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Psychiatrist in San Jose, California in San Jose, CA at TeamHealth 

Date Posted: 9/22/2022

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    San Jose, CA
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Job Description

TeamHealth has an exciting opportunity to grow your career as a psychiatrist in our newest inpatient behavioral health practice, Good Samaritan Hospital in San Jose, California. This is a half time position for a clinician able to give high quality, compassionate care to patients. The consultation service will also have a half time neuropsychologist. Additionally, the hospital has an 18-bed psychiatric inpatient unit which is staffed by another psychiatrist, but coverage may be needed on occasion. You will be able to follow a consistent Monday-Friday schedule, with set hours and no restriction on a private practice after hours. We are seeking candidates who are board board eligible/board certified in psychiatry and skilled clinicians in a hospital based setting, and we would love to explore this opportunity with you. Quality care begins with understanding each patient's unique needs. You will have the opportunity to provide quality patient care in a wonderful facility! This practice is empathetic, attentive, and engaged in each patient�s experience. Good Samaritan Hospital is a HCA hospital with a deep and experienced leadership team that is intent on providing optimal, patient centered care. TeamHealth supports our clinical teams so that you can do what you do best: provide unmatched patient care. We are physician-driven, patient focused and provide ample opportunities for growth as you develop your career in behavioral health.

Position Highlights

  • Primarily focused on providing psychiatric consultations in the emergency department and in the med surg units, as well as the psychiatric care of patients in a small PHP/IOP
  • The consultation service will also have a half time neuropsychologist
  • Follow a consistent Monday-Friday schedule, with set hours and no restriction on a private practice after hours
  • Weekend call is optional for additional pay
  • Sign-on bonus and relocation assistance
  • Access to TeamHealth's clinician wellness program and referral program
  • Access to development tools, educational resources and CME through the TeamHealth Institute
  • Paid professional liability insurance (including tail)

    Good Samaritan Hospital

    This acute care hospital is located in the heart of Silicon Valley with two locations, the main campus in San Jose and Mission Oaks campus in Los Gatos. Good Samaritan Hospital is recognized as a leader in neurosciences, high-risk obstetrics, comprehensive cancer services, advanced cardiology and innovative surgery techniques. Good Samaritan Hospital - San Jose was the first of five hospitals in the country and the first in Santa Clara County to become a Stroke Certified Hospital. Good Samaritan Hospital is also a county-designated STEMI receiving center.

    San Jose, California

    San Jose is the economic, cultural and political center of Silicon Valley and the largest city in Northern California. Surrounded by rolling hills, San Jose is the major technology hub in California's Bay Area. Nicknamed the Capital of Silicon Valley, San Jose is home to many global tech companies including Cisco Systems, eBay, Adobe Systems, PayPal, Brocade, Samsung and Western Digital, to name a few. Downtown San Jose features the Tech Museum of Innovation, devoted to the exploration of science and technology. The city boasts many performing arts companies, including Opera San Jose, Symphony Silicon Valley, Ballet San Jose Silicon Valley and the San Jose Museum of Art, one of the nation's premiere Modern Art museums. It is also home to the NHL's San Jose Sharks. San Jose has a subtropical Mediterranean climate with a yearly average of 301 days of sunshine and an annual mean temperature of 60.5 degrees, perfect weather for hiking on its 54 miles of scenic urban trail network, fishing and boating on Lake Cunningham, playing disc golf at Kelly Park or strolling through one of San Jose's 200+ local parks.

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