Chief of Psychiatry, Morton Hospital
Morton Hospital, Taunton 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 Morton 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 Morton Hospital.
Morton Hospital offers a full range of behavioral health treatment services, including a fifteen bed Geriatric Psychiatry Unit and a robust psychiatric consultative practice. The geriatric psychiatry program at Morton Hospital is known for its high patient satisfaction and quality of care.
Morton Hospital is located in Taunton, MA, approximately 40 minutes south of Boston and with convenient access to major highways. One of the oldest towns in the United States, Taunton is known as the “Silver City” and has a rich industrial and cultural history. With approximately 60,000 residents, Taunton is home to a variety of businesses both large and small, as well as many schools, restaurants and historical sites. Taunton maintains a strong sense of “community” and the city and its businesses host a wide variety of family-friendly events and activities throughout the year.
About Steward Health Care
Steward Health Care is a fully integrated national health care services organization committed to providing the highest quality of care in the communities where our patients live. Steward owns and operates 18 community hospitals across four states, serves over 800 communities, and has more than 23,000 employees. The Steward network includes more than 25 urgent care centers, 42 preferred skilled nursing facilities, substantial behavioral health offerings, and more than 3,700 beds under management.
The innovative, community-based Steward Health Care Network includes several thousand physicians who care for approximately 2 million patients annually. Steward Medical Group, the company’s employed physician group, provides more than 1 million patient encounters per year and manages Steward Home Care and Hospice with 300,000 and 35,000 patient encounters respectively. Steward’s unique health care service delivery model leverages technology and care coordination to keep patients healthier and in the community. Steward is recognized as one of the nation’s leading accountable care organizations. Steward hospitals have received the country’s top awards for quality and safety.
To apply or to learn more please send cv to:
Kerry Ciejek, Senior Physician Recruitment Specialist