Employment Opportunities - Psychiatrist-General

JULY/AUGUST 2017  Listings  



Adult Psychiatrist

Elliot Health System is seeking an Adult Psychiatrist to join our Behavioral Health team.

Elliot Behavioral Health is located in Southern New Hampshire and our team of providers consist of 3 physicians, 3 Nurse Practitioners and, 7 Licensed Mental Health Social Workers. This is an opportunity where you will see a diverse patient population in both inpatient and outpatient settings. The call rotation is ideal for a great work/life balance as our team shares call responsibility with Manchester’s Community Health Center. We offer a robust benefits package to include 20 days’ vacation and paid holidays, competitive CME allowance and relocation assistance.

At Elliot Behavioral health, our comprehensive services include inpatient and outpatient care. We offer integrated behavioral health services at several Elliot primary care locations located throughout southern, NH. This unique approach to behavioral health services opens accessibility to our patients and provides a quality healthcare delivery system that is team based, outcome oriented, and follows a standardized quality process that facilitates communication and coordination based on patient needs and preferences. We offer high quality healthcare services to help our patients “live better!”.

For more information and to apply please contact Fran Lannan at 603-663-4926 or FLannan@Elliot-HS.org or visit:  ElliotPhysicians.org. You can also interact with us socially at facebook.com/elliotphysicians or on Twitter @ElliotPhysician.

We are an equal opportunity employer embracing the strength that diversity brings to the workplace. We provide a welcoming and supportive environment for employees of all ethnic backgrounds, cultures, ages, lifestyles and physical abilities.




UMass Memorial Medical Center, the academic teaching hospital and clinical partner of The University of Massachusetts Medical School is conducting an ongoing search for adult and child/adolescent psychiatrists with strong academic and clinical skills for both inpatient and outpatient services at our Worcester and Central Mass locations.

UMass Memorial Medical Center is situated in Worcester, Mass, the second largest city in New England; the neighborhoods are rich in history and cultural diversity. The area offers a broad range of excellent primary and secondary schools, and several highly regarded colleges. 

Central Mass is easily accessible to Boston, Cape Cod, The Berkshire’s, and Providence and Newport Rhode Island, all of which are within an hour’s drive. In short, it provides a myriad of social, cultural and recreational amenities making this area a truly desirable location in which to practice and live.

Come join Dr. Patrick Smallwood, Vice Chair of Adult Clinical Psychiatry Services. Dr. Alan Brown, Vice Chair of Integrated Care and Population Health, andother prominent members of the Psychiatry Department in their ongoing pursuit of clinical and academic excellence. 

Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest and curriculum vitae addressed to:
UMass Memorial Medical Center
Andree Paige, Physician Recruiter
55 Lake Ave North
Worcester, MA


 As the leading employer in the Worcester area, we seek talent and ideas from individuals of varied backgrounds and viewpoints.





 Outpatient Psychiatrists


Department of Psychiatry

 Our vibrant Department of Psychiatry is seeking academic psychiatrists for outpatient faculty positions at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. The department has numerous specialty programs in Women’s Mental Health, Neuropsychiatry, Geriatrics, and Addictions, and provides care to a diverse, medical co-morbidity. BWH is a major teaching site for the Brigham/Harvard Residency Training Program. The successful candidate will be exceptionally skilled at complex diagnostic assessment, psychopharmacologic management, focused psychotherapy and collaboration with other medical and behavioral health providers. Research, scholarship, and the ability to inspire trainees and participate in care innovation are highly desirable.

Academic rank at Harvard Medical School will be commensurate with experience, training and achievements.

If interested, please send your CV to: David Wolfe, MD, Director of Outpatient Services, Department of Psychiatry, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, 60 Fenwood Road, 4th floor, Boston, MA 02115; dwolfe@partners.org


Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital are Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employers. We strongly encourage applications from women and minorities.  


