Psychiatrist - Adult - Inpatient

Mt Gretna, PA | Physicians | Tracking Code: 52319

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Join WellSpan Philhaven - central Pennsylvania’s most comprehensive behavioral health organization, serving five counties in South Central Pennsylvania.  For more than 65 years Philhaven’s vision of “finding a better way” has inspired growth. Our organization serves over25,000 individuals annually through innovative programs and services.


  • The current opportunities are for working at our inpatient location in Mt. Gretna, PA.
  • Our physicians are typically scheduled to work 3-5 days in the adult inpatient program and typically carry a caseload of 16-18 patients, participating in all areas of treatment along with a team of a nurse case manager (solely dedicated to team duties), a case worker, and therapist (s).
  • Weeknight (M-F) telephone call varies by size of practice and location. Weeknight call covers inpatient services.
  • Weekend (Sat & Sun) call is voluntary and can be done at our 18-bed adult inpatient psychiatric unit in Ephrata or 44 bed unit in Mt. Gretna. Weekend call is done by Psychiatrists with some weekend support from our midlevel providers. This coverage includes admissions, discharging and rounding.  Carrying a pager on the weekend is also compensated.  Compensation for these additional services is in addition to the base compensation
  • WellSpan Philhaven providers will utilize an inpatient and outpatient EMR system when Philhaven converts to EPIC.



  • Competitive Salary, Signing Bonus and Educational Loan Repayment
  • Paid weekend (Sat – Sun) call
  • Health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance
  • Retirement savings plan with employer automatic contribution and employer match
  • Paid medical malpractice insurance and tail coverage
  • 5 weeks of time off + 6 holidays
  • Continuing Medical Education stipend $3,000
  • Paid relocation
  • Paid renewals for PA & DEA licenses
  • 2 paid medical society dues
  • Physician-led medical group


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To learn more, please contact:

Josh Irwin

Director, Physician Recruitment

WellSpan Health


All contacts will be handled confidentially

Required Skills

Must be BC/BE.  Must possess or have ability to obtain a Pennsylvania medical license.

Quality of Life

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization is comprised of a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,200 physicians and advanced practice clinicians, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, six respected hospitals, more than 15,000 employees, and 140 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization, committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities. We are committed to transforming the health of the communities we serve and to educating the next generation of clinicians, staff and leaders.

Quality of Life
Quality of Life

Formed in 1813, Lebanon is a quaint city of 25,700 residents. The area, rich in heritage and the small-town charm of yesteryear, features sites on the National Register of Historic Places, museums, scenic parks and recreation facilities, performing arts theaters, artists' studios, a farmers' market and dining establishments for all tastes.

Life in Lebanon County offers affordable housing and options for pursuing higher education. Residents can find local employment in manufacturing, retail, arts and entertainment, healthcare and service sectors. Located in southcentral Pennsylvania, Lebanon is within an easy driving distance to Harrisburg, Lancaster, Reading and York. (Patient population: 140,000)

Equal Opportunity Employment

WellSpan Health is an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

Joshua  Irwin, MBA, FASPR
Joshua Irwin, MBA, FASPR
Director, Physician Recruitment
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