Lincoln Prairie Behavioral Health Center
Lincoln Prairie Behavioral Health Center is an 88-bed private behavioral health hospital providing treatment to Children and Adolescents. Our services include inpatient and outpatient programs for general and specialty psychiatric and substance abuse treatment issues. In addition we have summer programs for at risk children. All programs are staffed by highly trained and dedicated multidisciplinary treatment teams.
The patient care and work environment at Lincoln Prairie is collegial and there is great support in all clinical and administrative operations of the hospital. The hospital has academic affiliation with Southern Illinois University. Medical students, residents, and fellows rotate through programs. A very competitive compensation package including salary and benefits will be offered. Ideal candidates will be board eligible/board certified in Child Psychiatry.
Lincoln Prairie is in Springfield, Illinois. It is the capital of Illinois located 90 miles northeast of St. Louis and 200 miles southwest of Chicago. The area is easily accessible via major interstate and state roads. Springfield is home to numerous public and private schools as well is home and or host campus of several universities. There are more than 30 parks in the Springfield area for sports and recreational activities along with numerous arts cultural attractions. Government, trade, transportation and utilities, and health care are major business industries in Springfield.
Lincoln Prairie Behavioral Health is owned and operated by a subsidiary of Universal Health Services (UHS) one of the nation’s largest and most respected hospital management companies. The website can be accessed at the main UHS website by following links on the Behavioral Facilities list.