Inpatient Psychiatrist Positions at Mclean Hospital

McLean Hospital, America’s top ranked freestanding psychiatric hospital, is inviting applications for full-time and part-time staff psychiatrist positions to begin in September 2017. We are hiring for positions on the following units:

    • Short Term Unit (STU) which treats many college students and adults who suffer life crises, suicidal risk, or treatment refractory depression.  This unit also treats many of the uniformed personnel and first responders in the McLean LEADER program. The STU is a teaching unit for the Harvard South Shore adult psychiatry residents.
    • Alcohol and Drug Abuse Division is a nationally prominent addictions clinical service with a significant research portfolio, and is a major Harvard Medical student, MGH-McLean adult psychiatry residency, and Partners Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship teaching site. The Alcohol & Drug Abuse Division includes inpatient, residential, partial hospital and outpatient services including the Men’s LEADER Residence for uniformed personnel.
    •  McLean SouthEast (MSE) is a satellite site located in Middleborough, MA, just over 30 miles from the Belmont campus. The 30-bed adult inpatient unit serves patients with a broad range of diagnoses from Southeastern MA, Cape Cod and the Islands. 
    •  Weekend Rounders covering all psychiatrist-attending responsibilities on inpatient units on the Belmont campus. In this role you would work as part of a team with weekend inpatient social workers and doctoral and master’s level inpatient group therapists.    

These positions combine clinical care and teaching, with Harvard Medical School appointments. Since several of these adult units feature college student patients, we encourage both Adult Psychiatry and Child & Adolescent Psychiatry trained candidates to apply. Salary and recruitment package in accordance with Hospital policies, and a Harvard Medical School appointment at the academic rank of Lecturer, Instructor or Assistant Professor will be commensurate with HMS appointment criteria, meeting the minimum teaching requirement, and candidate qualifications.

Applicants should submit a letter of interest and curriculum vitae along with the names and addresses of three references to the Search Committee Chair by email: Joseph Gold, M.D., Chief Medical Officer, McLean Hospital, 115 Mill Street, Belmont, MA 02478 [email: jgold1@partners.org; note the “one” after jgold]

It is the policy of McLean Hospital to affirmatively provide equal opportunity to all qualified applicants for employment and existing employees without regard to their race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, ancestry, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender orientation or any other basis that would be in violation of any applicable law or regulation.

A member of the PARTNERS HealthCare System.





Hospital Practice Psychiatry seeks BC/BE Psychiatrist in a Joint Commission Accredited CMHC with comprehensive outpatient, PACT, case management, residential services and 24 hour on-site emergency services. CMHC is part of MA DMH Southeastern Area. Active medical staff and Harvard-affiliated psychiatry residency training program. Responsibilities include; outpatient psychiatric evaluations, psychopharm. Management, treatment planning and consultation to treatment teams. Competitive salary, outstanding benefits, daytime, flex schedule and no nightcall. Board certification required (can accept BE only if plan in place for board certification exams). Transitional age youth or forensic experience and/or Spanish speaking desirable. Related teaching and Harvard appointment available for qualified applicant if interested. Please send CVs to: William Pariseau, Polaris Healthcare Services, PO Box 4007, Taunton, MA 02780 or email to: bill@polarishealthcare.com.


Taunton State Hospital, Taunton, MA.

Attending Psychiatrist

Hospital Practice Psychiatry, PC seeks a Board Certified or Board Eligible psychiatrist for a full timeAttending Psychiatrist position in a general adult continuing care psychiatric unit. Candidates should have a commitment to a recovery-based model and community first. Taunton State Hospital (TSH) is a Joint Commission Accredited (JCAHO) hospital operated by the Southeast Area of the Massachusetts Department of Mental Health (DMH). TSH is a 45 bed continuing care facility, providing inpatient services to adults and geriatrics and is located in Taunton, MA, just 45 minutes south of Boston. Nights/weekend on-call shifts available for additional pay but are not required. No managed care.  

These inpatient units provide continuing care treatment for DMH-eligible patients. All staff psychiatrists are board-certified or pursuing board certification. The caseload for a full-time psychiatrist on one of the DMH inpatient units is approximately 15 patients. 

As public sector intermediate care facilities, HPP/Polaris psychiatrists do not experience the pressures of managed care. This provides a unique opportunity for psychiatrists interested in providing treatment to a diverse population of psychiatric inpatients with severe and persistent mental illness in a continuing care environment.  The psychiatrist is the leader of a multidisciplinary team, and a wide range of treatment modalities are valued, including psychopharmacology, group therapy emphasizing skill-building, insight-oriented and cognitive behavioral psychotherapy, family interventions, and Dialectical Behavior Therapy. 

