Long Island Community Hospital has served this richly diverse region as a patient-first community hospital for more than 60 years. As Long Island’s only independent community hospital, we are 100% committed to becoming the community’s healthcare provider of choice with our greatly enhanced services including the Knapp Cardiac Care Center, our highly-advanced heart disease diagnosis and treatment facility, our new modern surgical pavilion, our unique ER approach, and our high-touch services including women’s imaging, sleep laboratory and orthopedics and more. These services are delivered with the highest level of compassion by our LI Community Hospital staff – Long Islanders with an unmistakable mix of courage and heart who care about the people right here in our community and whose sole purpose is to provide personalized comfort.
Responsible for providing quality patient care that consistently ensures patient dignity and respects patient values and is accepted by the professional community as safe and effective treatment. Provides thorough Psychiatric evaluations, medication evaluations and management and individual, family/collateral, and/or group therapy as indicated. The Psychiatrist is expected to provide Psychiatric coverage in the inpatient unit and/or Access Center. Complete medical consults as requested by other physicians or services as determined by the Chairman of Psychiatry. Also, responsible to provide “on-call” services as directed by the Chairman, or designee.
Licensed to practice medicine in New York State.
Board Certified in Psychiatry or board eligible.