Inpatient Psychiatry

Northeast Georgia Health System, Inc.
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Facility: Northeast Georgia Health System, Inc. 
Address: 743 Spring Street 
Gainesville, GA 30501 
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Specialty: Psychiatry : Inpatient 
Candidate Type: MD, DO 
Visas Accepted: No J1 or H1
Loan Repayment: Not Specified
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Northeast Georgia Physicians Group

Inpatient Psychiatry

Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG), an affiliate of Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS), is currently recruiting an Inpatient Psychiatrist for our Behavioral Sciences program.

Located on the main campus of Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC), Laurelwood (54 beds)provides a broad range of services for adolescents and adults experiencing mental health or substance abuse problems.  Laurelwood offers a variety of treatment options including: detoxification, inpatient treatment, day partial treatment, intensive outpatient treatment and aftercare support.

 

Opportunity Details:

  •         Coverage for bedded patients at Laurelwood.
  •         8am-5pm Monday – Friday & every third weekend.
  •         Coverage includes admissions, H&Ps, daily rounding and discharge.
  •         Substance Abuse and General Psychiatry
  •         Short Term – Average patient stay is 4-5 days

 

Requirements:

  •         Support to system intake department for appropriate disposition of patients presenting in the Emergency Departments.
  •         Work collaboratively with the system Consult Liaison to insure seamless coverage of patients with coexisting Psychiatric conditions, in person in Gainesville and through tele-psychiatry at Braselton and Barrow campuses.

Northeast Georgia Medical Center, (NGMC) is a 557-bed regional referral center located in Gainesville, Georgia providing a wide array of healthcare services complemented by a medical staff of over 900 members that represent a vast range of primary care and sub-specialty physicians.

Healthgrades has named Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) one of America’s 50 Best Hospitals for 2018 and only one of two hospitals in Georgia to get this honor. Also, NGHS has been named one of "Metro Atlanta’s Top 100 Workplaces" by the Atlanta Journal Constitution (AJC) for 2011 - 2017.

For more information, please contact NGPG Provider Recruitment at ngpgproviderrecruitment@nghs.com

About Northeast Georgia Health System

Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS) is a not-for-profit community health system dedicated to improving the health and quality of life of the people of Northeast Georgia.  Through the services of a medical staff of more than 900+ physicians, the residents of Northeast Georgia enjoy access to the state's finest and most comprehensive medical services.

Healthgrades has named Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) one of America’s 50 Best Hospitals for 2018 and only one of two hospitals in Georgia to get this honor. Also, NGHS has been named one of "Metro Atlanta’s Top 100 Workplaces" by the Atlanta Journal Constitution (AJC) for 2011 - 2017.

 Northeast Georgia Medical Center's expert level of care has been recognized on a national and statewide level including:

  • Number one in Georgia and top 5% in the nation for Cardiac Care
  • Accredited with Commendation by the American College of Surgeons' Commission on Cancer for Cancer Care
  • CARF-accreditation for inpatient rehabilitation including stroke specialty care certification, one of the first in the nation
  • American Society of Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence certification, and the first hospital in Georgia to offer gastric bypass surgery using the da Vinci robotic surgical system.

    •Georgia’s #1 Heart Hospital

    •Georgia’s #1 Surgery Hospital

    •Georgia’s #1 Orthopedic Surgery Hospital

    •Georgia’s #1 Vascular Surgery Hospital

    •Georgia’s #1 Women’s Hospital

    •Georgia’s #1 Neurological Hospital

    •Georgia’s #1 Pulmonary Hospital

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