Opportunity: Psychiatry, Director of Telepsychiatry - Roanoke, VA
 Opportunity Details
Posted Start Date: Position available immediately
Specialty: Psychiatry, Adult
Location: Roanoke, VA, USA
Job Position Code: FY19 (Roanoke, VA)  

 Offer Details
Relocation Paid: Allowance
Vacation: 25 days
CME: 5 Days & Allowance
Other Benefits:

Health/Vision with Wellness Incentives and Pharmacy

Dental

Life Insurance

Disability

Retirement Savings Plans - 403(b) and Deferred Compensation

Defined benefit pension plan

PAID malpractice and tail


 Job Description

We seek a senior psychiatrist  to join and lead our Telehealth program.  We are currently involved in multiple clinical efforts targeting our support of Carilion’s growing network of six hospitals and 45 patient centered medical homes across 240 miles of western Virginia through synchronous and asynchronous models. These efforts are supported in part by $750,000 of grants to develop and implement innovative care delivery initiatives. Opportunities exist to develop integrated undergraduate and graduate medical education in these efforts. Board certification in General Adult Psychiatry or a Subspecialty required; previous experience with Telehealth preferred.

The Virginia Tech Carilion (VTC) Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine is a strong and growing presence in regional healthcare. Our Department is based in Roanoke Virginia and has clinical, educational, and research sites throughout the region. Our Faculty are based in Roanoke at the Carilion Clinic (a Top 100 Hospital; https://www.carilionclinic.org/ ), in Radford at the Carilion New River Valley Hospital, at the Salem VAMC, and at the Catawba Hospital. We are part of the VTC School of Medicine (http://medicine.vtc.vt.edu/about/), one of the newest and most innovative medical schools in the nation. We work closely with the VTC Research Institute (http://research.vtc.vt.edu/about/), headed by the neuroscientist Michael Friedlander PhD, that has over $70 Million of current funding. The Department is focused on the extensive development and implementation of patient-centered research utilizing measurement-based care.

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Telepsychiatry in Roanoke, VA
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Community Overview

The Roanoke Valley is a metropolitan area of more than 300,000, nestled in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Roanoke has amenities that you'd expect from a dynamic urban center, without losing the charming feeling of a smaller place. Expansion Management named Roanoke Valley one of its Five-Start Communities for quality of life. The ranking is based on a reasonable cost of living, affordable housing, low crime, excellent transportation access, good public schools, proximity to community colleges and universities, and educated workforce and low taxes.

  • Mild weather and four seasons
  • Bike the Blue Ridge Parkway and hike the legendary Appalachian Trail
  • Boating, camping, swimming at Smith Mountain Lake, 500 miles of shoreline
  • Theater, symphony, ballet, opera, fine arts, and museums
  • Two hours to ski resorts, with chalets or five-star lodging
  • US Department of Education has recognized Roanoke Valley Schools for being among the nation's best.
  • Roanoke County, Roanoke City and Salem City school systems have Advanced Placement classes and the international Baccaulareate program.
  • Nationally ranked & internationally acclaimed colleges and universities
  • The National Civic League named Roanoke an All-American City six times
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    Hospital Overview

    One of the largest hospitals in the state, Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital (CRMH) is a 703-bed hospital with an additional 60-bed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. The facility recently completed a large expansion project, adding a new Emergency Department, Labor and Delivery unit and the Carilion Clinic Children's Hospital complete with a Pediatric Emergency Room. Now in it's second century of providing premiere healthcare services, CRMH also features a Level I trauma center. In addition to offering high-tech services, the hospital is home to 24 Graduate Medical Education Programs affiliated with Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine, University of Virginia and Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine. Patients have access to nearby specialty clinics, family medical centers, and a host of personalized treatment options, making this the region's most comprehensive group of healthcare providers.

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     Contact Information
    Contact: Amy Marsh, Physician Recruiter
    Carilion Clinic
    POB 40032
    Roanoke, VA 24022 - 32
    Email: amsilcox@carilionclinic.org
    Phone: (540) 224-5187
    Fax: (540) 983-1169

    If you are interested in learning more, or if you have knowledge of an individual who may be seeking an excellent practice opportunity, please contact us.