Rutland, Vermont: We invite TWO sharp Psychiatric Physician Assistants to join the excellent team staffing a 17-bed general psychiatric inpatient care unit in the 2nd largest hospital in the state. Come to a friendly, growing community in in the heart of scenic ski country!
Become a key member of the mental health team, working directly with the Psychiatric Medical Director and an inpatient psychiatrist. You will provide care for an average of 8-9 patients at a time, including completing H&P on admission, maintaining and recording daily progress, and planning discharges.
This is a hospital-employed position with a convenient block schedule of 7 days on/7 days off.
Join a multi-award winning 180-bed medical center providing high quality healthcare for over 100 years, now serving 85,000 area residents. This Nursing Magnet Hospital has earned an “A” Rating from The Leapfrog Group for hospital safety, a Healthgrades Patient Safety Excellence Award, and they proudly score in the Top 5% for “Teamwork between providers and nurses,” “Expertise of the nursing staff,” and “Performance of Administration.”
We are offering:
- Employed position with award-winning hospital
- Paid relocation to beautiful Vermont
- Respected inpatient setting with excellent team
- Convenient schedule, 7 days on/7 days off
- Interesting, supportive environment
- Highly competitive salary based on experience
- Paid liability insurance
- Paid health and dental, vision, and disability insurance
- Plenty of paid time off
- Additional paid leave with a budget for your CME
- Retirement program with employer contributions
Rutland is a charming city located at the base of the largest ski area in the East, in central Vermont. Known as a relaxing vacation destination, Vermont is the Healthiest State in the continental US – and you can make it your year-round home!
Enjoy classic New England: beautiful rolling hills and mountains, picturesque towns, rivers and lakes – and affordable real estate. If you dream of a country lifestyle, properties with substantial acreage are available. Choose a safe neighborhood with a mountain view, or perhaps a home on a waterfront lot!
Forget the traffic, high cost of living, and the other hassles found in larger metropolitan areas. Rutland’s 20,000 residents participate in a healthy, diverse economy, of which tourism is a key component. This thriving community is wonderful for families, offering top-ranked public and private schools. Vermont leads the nation with the best public school teacher-to-student ratios!
Join a community with a “buy-local” spirit, organic farm-to-table markets, a very low crime rate, and a neighborly atmosphere. Enjoy summer music in the bandstand in the park, or a wildflower walk. Take in local theater, visits by the Vermont Symphony Orchestra, and more cultural events via nearby colleges. Enjoy a thriving arts community of galleries and museums, shopping in specialty stores and famous-name outlet shops, and easy access to three major airports.
Live amidst impressive natural beauty in the Green Mountains near Lake Champlain and the Adirondacks. Enjoy innumerable recreational activities ranging from biking, hiking and camping to hunting and fishing, plus yoga, golf, sailing and kayaking too! In the colder season, enjoy ice hockey or snowmobiling, peaceful snowshoeing, or exceptional skiing: Rutland is just 20 minutes from Killington, a massive ski resort with over 200 trails!
Rutland is centrally located, and provides easy access by car, rail or plane to Burlington, Albany, Boston, New York City, the Maine coast – and Montreal, Quebec, Canada too.
Contact us today to learn more about this excellent opportunity!