Dartmouth-Hitchcock's Department of Psychiatry, in a unique collaboration with the State of New Hampshire, seeks a full-time Inpatient Psychiatrist. This position will be based primarily at New Hampshire Hospital, our affiliated state psychiatric facility, located in Concord, NH.
In this role, you will work with an engaged multidisciplinary team and motivated faculty to provide state-of-the-art inpatient psychiatric care to people with significant psychiatric difficulties. The aim of the state-academic partnership is to offer outstanding care, train others in this important work, and to add to our field’s understanding of how to optimally serve this population. The hospital is a major teaching site for Dartmouth’s Geisel School of medicine and Dartmouth-Hitchcock training programs and has an active research mission, including services research focused on development of innovative models for delivery of psychiatric care.
The ideal candidate will be a skilled clinician and enthusiastic teacher, with strong interest and experience in inpatient psychiatry. Candidates should be board certified (or eligible) in Psychiatry. Academic rank at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth and salary will be commensurate with experience.
What Dartmouth-Hitchcock has to offer you:
What New England has to offer you:
New Hampshire Hospital has a long tradition of providing excellent care to people who develop mental illnesses. We provide acute, inpatient psychiatric services for adults and the elderly who need active treatment and other essential supports within a continuum of community-based care. Specialized diagnostic and therapeutic services are provided for 2000 patients each year, keeping our 168 beds full. Half of hospital patients are discharged within ten days. Approximately 600 staff includes board certified psychiatrists, general medical services, specialized nursing, allied clinical, administrative and support personnel. To meet our patient’s needs, our goal is to provide for smooth access to services; safety, sensitivity, and compassion in daily care; skill and attentiveness from physicians/residents and nurses; timely, helpful therapies; accommodation of family needs and visits; a clean, restful environment; adequate food and nutrition; timely, clear aftercare planning; and our patients to have an overall feeling of improvement on discharge. This represents a standard of care we would want for our loved ones and ourselves should we be in need of such services.
The Dartmouth-Hitchcock health system stretches over New Hampshire and Vermont and offers the quintessential New England experience. With no income or sales tax, this beautiful area combines history, industry and business and has been ranked consistently as one of the best places in the US to live and work. Anchored by the academic Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, NH, the system includes the NCI-designated Norris Cotton Cancer Center, the Children's Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock; 4 affiliated hospitals and 30 Dartmouth-Hitchcock ambulatory clinics across the region. We are close to the urban centers of Boston, New York and Montreal, but also offer proximity to the seacoast and multiple top-tier ski mountains within a short driving distance. In the Upper Valley of New Hampshire, the opportunities – both career and personal – truly make our area the ideal place to work and play.
Candidates are requested to apply on our recruitment site: www.dhproviders.org or to contact:
Juliann Hamblin - Physician Recruiter