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Physician - Psychiatry Job in West Reading, PA

Inpatient Psychiatrist Opportunity in Southeastern PA!

Tower Health West Reading, PA 19611
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  • 08/02/2019
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Reading Hospital, a 750-bed tertiary care facility located in West Reading, PA, is seeking Board Eligible/Board Certified Adult Psychiatrists to help serve a population of over 400,000.

Details for this full-time inpatient position:

  • 40-bed, state-of-the-art psychiatric pavilion on Reading Hospital's main campus
  • 2 floors, 20-beds on each floor
  • 3 Physicians a 1 Nurse Practitioner cover the unit daily
  • 12 patient cap for physicians
  • 8 hours of rounding per day
  • All private rooms; Open area for lunch and crafts next to nurses station (full visibility)

Additional Psychiatric services offered by Tower Health, but not within this provider's job description, include: An 18-bed medical complexity unit, a 20-bed residential substance abuse detox and rehab, a dedicated C/L service, extensive outpatient services throughout Berks County, including partial hospitalization and an Assertive Community Treatment Program. Other services include Medication Assisted Treatment, Behavioral Medicine Pain Management, and a Senior Assessment Program.

We Offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • Educational loan assistance
  • Relocation assistance
  • Attractive physician incentive program
  • Generous CME stipends and time off
  • Claims-made malpractice insurance including tail coverage
  • 403b and 457b retirement plans with company match through Lincoln Financial
  • Excellent health/dental/vision benefits
  • Spousal job search support

Reading Hospital is the largest hospital within Tower Health and is committed to advancing health and transforming lives of the people we serve. Through physician and staff commitment, we have established a culture of collaboration, professionalism, transparency and responsibility that allows us to deliver high-quality care through evidence-based medicine. Established as The Reading Dispensary in 1868, the 750+ bed Reading Hospital has since expanded into a leader in tertiary care for this region of Pennsylvania. As an Academic teaching hospital, residencies include Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, OB/GYN, and Podiatry.

About Us:

  • Main West Reading campus is located in scenic Berks County
  • 750+ acute beds, 22-building complex on 36 suburban acres
  • Busiest emergency department in Pennsylvania with over 137,000 visits per year
  • Level I Trauma Center
  • Over 3,500 births annually; high-risk pre- and post-natal care; IVF and fertility services
  • Level III NICU
  • Miller Regional Heart Center - including cardiac surgery
  • McGlinn Cancer Institute - recently recertified by the Commission on Cancer with a gold rating and reaccredited by the Quality Oncology Practice Initiative (QOPI®) Certification Program
  • Future site of Drexel University College of Medicine Branch Campus; Expected opening: 2021
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