Medical Director, New Adolescent Unit in SE MO

Horizon Health
Facility: Horizon Health 
Sikeston, MO  
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Opportunity Criteria
Specialty: Psychiatry 
Candidate Type: MD, DO 
Visas Accepted: J1 or H1
Loan Repayment: Not Specified
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Opportunity Details

Horizon Health is  seeking a Psychiatrist to be the Medical Director on a brand new 15-bed Adolescent Psychiatric unit in the Missouri Delta Medical Center, a  Med/Surg hospital in Southeast Missouri.  Be in on the beginning of a new program and help mold and develop it along with huge support from the hospital and management company.  Position can be inpatient; or inpatient and outpatient. This unit is slated to open the end of 2019 but if interested and not available until 2020, the hospital can make a temporary arrangement with someone to work on the unit until their permanent Psychiatrist can start working in 2020.

Sikeston, MO is in southeast MO near Cape Girardeau, and is close to KY and TN. This area is a designated underserved area so this position is also available for J1 / H1B Visa Psychiatrists. Located in the Delta Regional Authority. J1 Waivers can also be obtained through the DRA as well as the state.

The airport in Cape Girardeau has direct flights to Chicago if this is of interest.

About Horizon Health


Horizon Health is the nation’s leader in the provision and management of psychiatric and physical rehabilitation contract management services in general acute care hospitals nationwide. 


Horizon is committed to doing what is best for our patients and our customers in our programs and services. At Horizon, we build long-lasting relationships with our patients and their families, with the communities served by our facilities and programs, and with the administration of our client hospitals.

About The Opportunity

You'll take home great memories from our Historic Downtown, the Historic Depot, Lambert's Cafe and many other attractions. Our diverse shopping venues include the Sikeston Factory Outlet Mall, specialty shops and antique galleries. Enjoy golf, racing and fun family activities. Downtown Sikeston is home to century-old structures that now house many retail shops, restaurants and other businesses. The historic Methodist Church Columns - a landmark of six majestic pillars - are a stately reminder of the city's religious heritage and the beautiful First Methodist Church which was built in 1879 and tragically destroyed by fire in 1968. The city's oldest park, Malone Park, is also located downtown and is the site of numerous outdoor weddings each year.

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Contact: Terry Good 
Phone: 804-684-5661
Fax: 804-684-5663 
E-mail: Click here to e-mail.
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