The WellSpan Philhaven Center for Autism and Developmental Disabilities (CADD) is seeking a board eligible/board certified child and adolescent psychiatrist to join our dynamic multidisciplinary team in Lancaster, PA. This is a chance to join the country's largest behavioral health not for profit organization.
WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization is comprised of a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,000 providers, a home care organization, six respected hospitals, more than 15,000 employees and 130 patient care locations.
Highlights about employment as an Autism - Outpatient Child/Adolescent Psychiatrist with WellSpan Philhaven:
This outpatient position involves the psychiatric care of individuals with autism and developmental disabilities. We emphasize a team approach to care, active collaboration with primary care and subspecialty medical colleagues and the development of new models of lifelong care for this vulnerable population. Candidates need not have established expertise with this population but a strong desire to learn and collaborate.
CADD is a large multidisciplinary outpatient and community based program which provides ongoing care to children, adolescents and adults with autism and intellectual disabilities. CADD pioneering work emphasizes family-centered, evidence-based longitudinal care, advocacy, training, and consultative services. We are actively developing integrated care models as part of a large regional health system. CADD offers a supportive, rigorous, rich professional culture and is committed to developing the next generation of ASD/ID professionals. CADD is only one of eleven centers of its kind in the United States.
Our physicians are typically scheduled to work M-F 8-5 at the CADD with persons of all ages who experience some form of autism, participating in all areas of treatment along with a team of a nurse case manager (solely dedicated to team duties), a case worker, and therapist (s). Physicians provide 6-7 hours of patient contact per day. Evaluations average about 1 hour and medication management appointments are 20-30 minutes.
$255,000 guaranteed salary, sign on bonus and educational loan repayment
5 weeks of time off + 6 holidays
Health, life and disability insurance
Retirement savings plan with employer automatic contribution and employer match
WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization is comprised of a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,000 physicians and advanced practice clinicians, a home care organization, six respected hospitals, more than 15,000 employees, and 130 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charit...able, mission-driven organization, committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities.
WellSpan Health facilities are located in York, Adams, Lancaster and Lebanon counties, which offer an ideal living environment to match the quality of work-life balance you’re seeking. Our communities offer abundant outdoor and cultural activities, including restaurants, theatre, golf courses, hiking trails, water sports, and historic tours. The communities are a short drive from several, large metropolitan areas including the Baltimore/DC metro area and Philadelphia.
If you value a strong sense of community, the more palatable pace of suburban living, and the convenience of a workplace close to home, you’ll realize the advantages of considering WellSpan Health as part of your future.
The WellSpan Medical Group is a large multi-specialty group that employs more than 1,000 physicians and advanced practice clinicians in over 130 locations across south central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. Working together and connected through a sophisticated electronic health record, these experts offer care and treatment for conditions that range from simple to complex – from the common cold to orthopedic injuries, neurologic problems and cardiovascular disease. The WellSpan Medical Group is proud of their culture of transparency, collaborative environment and strong commitment to physician leadership within their group.