The psychiatrist group is energetic, well trained, welcoming and very collegial. Most have trained in Boston-area psychiatric residency programs, including the Harvard/Cambridge Hospital, the Harvard/Longwood programs, Tufts University School of Medicine, and Boston University School of Medicine.

This outstanding opportunity offers a competitive compensation package which includes an attractive employee benefit program.

Interested candidates should send a Letter of Interest and CV to: William Pariseau @ william.pariseau@state.ma.us.

The Department of Psychiatry at Mount Auburn Hospital, affiliated with Harvard Medical School, is recruiting for a position in our Outpatient Psychiatry Service. Responsibilities include evaluation and treatment of adult patients with a variety of psychiatric disorders, including dual diagnosis patients, and coordination of care with other psychiatric clinicians, primary care and specialty physicians. The department continues to develop programs integrating psychiatry with primary care. There may be additional administrative responsibilities for a candidate with appropriate experience. Position includes participation in the teaching activities of the Department. Academic appointment to the clinical faculty at Harvard Medical School is anticipated. Please send letter of interest and cv to:

Jennifer Brown, M.D.,
Associate Chair, Department of Psychiatry
Mount Auburn Hospital
330 Mount Auburn Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Tel: 617 499-5665, ext 4038
email: jbrown25@mah.harvard.edu 



Hospital Practice Psychiatry, P.C. seeks BC/BE  Psychiatrist for its outpatient program.  JCCMHC  is a JCAHO CMHC with an acute inpatient 16 bed unit, comprehensive outpatient programs, assertive community treatment, crisis stabilization unit, case management, residential sites and 24 hour emergency and mobile services. JCCMHC is part of the MA DMH and is affiliated with the Harvard psychiatry residency training program.  Competitive compensation package and no required night call. Resident teaching, research opportunities, and Harvard appointment possible for qualified applicants. Please send CV’s to William Pariseau at bill@polarishealthcare.com.


Inpatient Psychiatrist Openings

Arbour Health System, the largest behavioral health system in Massachusetts with over 550 inpatient beds at seven locations, has outstanding opportunities in Eastern Massachusetts. Organizations offer highly competitive compensation and benefits and there is no required weeknight or weekend call. All hospitals are accredited by The Joint Commission and licensed by the Department of Mental Health. Three are also licensed by the Department of Public Health Bureau of Substance Abuse Services.

We welcome inquiries about these outstanding opportunities and look forward to talking with you. For more information, contact Phyllis Padula-O’Brien, Physician Recruitment Manager
Office: 781-762-7764 ext. 190     Mobile: 617-429-4240     email PhyllisPadula.Obrien@uhsinc.com

Current full-time openings for board eligible/certified physicians:

Arbour Hospital (Jamaica Plain, MA)
–  Adult psychiatrist

Arbour-Fuller Hospital (South Attleboro, MA)
–  Adult psychiatrist with a specialty in addictions
–  Adult psychiatrist

Arbour-HRI Hospital (Brookline, MA)
–  Adult psychiatrist

Pembroke Hospital (Pembroke, MA)
–  Associate Medical Director for Dual Diagnosis Program (psychiatrist with addictions training)
–  Adult psychiatrist

Westwood Hospital (Westwood, MA)
–  Adult psychiatrist with a specialty in addictions

Lowell Treatment Center (Lowell, MA)
–  Adult psychiatrist
–  Child/Adolescent psychiatrist

Current full-time openings for board eligible/certified physicians:

Arbour Hospital (Jamaica Plain, MA)
–  Adult psychiatrist

Current part-time opening for board eligible/certified physicians:

Arbour Hospital (Jamaica Plain, MA)
–  Arbour Counseling Services has an opportunity for a part-time outpatient psychiatrist for their adult Partial Hospitalization Program. This is a 20-hour a week position with a preferred schedule of 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Caseload is 12 to 18 patients daily, Monday through Friday. The counseling center is located at the Arbour Hospital satellite site on Green Street, Jamaica Plain. 

