facility that has been designed around the concept of treating the
whole person mind, body and spirit. In February, 2010, The Women’s
Diagnostic Center opened and boasts cutting edge digital mammography and
MRI guided biopsies.
Meadville Medical Center services most of Crawford County and is located
in close proximity to Pittsburgh, Buffalo and Cleveland. With a rich and
diverse history, the picturesque downtown district of Meadville is listed
on the National Register of Historic places. Noted for outdoor recreation,
Crawford County boasts six lakes, several state parks and woodlands that
offer year-round recreation including hunting, fishing, skiing, power
and sail boating. Dozens of local golf courses in the area take advantage
the stunning hills and various landscapes. Allegheny College, a private
liberal arts college, is located in Meadville and adds a significant cultural
and educational facet to the community. With beautiful and varied residential
neighborhoods, excellent public and private school systems and churches
of most denominations, Meadville is truly a great place to live.