Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist / Unit Director - Employed or Contracted
Sierra Vista Hospital is currently recruiting for a Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist / Program Director in Sacramento, CA to join our expanded Inpatient Services team. This position offers great flexibility for physicians in terms of compensation, with a choice to be either employed by the facility or to work as an Independent Contractor.
Physicians at Sierra Vista Hospital work in a collegial, supportive and caring environment that offers work/life balance. There is opportunity for professional and personal growth working with a diverse patient population, other physicians, clinical staff and administration.
THE FACILITY: Located in Sacramento, California, Sierra Vista Hospital is a 120-bed full-service behavioral health facility and a center of support for patients and their families. Serving the needs of Northern and Central California we offer clinical expertise to those suffering from emotional, behavioral and addiction problems. Treatment is provided by a multidisciplinary team of staff led by the physician in our inpatient, partial hospitalization and intensive outpatient programs. The hospital is a well run collegial practice setting for doctors and staff offering opportunity for professional and personal growth.
The Psychiatrist responsibilities for Inpatient work is initial evaluations and assessments, treatment team leadership and daily care of child and adolescent patients. This is a full-time employed position but an independent contractor model can also be offered.
The qualifications for the position are the minimum requirements needed to be successful in the position. The level of experience and expertise for the job is determined by the current amount of expertise in the unit/department. If training or experience is not required but would be desirable, it is listed as preferred however; persons without preferred background will be considered in the hiring process.
EDUCATION / TRAINING / EXPERIENCE:
- MD/DO degree from an accredited program required
- Board certified or Board Eligible in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry preferred
- Licensed to practice in the State of California or the ability to obtain a CA medical license
- Meets all credentialing criteria required by participating physicians
Competitive compensation package will be offered consisting of:
- Base Salary
- Bonus Structure
- Malpractice Insurance Coverage
- Paid Time Off
- Company-Matched 401k
- CME Package
- Health Insurance Package
- Relocation Package
- Relocation Package if Needed
- Sign-On Bonus
- Student Loan Assistance
- Employee Stock Purchase Plan
An Independent contractor model can be offered in needed or desired.
Interested individuals should apply through this ad or directly to the In-House Physician Recruitment Department of Universal Health Services, Inc.
Sierra Vista Hospital is owned and operated by a subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) the Nation’s largest facilities based behavioral health provider. www.uhsinc.com.
In-House Physician Recruiter
Located in Sacramento, California, Sierra Vista Hospital is a full-service behavioral health facility and a center of support for patients and their families. Since 1986, we have offered our clinical expertise to those suffering from emotional, behavioral and addiction problems. Our private, 120-bed facility is home to a clinical team comprised of licensed professionals committed to providing the highest quality care. Serving the needs of Northern and Central California Sierra Vista Hospital provides a full range of inpatient and outpatient psychiatric services for adolescents and adults.
Sierra Vista's inpatient adolescent program helps stabilize adolescents between the ages of 13-17 (12-year-olds will be considered on a case-by-case basis), who are in an immediate crisis while providing the skills to help minimize future incidents.
Sierra Vista offers the following behavioral health and chemical dependency programs for adults: Inpatient Care
- Dual Diagnosis
- Mood Disorders
- Partial Hospitalization
- Intensive Outpatient
- Chemical Dependency Intensive Outpatient
Sierra Vista is owned and operated by a subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) one of the nation’s most respected hospital management companies. The Sierra Vista Hospital website is www.sierravistahospital.com and the UHS website www.uhsinc.com