Job ID: 290068091  |  Last Updated: 8/19/2022

Psychiatry Opportunities in Award-Winning Hospital and Community: Saratoga Springs, New York

Saratoga Hospital
Saratoga Springs, NY
Applicant Contact
Denise Romand
Medical Staff Recruiter/Practice Liaison
(518) 583-8465

Job Description

New Psychiatry Opportunities: Inpatient, Consultation-Liaison, Outpatient or Addiction Medicine in Award-Winning Saratoga Springs, New York

Saratoga Hospital Medical Group Behavioral Health seeks a full-time psychiatrist to practice Psychiatry in an inpatient setting. Our program is designed to have three provider coverage of the 16-bed inpatient unit and 170 bed hospital with many newly or recently renovated units. Our inpatient unit is newly renovated and is well-staffed with RNs, social workers, and support staff. Psychiatry staff enjoys an exceptional collaborative relationship with our hospitalist group. The unit provides a multidisciplinary approach to care in therapeutic milieu. We are also seeking vacation coverage with direct physician contracting (no locums firms.)

Saratoga Hospital Medical Group seeks a BC/BE Psychiatrist interested in Psychosomatic Medicine for our Consultation Liaison role at Saratoga Hospital. We would also consider a Psychiatric NP with extensive C/L experience.

Work as the lead psychiatrist for a consultation service of a 171-bed community hospital with 19-bed state-of-the-art ICCU, 15-bed Labor and Delivery unit, medical surgical units, and more. Current team consists of a full-time LCSW and half time psychiatrist. The hospital would like to expand mental health treatment for substance use disorders, delirium, CHF/MI/COPD admitted patients. Enjoy a close, collaborative working relationship with nursing staff, hospitalists, specialists and palliative care service.

This is an opportunity to work with a close-knit, experienced, multi-disciplinary care team on our newly renovated 16-bed adult inpatient unit and with emergency department and hospital staff as part of our Consultation Liaison Service.

Or consider Outpatient Psychiatry in a Community Mental Health outpatient setting, with Saratoga County Mental Health in a community mental health clinic treatment model, as an employed physician with our group.

In the clinic, work in a treatment team of community mental health nurses and social workers with approximately one-hour patient evaluations and 30-minute medication check appointments. The psychiatrist conducts initial psychiatric evaluations and periodic reviews; provides psychiatric treatment and medication management to clients and monitors participant progress towards the attainment of individual goals; attends and participates in weekly supervision, weekly staff meetings and periodic in-service trainings and may present issues/cases for review. The practice EMR utilized is eCR TenEleven. The office hours are 9:00 am to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Saratoga County Mental Health Center is located in a bright, spacious renovated building restored in 2013, and walking distance to downtown Saratoga and Saratoga Spa State Park.

Saratoga Hospital Medical Group seeks a Psychiatrist, fellowship-trained in Addiction Medicine (preferably or equivalent experience/training) to join our Behavioral Health team at Saratoga Community Health Center (SCHC). SCHC is a fully integrated center providing primary care, behavioral health and addiction medicine. Work with a collegial team of psychiatrists, family medicine physicians, including one addiction medicine specialist, advanced practitioners, dentists and support staff.

Psychiatrists are part of a collegial team that includes the psychiatrists in the hospital, at the Saratoga Community Health Center and Saratoga County Mental Health. Psychiatrists work closely across the system with physicians and advanced practitioners in our primary care and specialty network as part of Saratoga Hospital Medical Group.

Psychiatrists and Advanced Practice Providers at all locations provide coverage of the Saratoga Hospital 16-bed adult inpatient mental health unit. Call is paid and approximately 1:10, taken evenings by phone with rounding on weekends.

The compensation and benefit package is competitive and includes: Health and Prescription Plan; Dental and Vision Insurances; 403(b) Retirement Plan; (For full time: Company Paid Life Insurance & Accidental Death and Dismemberment; LTD); Flexible Spending Account(s) including Medical Reimbursement and Dependent Care Account; Paid Time Off, Five days CME, $4,000 CME stipend, professional dues; professional liability coverage, $200 annual YMCA discount, a number of supplemental insurances, services, discount programs for visit copays within our health system, moving expenses, sign-on bonus, and more.

The physicians who have joined Saratoga Hospital and Saratoga Hospital Medical Group report in the 99th percentile in job satisfaction according to a recent Advisory Board survey. We are proud of that statistic, and that success is reflected in the work we do and in the support we receive from the vibrant and giving Saratoga Springs community.

Saratoga Hospital Medical Group

Our multispecialty practice Saratoga Hospital Medical Grouphas more than 270 physicians and advanced practice providers across a number of medical and surgical specialties. The medical group has grown significantly in recent years, largely because of its reputation for achieving a unique balance of autonomy and collaboration. Our physicians genuinely respect and care about each other, their patients, and our community. Medical group members play an invaluable role in our hospitals continued growth and reputation for excellence. Providers enjoy a shared-governance approach to leadership and the support of exceptional staff and administration.

Saratoga Hospital
Saratoga Hospital is a 171-bed independent, locally governed, thriving community hospital and a leading healthcare provider in the region. We have enjoyed continuous growth for more than a decade, along with a reputation for high-quality, personalized, compassionate care. Since September 2004, Saratoga Hospital has maintained Magnet recognition for nursing excellence from the American Nurses Credentialing Centerthe highest honor an organization can receive for professional nursing practice.
U.S. News & World Report named Saratoga Hospital a Best Regional Hospital for 2020-2021. The hospital took the top spot in Northern New York and is ranked third in the Albany region and 22nd statewide. Saratoga Hospital is also high-performing in four specialties: chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), heart failure, hip replacement, and knee replacement. Saratoga Hospital was named one of The Worlds Best Hospitals 2021

by Newsweek with other notable New York hospitals of The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York-Presbyterian, NYU Langone Hospitals, North Shore University Hospital and Strong Memorial Hospital.
An Affiliate of Albany Med
Saratoga Hospital is a clinical affiliate of the Albany Med Health System. This partnership has added convenient access to services typically not offered by community hospitals, as well as a seamless connection to the Capital Regions only academic medical center and the highly specialized medical care it can provide. Our physicians have access to shared best practices, continuing medical education (CME), and leadership and teaching opportunities. Our physicians who enjoy teaching have the option for medical students to rotate within their practices. Saratoga Hospital Medical Group and Saratoga Hospital are clinical rotation sites for regional Nurse Practitioner and Physician Assistant training programs.

Saratoga Springs is a great place to live where you will feel a sense of community. Our location is a destination!

Known for world-class entertainment and abundant year-round recreational, athletic opportunities and cultural attractions, famous venues include Saratoga Race Course and Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Spa State Park, and Saratoga National Historic Park, where the Battles of Saratoga in 1777 changed the face of history!
Outdoor enthusiasts will love the natural beauty of the Adirondacks, nearby Berkshires and Green Mountains, Saratoga Lake, Lake George, other waterways, and more!
Located a half hour from Albany, New York States Capital City,
Three hours from New York City, Montreal and Boston right on the edge of New England,
Saratoga Springs and surrounding towns and villages are experiencing growth and revitalization evidenced by new homes, upscale apartments, shops, eateries, and businesses.
Saratoga County offers family-oriented communities, neighborhoods and excellent schools.

Visit us at:;;; http://visitadirondacks

Send CV: Denise Romand, CPRP
Medical Staff Recruiter/Liaison, Saratoga Hospital
p: 518.583.8465

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