Psychiatrist - Geriatric Medicine
- Portland, ME
- Maine Medical Center
- Part Time - Day Shift
- Physician/Physician Practices
- Req #: 135130
Maine Medical Center (MMC) is seeking a BC/BE Adult and Geriatric Psychiatrist to join the Department of Psychiatry. Successful candidates will be gifted clinician-educators committed to improving the lives of older adults. The position supports the integrated team-based care of our geriatric medicine clinic, which adjoins the geriatric psychiatry clinic on the MMC main campus in Portland.
The Geriatric Psychiatry Division offers evaluation and treatment for older adults with mood, anxiety, behavior, psychotic, substance use, and dementia-related psychiatric illness. Our clinical staff includes geriatric psychiatrists and geriatric psychiatry nurse practitioners, clinical social workers and psychologists. The Geriatric Psychiatry Division partners with Maine Medical Center’s geriatric and neuropsychiatric medical-psychiatric inpatient program, one of few in the country. Our care continuum also includes Spring Harbor Hospital and Maine Behavioral Healthcare, a region wide comprehensive mental health provider. Maine Medical Center has 637 beds and is the state's leading tertiary care hospital and only Level 1 Trauma Center. The Emergency Department at Maine Medical Center is comprises 63 beds, including an embedded 6 bed secure Acute Psychiatry Unit.
In addition to clinical care, we provide a major teaching resource for Maine Medical Center. We train and mentor Geriatric Medicine and Addiction Medicine fellows, Psychiatry residents, Tufts University School of Medicine medical students, Social Work and Psychology interns, and trainees in other fields. We have a culture of continuous quality improvement and our performance in the areas of safety, quality, and satisfaction are consistently excellent.
Physicians are expected to apply for faculty appointment to the Tufts University School of Medicine. Maine Medical Partners is an organization within Maine Medical Center, and is Maine's largest multi-specialty medical group serving the healthcare needs of patients locally and throughout northern New England. Our team of more than 600 physicians and 200 advanced practice providers provides a wide range of hospital-based, primary, specialty and sub-specialty care delivered through more than 30 locations around Greater Portland. Maine Medical Partners psychiatrists enjoy the benefits of a reasonable call schedule, generous time off and CME days, a substantial CME stipend, generous retirement plans, and comprehensive health insurance options.
Situated on the Maine coast, Portland offers the best of urban sophistication combined with small-town friendliness. The area provides four season recreational opportunities, such as skiing, hiking, sailing, and miles of beautiful beaches. Just two hours north of Boston by car, rail or express coach, this is a diverse and vibrant community. Portland is consistently voted one of the top spots in America to raise a family. It was named 2018 Restaurant City of the Year by Bon Appétit magazine, and The best town and small city in the US by The Guardian in 2018.
For more information please contact Gina Mallozzi, Physician Recruiter at email@example.com.
We offer benefits that support an individual's needs for today and flexibility to plan for tomorrow. Our package includes health and dental insurances, paid parental leave, retirement program, generous paid time off, and much more! Our comprehensive array of benefits are competitive, affordable, and include choices that meet specific, but ever changing, needs.
MaineHealth is a not-for-profit integrated health system consisting of eight local hospital systems, a comprehensive behavioral healthcare network, diagnostic services, home health agencies, and over 19,000 employees. It is the largest health system in northern New England and provides preventive care, diagnosis and treatment to 1.1 million residents in Maine and New Hampshire.
With a career at any of the MaineHealth locations, you’ll be working with healthcare professionals that truly value the people around them – both within the walls of the organization and the neighborhoods that surround it. We are deeply invested in the wellbeing of our communities and employees. We believe in fostering a work environment of strong commitment, compassionate caring and continuous improvement. Our care – and the science behind that care – is top rate. Join us and your abilities will be challenged and enhanced as you take your career to another level.