Mercy Health System of Southeastern Pennsylvania is a four hospital health system which is part of Catholic Health East. We are a large faith-based system with hospitals in East Norriton, Upper Darby, the West and Northeast Philadelphia areas. Mercy Health System is dedicated to delivering compassionate, holistic, person-centered care to all who need it. The cornerstone of our award-winning health system is clinical integration through patient care coordination and safety delivering on a medical home model. We seek physicians who are deeply committed to providing quality health care to all. Mercy Health System enjoys clinical partnerships with leading academic medical centers throughout the Philadelphia region. Approximately 1,200 physicians are part of our medical staff.
We are currently recruiting a psychiatrist to manage the 16 bed dual diagnosis unit. Maximum census is 16 and average census a little over 12. Psychiatrist works with multidisciplinary team of nurses, mental health techs, social workers and therapists. Psychiatrist will do weekend rounds on their own unit every 6 weeks.
Our employed positions include a competitive salary and incentive, including malpractice coverage, paid vacation and CME, health and dental insurance, a 403(b) plan. Located in the suburbs of Philadelphia, the areas boast wonderful family oriented communities. There is quick access to historic Philadelphia with fabulous cultural opportunities, theater, orchestra, museums and restaurants. Beaches, mountains, New York City and Washington, DC are also just a short drive away.