MD – Psychiatrist – Director of Emergency Services

MD - Psychiatrist - Director of Emergency Services


Healthcare - Providers/Locum Tenens


Harrison, New York

Employment Type



Director of Emergency Psychiatric Services needed for Hospital in Greater NYC. .  

Job Description:

Compensation : $ 250000
Job ID : 14147
  • Focus on treating patients admitted to the emergency room for psychiatric services (approx 8 per day)
  • Handle admissions, triaging and treatment plans  
  • Supervise full time NP based in emergency room
  • Standard business hours, no weekends, no on-call, Monday-Friday 8-4 or 9-5
  • Protected administrative time and work with new residency program  
  • Inpatient Psychiatrists, residents and per diems/moonlighters take weekend and overnight call
  • Opportunity for moonlighting and per diem for additional compensation
  • Organization offers full range of programs: outpatient, inpatient, child and adolescent, addiction services, DBT, PHP, residential and family services
  • Complex care team with strong team of doctors, nursing staff, clinical support

Employed position with competitive compensation plan and benefits (health, dental, vision, disability), retirement plan, expenses for license/dues/CME, generous PTO plan, paid medical malpractice including tail coverage.

Job Requirements:


  • NY State license, DEA, CSR (active or applied preferred) but not required

  • Residency training in General Psychiatry, fellowship training to be considered


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