University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School, Department of Psychiatry

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Position ID:UMASSMED-Psych-FMDWRCH [#21116, 22-070]
Position Title: Facility Medical Director, WRCH
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Psychiatry
Appl Deadline: finished (2022/02/04, finished 2022/06/03, listed until 2023/02/03)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

Facility Medical Director: Worcester Recovery Center and Hospital

The University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School (UMCMS) is seeking a board-certified psychiatrist to serve as the Facility Medical Director (FMD) for The Worcester Recovery Center and Hospital in Worcester, MA. The Facility Medical Director’s primary responsibility is to provide administrative and clinical oversight for the DMH operated and contracted state hospital and community support programs.

We care for those with serious and persistent mental illness who need a longer term stay beyond outpatient and acute care treatment. We address all aspects of the person’s health and return them safely to the community. We provide extended inpatient care only; forensic opportunities are available.

Family friendly, weekdays only schedule, with excellent state benefits and pension plan. No call (except voluntary for lucrative pay), no weekends, no nights, no holidays. Enjoy 13 paid state and federal holidays, 4 weeks of paid vacation, 2 personal days, and $3,000 annual practice allowance.

The Worcester Recovery Center and Hospital is a Department of Mental Health funded hospital and University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School teaching facility. The position involves academic appointment at the UMCMS, with opportunities for teaching and research. We are located less than an hour from Boston and across the street from the UMass Chan Medical School in Worcester MA.

For additional information about our mission driven Department of Psychiatry please view our web site at For questions about this position please contact Marie Hobart, MD, Vice Chair, Public Sector Psychiatry at (J-1 and H-1B candidates are welcome to apply).

UMass Chan Medical School is committed to be 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, UMass Chan recognizes the added value 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:
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UMass Chan Medical School
Department of Psychiatry
55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester, MA 01605