We invite a BC/BE Psychiatrist to join a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry practice consisting of four collegial Psychiatrists and three Advanced Practice Clinicians. The group is supported by counselors, social workers and nurses. This position will share responsibility for a 13 bed inpatient unit, a partial hospitalization program, outpatient clinics and consultations for department of pediatrics. We are offering competitive salary, outstanding benefits, and an academic appointment with our medical school partner - the University of South Florida.
We are growing the Department of Psychiatry which currently comprises more than 20 Psychiatrists and 120 mental health professionals. LVHN Behavioral Health provides a full continuum of care in behavioral health from emergency evaluation to intensive care, partial hospitalization, outpatient follow-up, homecare and skilled nursing facility consultation.
Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) is a nonprofit community hospital system with over 1,300 beds across 5 full service hospital campuses, 160 practices and 1,500 medical staff providers. U.S. News & World Report has ranked LVHN among America’s Top Hospitals for 21 consecutive years and currently has two of our hospital campuses ranked in the top 20 hospitals in the state of Pennsylvania. We are dedicated to learning and have 20 fully accredited, free standing residency and fellowship programs while providing an innovative medical school program. Our nursing staff recently achieved its fourth consecutive Magnet status designation.
We are located in the beautiful Lehigh Valley, a fast growing region in eastern Pennsylvania comprised of three mid-sized cites surrounded by suburban neighborhoods with over 700,000 residents. The area has a moderate cost of living, outstanding public and private school systems, ten colleges and universities, and an abundance of cultural and recreational offerings including two symphonies, summer music festivals, an art museum, and minor league sport teams. Just a 60 min drive north of Philadelphia and 90 min drive west of New York City.
Email CV to the attention our new Chairman of the Department of Psychiatry – Edward Norris, MD c/o Mark.Payson@LVHN.org or call (484) 862-3205. Visit our website at www.LVHN.org