Georgia - Psychiatry – (84996)

Location: Georgia

30 minutes to Tallahassee
1 hour to Albany
1.5 hours to Gulf Coast beaches
4 hours to Atlanta & Orlando
NCAA Division I sports nearby

The Geriatric Inpatient Program is a short-term, inpatient program that treats and improves the lives of elders, age 55 and older. 
18-bed secured unit is specifically designed to care for the unique needs of the geriatric patient suffering from behavioral, psychiatric, and/or substance abuse problems.  Opportunities to expand inpatient services and programs and develop specific outpatient programs and services.

  • Competitive salary with potential for annual bonus
  • Call 1 in 5 for inpatient and emergency call
  • Triage and screening completed by on-site Crisis Response Therapist
  • Only one hospital to round in.  Average two admissions with less than one floor consult per day
  • Supported by two Nurse Practitioners
  • Psychiatrist performs psychiatric evaluation and medical history and physical done by family medicine group
  • Opportunity for teaching
  • Student loan repayment available
  • Full complement of support staff including Social Work, Certified Recreation Therapist, Psychologist
  • Very collegial working environment amongst the partners and support staff
  • 40 paid days off annually, $5,000 CME allowance, medical insurance, malpractice coverage, retirement plan with employer match
  • Sign on bonus and relocation assistance

Fellowship: GERI

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