University of Massachusetts Medical School, Department of Psychiatry

367 10759
Position ID:UMASSMED-Psych-SEPSYCH1 [#10759, 18-030]
Position Title: Staff Psychiatrist
Position Location:Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, United States [map]
Subject Area: Psychiatry
Appl Deadline: finished (2018/01/18, finished 2019/02/05, listed until 2019/02/18)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

SOUTHEAST AREA, MASSACHUSETTS: The University of Massachusetts Medical School’s Department of Psychiatry has recently been contracted by the Department of Mental Health to provide the Professional Services at all DMH sites in the Southeast. Presently we are looking to augment existing staffing at three of these sites. We are seeking psychiatrists and a Facility Medical Director with a career interest in Public Sector Psychiatry at the following Joint Commission accredited inpatient DMH-operated mental health hospitals and DMH-operated outpatient clinics at community mental health centers: • The Brockton Multi-Service Center (BMSC) operates an outpatient clinic (630 patients) at the primary site in Brockton and limited outpatient clinical services (80 patients) at the satellite clinic in Plymouth. BMSC provides a range of high quality, individualized psychiatric services to adults with long-term or serious mental illness. The BMSC provides a continuum of services including PACT, Community Based Flexible Support, and Case Management in addition to the outpatient clinical services. • The Dr. John C. Corrigan Community Mental Health Center is located in Fall River and provides a full range of mental health services including a 16 bed Acute Psychiatric Inpatient Unit, a partial hospital program, community consultation and an outpatient medication clinic. • The Taunton State Hospital is a 45-bed inpatient psychiatric facility that focuses on providing person-centered, trauma-informed care. The hospital operates three (3) long term inpatient psychiatric units for adults.

Our Department has worked to make these family friendly positions with a weekday schedule only. The successful candidate will receive a faculty appointment and a state benefit package designed specifically for Medical School Faculty, including a pension plan. There are 13 paid holidays, 4 weeks of paid vacation, three paid conference days, 2 paid personal days, and a $3,000 annual practice allowance. There is no required on-call and no evening/night, weekend or holiday requirements. However, physicians can sign up for voluntary night, weekend and holiday coverage with highly competitive reimbursement. Successful candidates will receive a faculty appointment and access to Departmental support for clinical, training and research purposes. The department sponsors weekly CME and risk management training opportunities throughout the academic year.

For additional information about our mission driven Department of Psychiatry please view our web site at For questions about these openings please contact Marie Hobart, MD, Vice Chair, Public Sector Psychiatry at or via Geoffrey Bottone at 508-856-8507 or email at

Interested applicants should apply directly at: (J-1 and H-1B candidates are welcome to apply).

UMass Medical School is committed to being an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and recognizes the power of a diverse community. We encourage applications from protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, and those with varied experiences, perspectives, and backgrounds to consider UMass Medical School as their employer of choice.

As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, UMMS recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences, perspectives and backgrounds.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
508-856-8507 (Geoff Bottone)
Department of Psychiatry
55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester, MA 01655

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