Physician - Psychiatry

Clarksburg, WV 26301

Specialty Psychiatry
Profession Physician

The Louis A. Johnson VA Medical Center in Clarksburg, WV is seeking a full-time Psychiatrist. The ideal candidate is an independent care provider who is highly skilled in the management of patient's mental health needs. Main responsibilities are outpatient clinic, medication management, and psychiatric evaluations. The outpatient unit has 6 psychiatrists and 3 PA’s. Follow-up appointments are seen in thirty-minute increments and intake appointments are seen in 1-hour increments. Regular business hours are M-F 8am to 4:30pm. Psychiatrists provide 1 weekend of inpatient coverage per month. Inpatient coverage is light. The inpatient unit has 10 beds with 60% census. Psychiatrist typically round on 4-6 patients per weekend which typically requires 4-5 hours of work each weekend morning.  No overnight call.

U.S. Citizenship, a full, active, and unrestricted U.S. medical license, and BC/BE in Psychiatry are required.

Community Information:

Unlike some cities, Clarksburg isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Clarksburg are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Situated just 40 minutes southwest of Morgantown, WV and 2 hours south of Pittsburgh, PA, Clarksburg, WV offers a bevy of can’t miss things to do. From getting involved with the arts and learning about local history, to dining at independent restaurants and staying active with hiking, biking, fishing, golfing or white-water rafting. Clarksburg is sure not to disappoint.

Benefits:

VA boasts a comprehensive compensation and benefits package (Paid Time-Off, Professional/Personal Insurance Coverages, 401K, CME, and Retirement, etc.).

About the VA

Department of Veterans Affairs offers Veterans the largest, most technologically advanced integrated health care system in the United States. We operate more than 1,400 sites of care, including 153 medical centers, 909 ambulatory and community-based outpatient clinics, 135 nursing homes, 232 Veterans centers, 47 readjustment counseling centers, and 108 comprehensive home-care programs, across all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and U.S. Territories. Learn more at:

To learn more, contact Keith Liles National Healthcare Recruitment Consultant