Rounding Psychiatrists – Opportunities at all facilities for weekend rounding on inpatients.
Completes rounds on child, adolescent or adult inpatients as needed. Meets with the charge nurse and arranges to see applicable patients. A written progress note will be completed for each patient seen and the rounding MD assures verbal communication with nurse supervisor and DOC for updates on specific urgent issues where needed. 



The MGH Department of Psychiatry has outstanding faculty attending opportunities in Outpatient (General and Specialty), Inpatient, Addictions, Emergency, Public and Community and Consult-Liaison Psychiatry. Rated among the leading psychiatry departments by US News and World Report, the Department is committed to excellence in patient care, education, research and community service. Candidates should be: board certified/board eligible in Psychiatry and qualified for an academic appointment at Harvard Medical School at the rank of Instructor or above. Fellowship training in relevant areas including addiction, geriatric, consultation-liaison psychiatry or neuropsychiatry and a record of scholarly productivity are highly desirable. Interested individuals should apply to Jonathan E. Alpert MD PhD, Associate Chief of Psychiatry (jalpert@mgh.harvard.edu). The Massachusetts General Hospital is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Minorities and women are strongly urged to apply.


Addiction Medicine Opportunity, Near Boston, MA

 North Shore Physicians Group (NSPG) has an exciting opportunity for a part-time addiction medicine physician to join the largest multi-specialty group practice north of Boston. The position will be based in Lynn, MA. This 100% outpatient position will be 20 hours per week with the potential for full time in the future and will not have any call coverage responsibilities.

The physician will provide services as part of the mobile substance use disorder clinic, or SUD Clinic, and will provide on-site rapid assessment, treatment initiation, and stabilization at primary care clinics across the Partners Healthcare System. This mobile clinic will be staffed by a multidisciplinary team, which includes a physician, a recovery coach, an advanced practice nurse, and will be supported by the embedded social work team. The care model will consist of rapid access to low threshold evaluation and treatment for individuals identified with SUD within primary care practices. Patients will be assessed by the team and a patient-centered treatment plan will be determined. Pharmacotherapy will be initiated promptly for appropriate patients and linkages will be made to the suitable level of care within the community. Patients who cannot directly be connected to ongoing addiction treatment services will be managed by the team on a transitional basis until linkage is successfully achieved.

The physician’s role will be to provide expert addiction consultative care to all patients referred to the team. This will include assessment, diagnosis, determining a treatment plan, withdrawal management, initiating addiction pharmacotherapy, and evaluation/management of SUD-associated medical complications, behaviors and psychopathology. In addition, the physician will provide clinical supervision to the nurse and recovery coach and may provide mentorship to primary care physicians who will continue to treat the patient with medications for addiction treatment.

Candidates must BC/BE in Internal Medicine, Family Medicine or Adult Psychiatry. Board certification in Addiction Medicine or Addiction Psychiatry preferred. A waiver to prescribe buprenorphine (have a DEA X number) and experience caring for patients with SUD is required. 

Interested candidates should forward their CV to Louis Caligiuri, Director of Physician Services at lcaligiuri@partners.org

Mount Auburn Hospital, affiliated with Harvard Medical School, is recruiting for a consultation-liaison psychiatrist to join our existing consultation service.  Responsibilities include consultation to medical and surgical inpatient units and to the emergency department, furthering the development of psychiatric services in primary care settings, and participation in the teaching activities of the Department.  Fellowship training in psychosomatic medicine preferred.  Appointment to the clinical faculty at Harvard Medical School is anticipated.  Please send letter of interest and cv to:  Jennifer Brown, M.D., Director of Consultation Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Mount Auburn Hospital, 330 Mount Auburn Street, Cambridge, MA  02138;  Tel:  617 499-5054;  email:  jbrown25@mah.harvard.edu.


