We are looking for a BC/BE internist to replace a retiring practitioner and join our stable group of outstanding physicians and PA's at Springfield Hospital Center. Springfield is an inpatient psychiatric facility in beautiful historic Sykesville, near Baltimore and Washington DC. You will work closely with the attending psychiatrist and manage patients' medical problems. You will have wonderful support from administration, nursing and ancillary staff in a culturally diverse, friendly and collegial environment. Patients that may require medical hospitalization are referred to local hospitals. A full range of consultants are available on site and outside of Springfield.
Enjoy a regular, yet flexible schedule, We truly have work/life balance. If desired, supplement your income with very manageable voluntary call on site on nights, weekends and holidays which are otherwise completely off. The State of Maryland offers an outstanding benefit package: 401K, secure and stable vested pension plan, plenty of time off including vacation, personal days, separate sick and CME time, health/dental/vision plans and malpractice, and no billing hassles ! We are a cohesive group with outstanding retention rate. Come practice medicine with ample time to see your patients and do what is needed and not worry about burnout anymore.
A staff physician is charged with the duty of evaluating, diagnosing, admitting, treating patients, and making discharge and after-care plans for the patients admitted to the hospital, with the participation of the patients, most commonly of young adult age and middle age, less commonly of geriatric age, and only rarely adolescents on the deaf unit. All clinical activities and duties which include regular assignments and serving elsewhere as needed, are to be carried out in accordance with hospital policies, rules and regulations in accordance with performance improvement goals, and within the fiscal constraints mandated to the hospital. All clinical activities are to be documented in the medical record as required by hospital policies.
Education: Possession of a degree in medicine from an accredited college or university.
Experience: As required for certification in an area of medical specialization by an American Medical Association Specialty Board.
Note: Candidates may substitute U.S. Armed Forces military service experience as a commissioned officer in Medical Corpsman and Physicians classifications or Nursing or Physician and Medical Services and Special Corpsman Officer specialty codes in the medicine field of work on a year-for-year basis for the required education.
Internal Number: 20-004606-0004
About Springfield Hospital Center
Springfield Hospital Center is a regional psychiatric hospital operated by the State of Maryland, Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Mental Hygiene Administration. Springfield is accredited by the Joint Commission and is located in Sykesville, Maryland. Springfield Hospital Center was first opened in 1896 and continues to serve the mental health needs of the citizens of the State of Maryland
Springfield Hospital Center is located on a picturesque campus in southern Carroll County, MD and provides a wide range of clinical services for the treatment of persons with mental illness.