Employment Opportunities - Psychiatrist

NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2017  Listings  





Full-time and Part-time options
Outpatient options

Elliot Health System’s Behavioral Health team is one of the leading providers of mental health services throughout southern New Hampshire. Our clinicians provide inpatient and outpatient services to a diverse population across many practice settings. 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!”.

Our current team of providers consists of 4 physicians, 3 Nurse Practitioners and, 7 Licensed Mental Health Social Workers. The need for high quality behavioral health services in our service area continues to grow, so we are seeking additional providers. Our primary need is an additional Adult Psychiatrist on a full-time, for our inpatient setting; however, we are open to speaking with providers about alternative shifts and locations. Additionally, we have opportunities for Nurse Practitioners on a per diem basis to round on our inpatient setting.

Our 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 relocation assistance and sign-on bonus!.

Elliot Health System (EHS) is the largest provider of comprehensive healthcare services in southern New Hampshire. The cornerstone of EHS is Elliot Hospital, a 296-bed acute care facility, Level II Trauma Center, and one of the Top 100 Most Wired Hospitals in the country. Elliot’s commitment to Team STEPPS (a patient safety initiative to ensure the highest quality care for patients for the best possible patient outcome), along with its fully integrated EMR system (EPIC) make it a great place for physicians to Live Better – Work Better.

The Manchester, New Hampshire, area is a thriving metropolitan community, located within an hour’s drive of Boston, Massachusetts, the seacoast, and White Mountains region of New England. It is also home to the Manchester-Boston Regional airport. We invite you to explore the rich heritage, breathtaking beauty and four-season attractions of (tax free) New Hampshire. Come see why Money magazine annually ranks the area one of the nation’s “Best Places to Live.”

Interested applicants are encouraged to apply to Fran Lannan. Email: FLannan@elliot-hs.org or online at 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. 




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

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

Pembroke Hospital (Pembroke, MA)
–  Adolescent 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.  



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.


 ATTENDING POSITIONS – Psychiatry and Psychology

 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. Psychiatry 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. Psychology candidates should be a licensed PhD, PsyD or EdD in Clinical Psychology with expertise in individual and group evidence-based treatments. Interested individuals should apply to Jeff Huffman, MD, Associate Chief of Psychiatry (jhuffman@partners.org). The Massachusetts General Hospital is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Minorities and women are strongly urged to apply.  


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.
 On-Site Psychiatric Services, Inc. seeks psychiatrists interested in additional work for weeknights, weekends and/or Holidays.

Flexible scheduling to suit your particular availability and preferences.

Positions available at:

  • Solomon Carter Fuller Mental Health Center - Boston
  • Lemuel Shattuck Hospital - Jamaica Plain
  • Newton Wellesley Hospital - Newton
  • St. Elizabeth Medical Center - Brighton
  • St. Vincent Hospital - Worcester
  • High Point Hospital – Middleboro
  • Women’s Recovery from Addictions Program - Taunton

To find out more about these positions, please contact Mark J. Hauser, M.D. and his assistant Kevin at mark.kevin@psychiatry.com


Adult Psychiatrist Opportunities, Near Boston, MA

North Shore Medical Center (NSMC) has two exciting opportunities for a psychiatrist to join a thriving and growing psychiatric service in Salem, MA about 15 miles north of Boston. NSMC is part of the prestigious Partners HealthCare System, and the Department of Psychiatry is closely aligned with the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH). The department provides a full spectrum of care, including adult inpatient psychiatry, an older adult inpatient unit, a child inpatient unit, a partial hospitalization program, and several outpatient clinics. We have a vibrant educational program, and teaching opportunities are available. Physicians in the department enjoy a collegial and supportive practice environment. A clinical appointment at MGH and the potential for an academic appointment are available for the qualified candidate.

One psychiatrist position will provide outpatient care, including care of patients with “dual diagnosis” and substance use disorders. There is also the opportunity to have protected time to work with a team of social workers to provide “collaborative care” and consultation to our Primary Care Physicians, supported by Partners Population Health Management. The position can be 24 hours per week to full time, depending on the physician’s needs and preferences. The call schedule is very reasonable and requires no in-house coverage.

A second adult psychiatrist position 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. The call schedule is very reasonable and requires no in-house coverage.

Our department is presently engaged in creating a 90-120 bed “Center of Excellence” in collaboration with the MGH Department of Psychiatry, which will include an expansion of outpatient services as well. Physicians in the department can expect to be engaged and 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

HIGH POINT HOSPITAL is seeking a Chief of Psychiatry. The Chief of Psychiatry is a clinical and administrative position that provides leadership and administrative oversight. The Hospital is a 72 bed facility located in Middleboro, MA.

High Point Hospital is also seeking an Attending Psychiatrist.

Board certification in psychiatry.

Excellent health benefits and leave time, competitive salary.

If interested, please contact Laura Dos Santos, Hospital Administrator at 774-213-8357 or email to ldossantos@hptc.org

Also available Doctor on Call weeknight, weekend and Holiday coverage – for High Point Hospital’s Inpatient Psychiatric Unit.

If interested in the DOC position, please contact Mark J. Hauser, M.D. at 617-969-6331 or email to Dr. Hauser and his assistant Kevin at mark.kevin@psychiatry.com



Boston University School of Medicine/Boston Medical Center
Department of Psychiatry

The Boston University School of Medicine/Boston Medical Center Department of Psychiatry is adding exciting new programs and expanding its services for adults with behavioral health needs and recruiting for the following positions:

Medical Director, Adult Outpatient Behavioral Health Service. This is an administrative/clinical role providing leadership for our outpatient clinical and training programs and participating in the medical leadership of the Department of Psychiatry. Qualified applicants will be board certified in psychiatry and have experience in a clinical leadership role and in residency and medical student training.