Adult Psychiatrist Opportunity, Near Boston, MA

North Shore Medical Center (NSMC) has an exciting opportunity for an adult psychiatrist to join a thriving and growing psychiatric service at our Salem Hospital campus, about 15 miles north of Boston. The adult psychiatrist will provide inpatient care on a 26 bed unit and will join a team that includes 2 other physicians: a Medical Director and another staff psychiatrist. There are opportunities for Consultation/Liaison work in the Emergency Department and on the medical/surgical floors as well. There is an exceptionally strong and dedicated social work team that provides family and collateral work, utilization review with payers, and aftercare planning. The patient load is very reasonable and designed to allow the psychiatrist sufficient time to provide excellent patient care.

Our Department provides a collegial and supportive work environment, with a goal of providing the highest level of patient care while attending to physician work life. Early career psychiatrists can expect to receive individualized mentoring and support, with a senior physician available for consultation and career development. We have an excellent educational program, and a clinical appointment at MGH and a Harvard Medical School appointment are available for the qualified candidate. The call schedule is very reasonable and requires no in-house coverage. Compensation is excellent, and there are opportunities for the physician to earn additional income as well.

NSMC is part of the prestigious Partners HealthCare System, which includes Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women’s and Faulkner Hospitals, McLean Hospital, and Newton Wellesley Hospital. Our department has 64 psychiatric inpatient beds, including Child, Adult, and Geriatric inpatient units, as well as outpatient and partial hospital services. We are presently engaged in creating a 120 bed “Center of Excellence” in collaboration with the MGH Department of Psychiatry, and the candidate who joins us can expect to have input into the creation and design of this exciting new program.

Interested candidates should forward their CV to Louis Caligiuri, Director of Physician Services at lcaligiuri@partners.org


Team-oriented Outpatient Adult Psychiatrist (or dual trained adult and pediatric) wanted at Reliant Medical Group. You will be part of a dynamic team consisting of psychiatrist, psychologists, psychiatric nurse practitioners, and social workers to provide comprehensive and appropriate continuum of care to our patients!

• Provides consultation for primary care and specialty care providers regarding patient treatment; intervention and referral for patients experiencing psychiatric/behavioral conditions
• Provides medication management: assess, plan, and document patient needs and treatment plan
• Performs diagnostic assessments and follow-up for referred patients. Provides direct patient care services within area of expertise
• Supervises advanced practitioners as requested and needed
• Works collaboratively with other care givers regarding patient education and rehabilitation, including promotion of mental and physical health
• Maintains collaborative relationships with other physicians, psychologists, psychiatric nurse practitioners, social workers, administration, and other clinical staff
• Participates in devising, reviewing and revising policies, procedures and protocols

At Reliant Medical Group, transforming the delivery of health care across Central and Boston Metro-west Massachusetts is our passion. Founded in 1929, we are an established multi-specialty; physician led integrated healthcare delivery system, with 500 providers that care for over 325,000 patients throughout our 25 locations. Recognized nationally for an innovative, sustainable care model and advanced EHR platform, we offer a full range of outpatient primary care and over 30 different specialties including hospital medicine, comprehensive radiology services, and urgent care.

As one of the most dynamic and progressive health care organizations in the country today, Reliant Medical Group consistently delivers clinical outcomes that meet or exceed national standards. At Reliant, we promote a culture of clinical innovation and transformation and see the results when 97% of our patients recommend us.

Reliant Medical Group has a long history of commitment to value-based care and clinical excellence. The organization exceeds the 90th percentile in most HEDIS measures, is among the top provider groups nationally in patient experience, and provides care at a cost well below market competitors. Reliant is also committed to the provider experience and understands that the best path to better patient care is by ensuring that providers and staff are happy, engaged, and productive.

Compensation is competitive and Reliant offers a comprehensive benefits package to include a 403(b) retirement plan with a strong company match. The Central Massachusetts area offers four season living (boating, biking, hiking, golfing and skiing), affordable housing prices, commuting distance from Boston, top-ranking schools, and thriving retail and entertainment districts and easy travel destinations to Boston, MA; Hartford, CT; New York City, NY; Providence, RI; Hampton, NH; and Portland, ME.

Please send me your confidential CV today. Melissa Miller, Provider Recruiter, Reliant Medical Group, melissa.miller@reliantmedicalgroup.org
Fax: 508-453-8019 Phone: 774-261-1375, www.practice@reliant.org