Nurse Practitioner - Psychiatry Opportunity

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Facility: St. Peter's Health Partners - Samaritan Hospital 
Address:  
Troy, NY 12180 
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Opportunity Criteria
Specialty: Psychiatry 
Candidate Type: MD, DO 
Visas Accepted: No J1 or H1
Loan Repayment: Not Specified
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OPPORTUNITY HIGHLIGHTS

St. Peters Health Partners and Samaritan Hospital have an excellent full time employment opportunity for a Board Certified Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner with experience or interest in Geriatric Psychiatry to join a highly regarded and long-standing inpatient program located in Troy, New York.

Samaritan Hospital, located in Troy, NY, is seeking a full time Geriatric Nurse Practitioner for its Inpatient service. Samaritan offers a comprehensive program in behavioral health that includes Inpatient services across 3 units, one of which is a geriatric unit with 20 beds. This unit is a warm, attractive, homelike environment that offers both private and semiprivate rooms. An interdisciplinary team provides specialized care to meet the medical, psychiatric and social needs of the older adult.

This opportunity is available for 2017/2018 placement and will join a team of counselors, therapists, psychiatrists, case managers, and nurses in providing compassionate care to patients. The Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner will work collaboratively with a full time Psychiatrist covering a 20 bed inpatient unit census.

Candidates interested in this opportunity should possess excellent clinical skills, communication skills, and a strong commitment to providing excellent care that is team oriented.

Additional required qualifications include:

Successful completion of an NP program

  • NP Certification
  • Master’s Degree
  • State of New York License
  • Board Certified in Psychiatry

Preference will be shown to candidates with previous experience, however new graduates are encouraged to apply.

This is an exciting opportunity for a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner to enjoy excellent colleagues, strong system practice support and a physician friendly environment as a member of an interdisciplinary treatment team at Samaritan Hospital.


RECRUITMENT PACKAGE

St. Peter’s Health Partners offers a comprehensive salary and compensation package that includes:

  • Competitive salary
  • Excellent benefits; including health/vision/dental insurances
  • Paid malpractice, including post-SPHP employment tail coverage
  • CME time & expense allowance
  • Paid time away from the practice
  • 2 part retirement savings program with employer matching program
  • Relocation assistance is available
  • Starting bonus may be available

ABOUT THE FACILITY

St. Peter’s Health Partners, the region’s largest private-sector employer, with more than 12,500 employees, has more than 125 locations across seven counties. The system has an annual budget of nearly $1.1 billion. St. Peter’s Health Partners was created on October 1, 2011 by the merger of Northeast Health, St. Peter’s Health Care Services, and Seton Health. The merger created the region’s largest and most comprehensive not-for-profit network of high-quality and advanced medical care, primary care, rehabilitation, and senior services.

These state-of-the-art services and programs are provided through Albany Memorial and St. Peter’s Hospitals in Albany, NY; Samaritan and St. Mary’s Hospitals in Troy, NY; Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital in Schenectady, NY; and The Eddy system of continuing care and The Community Hospice.

Samaritan Hospital - A community hospital with a 238-bed capacity, Samaritan offers a vast range of services, including critical care, ambulatory surgery, maternity, cancer care, women's health and behavioral health services.

COMMUNITY DESCRIPTION

Troy, New York – is an urban treasure located in the Capital District. The City’s rich history and eclectic energy has attracted people from across the nation and around the world. It offers the convenience and accessibility of urban living with a friendly, small town feel. The City’s affordable properties draw new residents from all walks of life: urban pioneers who enjoy living and working in Troy's beautiful, historic buildings; college students who come for a world-class education and decide to stay, and business owners seeking a real sense of community.

Capital District, New York – includes the cities of Albany, Schenectady and Troy and the surrounding areas, including Clifton Park and Saratoga Springs.

The Capital Region has excellent year-round outdoor recreation available, including excellent golf, water-sports of all kinds, camping, hiking, and great downhill skiing and snowboarding. It offers a wealth of cultural offerings and activities, including several renowned museums and theaters, fine dining, and a year-round events calendar full with music and sporting events.

Excellent public and private schools are available, as are affordable homes and reasonable taxes. This region is a part of New York's Tech Valley and is abound with Higher education opportunities. The Capital District is a short drive to the scenic Adirondack, Berkshire, and Catskill Mountains.

Centrally located, Albany is less than three hours from New York City and Boston. Come find out why Forbes Magazine lists Albany as one of “America’s Most Innovative Cities”, and one of “America’s Best Places to Raise a Family” and why Brookings has described Albany as one of its “Strongest Performing Metro Areas” and Portfolio.com calls Albany one of its “Best Markets for Young Adults.”

To learn more about the Capital Region visit www.albany.org, www.albany.com, www.techvalley.com, www.renscochamber.com , www.visittroyny.com 

ABOUT TRINITY HEALTH

Trinity Health is one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation. We serve people and communities in 22 states from coast to coast with more than 90 hospitals and 120 continuing care facilities – including home care, hospice, PACE and senior living facilities and programs that provide nearly two million visits annually. Trinity Health employs more than 131,000 colleagues, including 5,300 employed physicians.

Our mission: We, Trinity Health, serve together in the spirit of the Gospel as a compassionate and transforming healing presence within our communities. We support this mission by living our core values of Reverence, Commitment to Those Who are Poor, Justice, Stewardship, and Integrity. Committed to recruiting talented physicians, we are looking for physicians who share our values and want to help us fulfill the health care needs of the communities we serve.

At Trinity Health, we value the physician relationship and focus on partnering with our physicians. Whether you are a practicing physician looking to relocate or a medical resident, we offer opportunities with the flexibility to fit your individual needs. If you would like to be part of Trinity Health, we encourage you to explore this opportunity at www.trinity-health.org.

If you are interested in this opportunity and would like to submit your CV, please email backkg@trinity-health.org  or call Trinity Health Physician Recruitment at (734) 343-2300.

Contact Information
Contact: Katrina Back 
Phone: 734-343-2300
Fax: 312-957-3700 
E-mail: Click here to e-mail.
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