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Inpatient Psychiatry in the Best of Both Worlds!

Northeast Georgia Physicians Group
Inpatient Psychiatry

Northeast Georgia Physicians Group (NGPG), an affiliate of Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS), is currently recruiting an Inpatient Psychiatrist for our Behavioral Sciences program.
Located on the main campus of Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC), Laurelwood (54 beds)provides a broad range of services for adolescents and adults experiencing mental health or substance abuse problems.  Laurelwood offers a variety of treatment options including: detoxification, inpatient treatment, day partial treatment, intensive outpatient treatment and aftercare support.
 
Opportunity Details:
·        Coverage for bedded patients at Laurelwood.
·        8am-5pm Monday – Friday & every third weekend.
·        Coverage includes admissions, H&Ps, daily rounding and discharge.
·        Substance Abuse and General Psychiatry
·        Short Term – Average patient stay is 4-5 days
 
Requirements:
·        Support to system intake department for appropriate disposition of patients presenting in the Emergency Departments.
·        Work collaboratively with the system Consult Liaison to insure seamless coverage of patients with coexisting Psychiatric conditions, in person in Gainesville and through tele-psychiatry at Braselton and Barrow campuses.
 
Northeast Georgia Medical Center,(NGMC) is a 557-bed regional referral center located in Gainesville, Georgia providing a wide array of healthcare services complemented by a medical staff of over 700 members that represent a vast range of primary care and sub-specialty physicians.
 
NGMChas been named "One of the 10 Best Places to Work in Georgia” according to an article in Georgia Trend magazine and NGHS has been named one of "Metro Atlanta’s Top 100 Workplaces" by the Atlanta Journal Constitution (AJC) for 2011-2017.
 
 
Marshall Poole, Physician Recruiter 770.219.6635, marshall.poole@nghs.com or visit: www.practicemedicinehere.com


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