Job ID: 290131009
Last Updated: 3/1/2023
Psychiatric Hospitalist for #1 City to Live- Huntsville, AL
Psychiatric Hospitalist Needed in North Alabama
Seeking Psychiatric Inpatient Hospitalist for Huntsville Hospital
BC/BE Psychiatrist needed to join team for inpatient hospital coverage to include ED and medical floor consults and follow ups, with average of 15 patients per day, per provider. Coverage of pediatric consults @ HH Women & Children Hospital. Monday through Friday position, with call requirements of weekend call 1:4 and weekday call of 2-3 days per month. The Behavioral Health unit has a total of 35 beds, with 12 being geriatric beds. Teaching opportunities are available with UAB medical students, Family Medicine residents and Internal Medicine residents.
Huntsville Hospital is a 971-bed hospital that serves as the regional referral center for north Alabama and southern Tennessee. Our Emergency Departments consist of 80+ beds and treat approximately 160,000 patients per year. The hospital has 24/7 Radiology, Cardiology, Trauma, Orthopedic and Neurosurgical coverage. The hospital also has dedicated Adult, Cardiovascular, Neurological, Surgical/Trauma and Pediatric ICUs, and a Level I Trauma Center.
Offering Competitive salary & excellent benefits
The position offers an excellent compensation package including base salary with RVU-based incentives, paid vacation, CME allowance, health and life insurance, malpractice insurance, and a 401k plan with employer contribution. Professional liability insurance and assistance with mandatory hospital credentialing and state licensing, and reimbursement of associated fees
Huntsville is situated in the fastest growing major metropolitan area in Alabama, and has the highest per capita income in the southeast. Huntsville consistently ranks as the best place to live, learn and work. We are a community that combines the welcoming feeling of a modern southern city with progressive diversity of new ideas, people, and technologies. With a population of 400K in the metro area, we are a high-tech, family oriented, multi-cultural community with excellent school options, dining and entertainment for everyone.
Madison County named one of the Top 50 Best Places to Raise Children in the U.S. by Business Week.
Huntsville ranks No. 7 Best Places to live in the U.S. by U.S. News and World Report.
Huntsville ranked among Best Cities for Mid-Career Professionals in the nation by Kiplingers.
Huntsville City Schools named National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence.
Madison City Schools is Top Producer of National Merit Students in the state.
Madison City Schools ranked 2nd best in the entire state.
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