Geriatric Psychiatrist in Boston, MA

Steward Carney Hospital
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Facility: Steward Carney Hospital 
Address: 2100 Dorchester Avenue 
Dorchester, MA 02124 
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Specialty: Psychiatry : Geriatric 
Candidate Type: MD, DO 
Visas Accepted: No J1 or H1
Loan Repayment: Not Specified
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Geriatric Psychiatrist Needed in Boston, MA

Carney Hospital, in the Dorchester neighborhood of Boston, MA, seeks a BC/BE Geriatric Psychiatrist for our very busy, 16-bed, geriatric inpatient unit. 

The new state-of-the-art facility has been designed to meet the specific and unique needs of adults ages 55 and older. Our dedicated multidisciplinary team of geriatric specialists works with the patient, family, and referring health care professionals to develop a course of treatment that promotes recovery for a variety of acute behavioral health conditions, including:

  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar illness
  • Psychotic disorders

The program offers an array of therapeutic activities, including pet therapy, music therapy, and groups geared to preserving function and optimizing the patient’s well-being.

Carney Hospital in Dorchester, Massachusetts, has proudly served the City of Boston and neighboring communities since 1863. As a member of Steward Health Care, the largest fully integrated community care organization in New England, Carney Hospital is a 159-bed acute care hospital with more than 300 physicians and delivers quality care to approximately 37,000 patients annually. An affiliate of the Tufts University School of Medicine, Carney Hospital is a teaching hospital, training physicians in both internal medicine and family medicine. Carney Hospital provides Boston, Quincy and surrounding communities with convenient, local access to quality primary care, emergency medicine and a range of specialties and subspecialties, including critical care, family medicine, cardiology, neurology, oncology, orthopedics, ambulatory care, and adolescent, adult and geriatric psychiatry.

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, or would like to apply, please contact: 

Dave Rezendes
Senior Physician Recruitment Specialist
Steward Health Care
Phone: 781-551-5640
Email: david.rezendes@steward.org  

All inquiries will remain confidential. 

Steward Health Care is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

About Steward Carney Hospital


Carney Hospital
is a member of Steward Health Care, the largest fully integrated community care organization in New England. Carney Hospital is a community teaching hospital committed to the values of compassion, accountability, respect and excellence. Our reputation for clinical expertise and physician excellence and our strengths in key medical specialties are the reasons we are a teaching hospital for Tufts University School of Medicine. That means, while health care's new leaders are being trained by the best, our patients are being cared for by the best, too.

About Steward Health Care

 

Steward Health Care, the largest private, for-profit hospital operator in the United States, is a physician-led health care services organization committed to providing the highest quality of care in the communities where patients live. Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, Steward operates 38 community hospitals in the United States and the country of Malta, that regularly receive top awards for quality and safety. The company employs approximately 40,000 health care professionals. The Steward network includes more than 25 urgent care centers, 42 preferred skilled nursing facilities, substantial behavioral health services, over 7,300 beds under management, and approximately 1.5 million full risk covered lives through the company's managed care and health insurance services. The total number of paneled lives within Steward's integrated care network is projected to reach 3 million in 2018.

Steward's unique health care service delivery model leverages technology, innovation, and care coordination to keep patients healthier. With a culture that prioritizes agility, resourcefulness, and continuous improvement, Steward is recognized as one of the world’s leading accountable care organizations. The Steward Health Care Network includes thousands of physicians who help to provide more than 12 million patient encounters per year. Steward Medical Group, the company's employed physician group, provides more than 4 million patient encounters per year. The Steward Hospital Group operates hospitals in Malta and states across the U.S. including Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, and Utah.

Additional information is available at www.steward.org.

 

All inquiries will remain confidential.

 

Steward Health Care is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

 

About Dorchester, MA


Dorchester
is Boston's largest and most populated neighborhood. Each section of Dorchester has a distinct ethnic, racial, and socioeconomic compositions.

Boston, first incorporated as a town in 1630, and as a city in 1822, is one of America's oldest cities, with a rich economic and social history. What began as a homesteading community eventually evolved into a center for social and political change. Boston has since become the economic and cultural hub of New England.

As the region's hub, Boston is home to over 617,000 residents, many institutions of higher education, some of the world's finest inpatient hospitals, and numerous cultural and professional sports organizations.

Boston-based jobs, primarily within the finance, health care, educational, and service areas, numbered nearly 660,000 in 2002. Millions of people visit Boston to take in its historic neighborhoods, attend cultural or sporting events, and conduct business.

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Contact: David Rezendes 
Phone: 781-551-5640
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