Psychiatrist - Child and Adolescent Outpatient Practice in Maine
Northern Light Health
Location: Bangor, Maine
Type: Full Time
Required Education: MD/DO
Mental Health/Social Services
Hospital, Public and Private
Internal Number: 70836
Northern Light Acadia Hospital is seeking a BC/BE Psychiatrist to join our
Child and Adolescent Ambulatory team in Bangor, Maine!
This physician will work in conjunction with the Vice President of Medical Affairs, the Chief of Service, and the Unit Administrator to coordinate his/her working schedule to ensure the continuity of patient services.
Coordinate with the Access staff and Unit Administrator to admit patients, perform diagnostic evaluations, and monitor all medical related patient issues
Work with the Unit Administrator and clinical staff to develop and maintain the Unit's treatment philosophy
Provide night, weekend and holiday coverage as required
Must be generally familiar with hospital operations, policies and procedures, and clinical placement criteria
Position responsibilities will include direct patient care, teaching and clinical supervisory responsibilities
Inpatient and Hospital Rounding call opportunities for additional compensation in adult and pediatrics
Schedule: 5 days a week (7:00 am - 3:00 pm, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm, or 10:00 am - 6:00 pm)
Northern Light Acadia Hospital is an acute care, regional psychiatric hospital in Bangor, Maine that is a leader in the provision of tele-psychiatry services, including consultations to regional emergency departments and primary care practices. Northern Light Acadia Hospital offers innovative programming in the form of a behavioral home health, integrated behavioral healthcare in primary care practices, and a mood and memory clinic, which is involved in multiple clinical trials for promising Alzheimer's medications. Other available services include individual therapy, intensive outpatient treatment, ECT, ketamine, inpatient psychiatric treatment and an observation unit. The hospital is the sole corporate member of Northern Light Acadia Healthcare that provides a substance use disorder treatment program, case management services, and other outpatient mental health services in Penobscot, Waldo, and Knox counties.
Bangor, Maine is a vibrant small city with easy access to Maine's spectacular coast, mountains, and lakes. Schools rank among New England's best with the flagship campus of the University of Maine located in the neighboring town of Orono. Bangor serves as the regional hub for medicine, the arts, and commerce. Bangor International Airport offers direct and one-stop service to most major destinations.
Why Northern Light Acadia Hospital?
Robust Compensation and Benefits Package
Student Loan Reimbursement Programs
Sign on Bonus
Flexible Schedules and Exceptional Work/Life Balance
Generous PTO benefits
Leadership and Teaching Opportunities
Stipends Available for Certain Board Certifications
If you are interested in this opportunity, please contact:
Northern Light Acadia Hospital is an acute care, regional psychiatric hospital in Bangor, Maine. The hospital is the sole corporate member of Northern Light Acadia Healthcare that provides a substance use disorder treatment program, case management services, and other outpatient mental health services in Penobscot, Waldo, and Knox counties.
Successes and Initiatives:
Bangor Region Chamber of Commerce 2014 Non-Profit of the Year, and the first psychiatric Magnet Hospital in the nation in 2003
Sponsor of Challenge Day youth empowerment program in area schools, and executive producer of the award-winning adolescent anxiety/depression short feature film, "The Road Back"
• Leader in the provision of tele-psychiatry services, including consultations to regional emergency departments and primary care practices
• Offers innovative programming in the form of a behavioral health home, integrated behavioral healthcare in primary care practices, and a geriatric mood and memory clinic, which is involved in multiple clinical trials for promising Alzheimer’s medications
Programs of Excellence
• Accredited by Joint Commission
• Adult and youth medication management
• Ad...ult individual and group therapy
• Adult intensive outpatient program
• Behavioral/medical integration
• CBT pain management program
• Community outreach programs
• Comprehensive youth and adult inpatient mental health treatment services
• Expanded youth outpatient programs: Summer Treatment Program
• Outpatient geriatric mental health and neuropsychiatry
• Pediatric day treatment
• Psychiatric observation unit
• Tobacco free workplace