Adult Psychiatrist Medical Director- NEW Facility NEW role- Inpatient

Location: Lafayette, LA
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $304,000.00 - $304,000.00
Date: 11/27/2017
Job ID: 02515387
Job Description
Are you a Psychiatrist interested in being a part of a brand new state of the art Rehab facility? Do you have at least 5-10 years direct inpatient care experience and are ready and wanting to step into a leadership role. Leadership experience is not required, but very helpful.
In this role you will be focused on inpatient care and responsible for the direction of the adult unit(s).
If all of this sounds like you, you should read on especially if you are looking for a long term opportunity and one that offers opportunity for career growth in a community of about 72,000, yet serving a population including surrounding communities equating to about 200,000. Here you have an opportunity to have work/life balance working and living a community offering tons to do! … Museums, Incredible Southern Cajun Food, Tons of Festivals throughout the year, Parks, Trails, Sandy Beaches, Theatre, Ballet and so much more! Our client facility is located between Beaumont, TX and Lafayette, LA and just about 2 ½ hours from New Orleans! Average cost of living, choices of public and private schools, new and developing subdivisions. Small town quality of life, but with much to offer.
This brand new facility will be the leading mental health facility in Southwest Louisiana. The only one of its kind in the region.
Here is what we are looking for in a qualified candidate:
  • Board Certified or Board Eligible  (MD or DO)
  • AMG/FMG
  • Interested in upward mobility to potentially move into an Executive Medical Director role.
  • Love working in a fast paced environment
  • Since this is a brand new role, here you have the opportunity to be a trail blazer and set the tone for a strong collaborative environment
** You will have the support of tenured, experienced staff and leadership … plus supportive administration.

More reasons why you should consider this role:
This brand new building, scheduled to be open between Thanksgiving and Christmas 2017, will be 65,000 square feet and will house 102 beds. This facility will be opening in phases, which we will discuss with qualified candidates.
If you are hired, you will be signing a 5 year contract. Compensation starts with a base salary of $ 250,000 PLUS you will be paid RVUs PLUS Medical Directorship all of which guarantees a total guaranteed compensation of $ 304,600.  (Base salary could be increased in year 3 dependent upon the wRVU production in year 2.)
You are also eligible for the following:
  • Relocation Assistance
  • CME Reimbursements
  • Dues, memberships and subscriptions
  • Student Loan Repayment Assistance - $70,000 @ $1,944.44/mth for 36 mths; loan forgiveness period is years 4-5
  • Residency Stipend
  • Full comprehensive benefits package, 401 K, Full medical, Dental, PTO etc…
 
Should you be interested and qualified for the role, many more details will be shared with you. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who wants to be part of what is truly a groundbreaking opportunity serving a much underserved region of Louisiana.  We will respond to all qualified candidates within 24 hours and you will have feedback from our client after submittal within 48 hours.