Carney Hospital in Dorchester, MA, is seeking a Chief of Psychiatry to lead our comprehensive Psychiatry Program. This is a full-time position which involves administrative oversight and direct patient care for patients admitted to Carney Hospital. The ideal candidate will be a team player with strong verbal and written communication skills, as well as a track record of providing leadership and quality care. The ideal candidate will also work closely with hospital administration in helping grow the behavioral health services at Carney Hospital. The Chief of Psychiatry will be part of an experienced and collegial team, and will be eligible for an academic appointment at Tufts University School of Medicine.
Carney Hospital, in the Dorchester neighborhood of Boston, MA, has a robust array of services, including a 20-bed adult unit for short-term crisis intervention, a 14-bed adolescent unit, and a 16-bed older adult / geriatric unit. We also have partial hospitalization and outpatient programs.
Carney Hospital has proudly served the City of Boston and neighboring communities since 1863.The 159-bed acute care hospital has more than 300 physicians and delivers quality care to approximately 37,000 patients annually. An affiliate of the Tufts University School of Medicine, Carney Hospital is a teaching hospital, training physicians in Internal Medicine. Carney Hospital provides Boston, Quincy and surrounding communities with convenient, local access to quality primary care, emergency medicine and a range of specialties and subspecialties, including critical care, family medicine, cardiology, neurology, oncology, orthopedics, ambulatory care, and adolescent, adult and geriatric psychiatry.
Steward Health Care, the largest private hospital operator in the United States, is a physician-led health care services organization committed to providing the highest quality of care in the communities where patients live. Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, Steward operates 38 community hospitals in the United States and the country of Malta, that regularly receive top awards for quality and safety.
If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, or would like to apply, please contact:
Kerry Ciejek, Senior Physician Recruitment Specialist
Steward Health Care
All inquiries will remain confidential.
Steward Health Care is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.