Adult Outpatient Psychiatrist. BC/BE psychiatrist, board certification preferred. Full-time and part-time positions available. Positions include provision of psychiatry services to outpatients of Boston Medical Center and the teaching and supervision of fellows, residents and medical students. Opportunities to pursue specialty outpatient care and involvement in research.

Director, Addiction Psychiatry. New leadership position for experienced leader with board certification in addiction psychiatry. Key role in the development and implementation of expanded addiction psychiatry services, training programs and research. Focus on both hospital and community based programs and integrated behavioral healthcare.

Director, Consultation Liaison Psychiatry. Experienced leader with board certification in psychosomatic medicine to join Department of Psychiatry medical leadership team, providing administrative and clinical oversight of Consultation Liaison Psychiatry Service and psychosomatic medicine fellowship program.

Boston Medical Center, a teaching hospital for the Boston University School of Medicine, is a busy community hospital in Boston which serves a diverse, multicultural patient population. Academic/Clinical specialties of the Department of Psychiatry include global mental health, psychological trauma, medical psychiatry, consultation-liaison, emergency psychiatry, addiction psychiatry and community mental health. Opportunities to pursue academic and research interests available and encouraged.

Academic appointment commensurate with experience. Competitive salary and excellent benefit package. All interested applicants should send CV and cover letter to David Henderson, MD, Chair, Department of Psychiatry, c/o Joan Taglieri, BU Psychiatry, 85 East Newton Street, Suite 802, Boston, MA 02118 or email to joan.taglieri@bmc.org

Boston University School of Medicine/ Boston Medical Center is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.




Atrius Health, a well-established, physician-led, multispecialty medical group in the Northeast, is nationally recognized for transforming healthcare through clinical innovations and quality improvement. Our practices are located throughout eastern Massachusetts and our physicians are on staff at many of Boston’s academic medical centers and community hospitals. We have an excellent opportunity for a full-time Adult and/or Child Psychiatrist in our Chelmsford practice, north of Boston.

Opportunity highlights:

  • Community based out-patient practice with diverse patient population 
  • Collaborative teamwork with MDs, PhDs, APRNs, LICSWs, dedicated Case Manager, with weekly case conferences and robust group programs
  • Outstanding clinical practice supports, including staff to manage appointment booking/reception, billing and referral authorization
  • Private offices, most with windows
  • One-hour intakes, 20-30 minute follow-up appointments
  • After hours telephonic clinical triage services
  • Call is infrequent & light; call coverage is from 5-11 pm weekdays, 8 am to 11 pm weekends
  • On site laboratory, radiologic and pharmacy services
  • Chelmsford offers a convenient drive to beaches, mountains & lakes in MA, NH, VT and ME, and to Boston for arts & cultural activities


  • BC/BE in Psychiatry
  • Committed to providing high quality, evidenced based medicine to a diverse and growing patient population
  • Excellent clinical and communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment 
  • Outpatient psychiatric evaluation
  • Treatment planning, integrated psychiatric treatment, medication management services
  • Experience with Addiction Psychiatry a plus

At Atrius Health, (Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates, Granite Medical Group, Dedham Medical Associates) we offer:

  • Robust integrated EMR system (Epic) 
  • Collegial work environment with medical colleagues in primary care
  • Excellent salary ($200K+) and benefits including health, dental and life insurance, 401(k) match, CME reimbursement, generous PTO
  • Now offering a 20K sign on Bonus

Send confidential CV to: Corinne Kelton-Pina, Physician Recruitment, Atrius Health, 275 Grove Street, Suite 3-300 Newton, MA 02466; T: 800-222-4606 or 617-559-8275 within Massachusetts; E: corinne_kelton@atriushealth.org  EOE/AA. www.atriushealth.org



BC/BE Adult Psychiatrist

Position Overview
Commonwealth Psychology Associates® (CPA) is expanding and is looking for great clinicians and fun colleagues to join our award-winning, multi-disciplinary team.

We have a position available in our Downtown Boston or Newton office. Position can be full or part-time. Ideal candidates will be down to earth, team oriented, collaborative, fun and flexible. Additionally, a customer service mindset and ability to work closely with psychologists and neuropsychologists are essential. **We offer Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) Therapy and a new psychiatrist would have the opportunity to offer this treatment.** 

About CPA
CPA is a dynamic, mission-driven behavioral health center dedicated to providing exceptional service and state of the art psychological healthcare to help our clients live happier and healthier lives. We are committed to excellence in all we do – for our clients, staff and community.

In addition, CPA has been honored for its accomplishments as a woman-led organization and for its award-winning workplace culture, having been named both a ‘Top 100 Women-led Business’ and a 2014, 2015 & 2016 ‘Top Places to Work’ in Massachusetts by the Boston Globe.


  • Provide evaluation & treatment services for our high functioning clientele
  • Participate in supervision of our talented APRN staff as needed
  • Participate in weekly Psychopharmacology clinical meeting 
  • Participate in weekly multi-disciplinary clinical team meeting with Psychology staff
  • Assist in continued development of Psychiatry programs at CPA 
  • Participate in CPA training programs and meetings as needed
  • Contribute to fun, collaborative and professional culture of CPA

We offer

  • An award-winning workplace culture
  • Flexible daytime hours, no evenings or weekends
  • High functioning clientele, very few emergencies
  • Outstanding administrative support
  • Excellent Compensation, plus 401k with profit sharing
  • Health & Dental Insurance, Student Loan Repayment, Flex Spending Account & More

To Apply
Please forward a cover letter (required) and resume to Andrea Piatt, Ph.D. at piatt@commpsych.com.