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$13.36 - $17.33
Full-time
Fairhaven, MA 02719
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Southcoast Health is focused on bringing together high-quality Physician Assistants to deliver exceptional care and services. We are the regions largest integrated network of multidisciplinary Physicians and Advanced Practice Practitioners. With our new Chair of Psychiatric Services, we are committed to growing behavioral health services for a population truly in need of expertise given elevated rates of mental health and substance use disorders.

Position Highlights

  • Full time, PA-Psych Positions
  • Principally based at St Lukes Hospital Emergency Department one of the top 5busiest community EDs in the region, pending level II Trauma center certification
  • Work alongside young, progressive andenergetic Harvard affiliated faculty (BIDMC and Boston Childrens Hospital), with potential for academic affiliation
  • Evolving multidisciplinary behavioral health team with a recently renovated behavioral health unit in the ED.
  • Unique opportunity to work with the new Chair of Psychiatric Services to address the wide range of mental health and substance use disorders presenting to the ED, inclusive of pediatric and geriatric populations
  • Ideal setting to consider quality improvement initiatives, and population health endeavors alongside community partners
  • PAs will be trained for 3-6 months in hospital based psychiatry before having an independent case load.

Community Highlights

  • Situated 60 minutes south of Boston, 30 minutes west of Cape Cod and 30 minutes southeast of Providence, RI with convenient access to major highways
  • Four-season coastal living with surf, sand, trails and a whole host of outdoor activities
  • Multi-cultural communities with great family-oriented neighborhoods
  • Excellent private and public schools

About Southcoast Health

Southcoast Health is one of the largest and fastest growing health systems in New England. Since its inception in 1996, Southcoast has become a sought-after destination for health care professionals. As a thriving part of the New England medical community, Southcoast Health offers practice excellence in an environment you want to call home.

For more information contact Holly Lestage @ 508-525-3585 or lestageh@southcoast.org



Southcoast Health is focused on bringing together high-quality Physician Assistants to deliver exceptional care and services. We are the region'...
Posting ID: 670787462 Posted: 2021-12-07 Job Title: Physician Assistant Psychiatry