St. Lukes University Health Network

Inpatient Psychiatry Opportunity at Top Workplace in the US

Allentown, PA

full-time
Inpatient

St. Luke's Sacred Heart Campus

Job Highlights

  • Less than 3 Hours from a Ski Resort
  • Loan Repayment or Assistance Offered
  • Non-Profit Employer
  • St. Luke’s University Health Network is seeking full time BC/BE Psychiatrists. St. Luke’s has been recently ranked one of the top teaching hospital in the nation, a recipient of the prestigious 15 Top Health System award as well as recognized as a 100 Top Hospital for the ninth time by Watson Health.

    We have adult inpatient opportunities at our Allentown campus.

    Position Description

    • Successful candidates will rotate 1:5 for weekend inpatient acute care coverage.
    • We are recruiting for growth and expansion as we now encompass 176 inpatient beds across the network, 5 outpatient offices and we offer TMS and ECT.
    • Dedicated AP support exists at each unit.
    • This is an employed position in a growing practice with little to no night call

    In joining St. Luke’s University Health Network you’ll enjoy:

    • A substantial final year monthly stipend after sign on (Resident & Fellows)
    • The opportunity to teach psychiatry residents and medical students
    • Team-based care with well-educated, dedicated support staff
    • A culture in which innovation is highly valued
    • Exceptional compensation package, starting bonus, and relocation reimbursement
    • Loan forgiveness program
    • Rich benefits package, including malpractice, health and dental insurance, and generous CME allowance
    • Work/life balance and flexibility
    • Teaching, research, quality improvement and strategic development opportunities

    About St. Lukes University Health Network

    Founded in 1872, St. Luke’s University Health Network (SLUHN) is a fully integrated, regional, non-profit network of more than 18,000 employees providing services at 14 campuses and 300+ outpatient sites. With annual net revenue of $3 billion, the Network’s service area includes 11 counties in two states: Lehigh, Northampton, Berks, Bucks, Carbon, Montgomery, Monroe, Schuylkill and Luzerne counties in Pennsylvania and Warren and Hunterdon counties in New Jersey. St. Luke’s hospitals operate the biggest network of trauma centers in Pennsylvania.

    Dedicated to advancing medical education, St. Luke’s is the preeminent teaching hospital in central-eastern Pennsylvania. In partnership with Temple University, the Network established the Lehigh Valley’s first and only four-year medical school campus. It also operates the nation’s longest continuously operating School of Nursing, established in 1884, and 40 fully accredited graduate medical educational programs with 419 residents and fellows. In 2022, St. Luke’s, a member of the Children’s Hospital Association, opened the Lehigh Valley’s first and only free-standing facility dedicated entirely to kids.

    IMPORTANT NOTICE FOR CANDIDATES: COVID-19 VACCINE REQUIREMENT
    As a leading healthcare provider, St. Luke’s University Health Network is committed to protecting our employees, patients and community. As we continue to provide quality care to our patients, we are taking important next steps to prevent undue harm to our employees & ensure our patients have a safe environment for medical care and treatment. Effective immediately, St. Luke’s is requiring all new hires, along with our current employees, to be fully vaccinated against COVID as a condition of employment. Medical or religious exemptions will be reviewed as per our policy and guidelines.

    Location Insights

    • A

      Access to Parks

    • A

      Access to Restaurants

    • A-

      Access to Outdoor Activities

    • A-

      Commute

    • B-

      Cost of Living

    • C+

      Overall

    • Total Population

      120,915

    • Median Rent

      $1,004

    • Median Home Value

      $131,300

    • Median Income

      $41,167

    Posted January 16, 2024