Morton Hospital in Taunton MA, is seeking a Geriatric Psychiatrist to join our Comprehensive Psychiatry Program. This is a full-time position which involves direct patient care for patients admitted to Morton Hospital. The ideal candidate will be a team player with strong verbal and written communication skills. 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.
Morton Hospital is a member of Steward Health Care, 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 138 community hospitals in the United States and the country of Malta, that regularly receive top awards for quality and safety. The company employs approximately 40,000 health care professionals. The Steward network includes more than 25 urgent care centers, 42 preferred skilled nursing facilities, substantial behavioral health services, over 7,300 beds under management, and approximately 1.5 million full risk covered lives through the company's managed care and health insurance services. The total number of paneled lives within Steward's integrated care network is projected to reach 3 million in 2018.
For immediate consideration, please send CV to:
Kerry Ciejek, Senior Physician Recruitment Specialist
Steward Health Care