Newton Medical Center is seeking anOutpatient Psychiatrist!
Newton Medical Center (NMC) is an acute 160-bed facility primarily serving Sussex and Warren Counties in northwestern New Jersey and adjacent areas of Pennsylvania and New York. NMC has a professional staff representing more than 40 medical specialties and subspecialties.
Behavioral Health services at NMC have been recognized as a premier community-based resource dedicated to identifying and meeting behavioral healthcare needs of people in Sussex County and adjacent areas in order to improve the health and well being of the communities we serve.
Atlantic Behavioral Health at Newton Medical Center have been recognized by the State Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services and the University of Medicine and Dentistry-Behavioral Health Care of New Jersey for implementing evidence-supported wellness and recovery-oriented approaches and other interventions that reflect professional guidelines, professional-consensus best practices, and promising practices
The position will have the following responsibilities :
Emergency services andconsultation - liaison to medical units
Collaborates in improvement, service development and utilization management activities.
Outpatient evaluation and counseling for adults with co-occurring mental health and substance abuse disorders
Collaboration with the community resource center and otherhealth care professionals to offer patient centered care consumer and others as appropriate, and multidisciplinary approaches marked by collaboration with other involved health care professionals.
Board certified in General Psychiatry or Board eligible and must recieve Board certification within 5 years of completion of medical training and within 2 years of hire.
Atlantic Health System aims to deliver the highest quality, safety and care combined the best experience for our patients and their families. We are confident that you will find success within Atlantic Health System, which has been named for the 12th year in a row to Fortunes Top 100 Best U.S. Companies to Work For list. We believe you will find that our culture of collaboration and care exemplifies the value we place on our patients, their families and our employees.
Internal Number: 7271517
About Atlantic Health System
We strive for excellence with our patients and each other.We are Atlantic Health System. Atlantic Health System is one of the largest non-profit health care systems in New Jersey, providing a wide array of health care services to the residents of Northern and Central regions of the state as well as Pike County, PA, and southern Orange County, NY. Through our vision, we empower our communities to be the healthiest in the nation.We are comprised of Morristown Medical Center, Overlook Medical Center in Summit, Newton Medical Center, Chilton Medical Center and Goryeb Children’s Hospital – all of which are accredited by The Joint Commission and members of AllSpire Health Partners.Specialty service areas include advanced cardiovascular care, pediatric medical and surgical specialties, neurology, orthopedics and sports medicine. Each of these programs has earned top ratings and recognitions in their respective fields.Atlantic Health System is an affiliate of The Mount Sinai Hospital and Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, and is the official health care partner of the New York Jets and an official health care provider of the New Jersey Devils.The system has been chosen for the past s...ix consecutive years by FORTUNE® as one of the magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®.” Our organization has also been recognized six times by AARP as one of the “Best Employers for Workers over 50” and was named for a fifth consecutive year as one of Health Care’s Most Wired organizations in the July 2014 issue of Hospitals & Health Networks magazine, the journal of the American Hospital Association.