Maine BehavioralHealthcare (MBH) is seeking a BC/BE Psychiatrist for a Consult Liaison & Inpatient Psychiatric Services attending position located at Pen Bay Medical Center (PBMC), in Rockport, Maine.
The selected candidate will lead an interdisciplinary team, perform psychiatric evaluations, follow up with psychiatric management, and direct care of patients on the Consult Liaison & Inpatient Psychiatric Services . The Psychiatric and Addiction Recovery Center (PARC) is a locked 18- bed unit of PBMC providing acute in-patient psychiatric & medical detoxification treatment for patients 18years of age and older on both a voluntary and an involuntary basis. Physical examinations and medicine consultations provided by hospitalist service.
The PBMC Emergency Department contracts with Maine Behavioral Healthcare’s Crisis Response Services to provide assessments. Follow up with community resources, or assistance with hospitalization is provided. The psychiatric medical staff consists of 2 fulltime attending psychiatrists and a full time Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner whom share a caseload of the Consult Liaison Service and PARC. The unit is a wonderful space that is comprised of single rooms, spacious, modern, and features dramatic ocean views.
Maine Behavioral Healthcare (MBH), a MaineHealth member, is Northern New England’s leading integrated behavioral healthcare system. It serves predominantly southern, western, central and Mid-Coast Maine, and is composed of southern Maine’s only nonprofit psychiatric hospital, outpatient treatment, crisis services, Crisis Stabilization units, as well as 5 ACT teams. This fully integrated and growing system of behavioral healthcare makes it a regional and national model for treating people with serious mental health issues.
Pen Bay Medical Center (PBMC), a MaineHealth member, is a 99-bed, full-service community hospital located directly on beautiful Penobscot Bay and is a not-for-profit, Top Rural & Leapfrog Straight A Safety Score Graded Hospital. We offer inpatient and outpatient care, diagnostic, therapeutic and rehabilitative services, patient and community education, and a full-range of specialty services through the Emergency Department, Special Care Unit, Surgical Services Department, full Hospitalist Service, and the Psychiatric Addiction & Recovery Center.
We are located in a truly magnificent area, overlooking the picturesque Maine coastline. Mid-Coast Maine offers some of the most spectacular natural beauty and outdoor recreation found anywhere in the country. Sail and kayak the world-class waters of Penobscot Bay, hike the mountains that overlook the sea, swim & fish in our pristine lakes and streams, and bike on our country lanes. Enjoy an abundance of rich cultural opportunities and great schools in a safe community environment.