Inpatient Psychiatry

Northeast Georgia Health System, Inc.
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Northeast, GA  
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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 Health System is seeking to add an exceptional Psychiatrist to their growing team! Psychiatrists interested in inpatient practice with a passion for excellence in patient care and equally competent clinical skills should apply.

Education, Training, & Experience

  • MD or DO
  • Board Certified or Board Eligible in Psychiatry
  • Ability to obtain an active medical license in the state of Georgia
  • Functions well in a team environment, contributing to and supporting organizational goals and initiatives.
  • Desire to be part of a growing and high-volume psychiatry practice.

Behavioral Sciences Program Overview

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.

  • Full-time hospital-based position
  • Monday - Friday 8a-5p with "Call" requirements every 3rd weekend.
  • 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
  • EMR Platform - EPIC

Benefits of Working at Northeast Georgia Health System

  • Excellent Compensation and Benefits package
  • Sign-on Bonus & Relocation Available
  • Malpractice Coverage Provided
  • NGHS is a Teaching Hospital with a growing GME program
  • America’s 50 Best Hospitals – Healthgrades
  • Recognized in recent years as Georgia’s #1 Hospital for overall hospital care, overall surgical care, heart care, orthopedic surgery, women’s care and more
  • Thriving economy, low cost of living, and Award-Winning Schools
  • Endless Outdoor Activities including hiking, biking, and world-class water sports on Lake Lanier  
  • Short Commute only 45 minutes to Atlanta and 45 minutes to the North Georgia Mountains

Northeast Georgia Health System – Dramatically Different

Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG), one of the largest multi-specialty groups in Georgia, brings together more than 400+ talented physicians and advanced practitioners representing 30 specialties at over 70 locations. NGPG is affiliated with Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS), which serves more than 1,000,000 people in more than 13 counties across the region. As part of NGHS, patients of NGPG have a direct connection to Northeast Georgia Medical Center’s three hospital campuses in Gainesville, Braselton and Barrow County Learn more about our awarded services at www.nghs.com

For more information contact Marshall Poole, Physician Recruiter 770.219.6635, marshall.poole@nghs.com 

or visit NGPG Provider Recruitment at www.practicemedicinehere.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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