Psychiatrist - Medical Director - Adult Inpatient

Ephrata, PA | Physicians | Tracking Code: 50120

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WellSpan Philhaven, a progressive medical community in S. Central PA is seeking a full-time, Inpatient Medical Director - Adult for our established practice in Ephrata, PA. WellSpan Health is a top-rated, integrated health system with a focus on a high-quality patient care.


About the Practice

  • Activities Related to Behavioral Health Unit
    • Activities Related to WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital (WECH)
    • Consultation Liaison/ED’s
      • Presence and leadership on treatment planning meetings on the extended acute and acute inpatient service
      • Assist with implementing behavioral health standards on the inpatient units and the ED
      • Support/collaborate with other behavioral health clinical professionals, including CRNP
      • Attendance at all required administrative and clinical meetings at WECH
      • Collaboration with the WECH pharmacy
      • Collaborate and meet regularly with the ED and ED providers
      • Coordinate/lead the consultation service



  • $250,000 guaranteed salary plus Medical Director stipend
  • Sign on bonus and educational loan repayment
  • Voluntary paid weekend call
  • 5 weeks of time off + 6 holidays
  • Health, life and disability insurance
  • Retirement savings plan with employer automatic contribution and employer match
  • Medical malpractice insurance and tail coverage
  • Continuing Medical Education stipend
  • Paid Relocation
  • Physician-led medical group



  • Conveniently located 90 minutes northeast of Baltimore and 60 minutes north of Philadelphia
  • Water activities along the Susquehanna River
  • Abundant outdoor and cultural activities including restaurants, theatre, golf courses, hiking, water sports, farmer’s markets and downtown access to a 42-mile recreation trail 
  • Family oriented community, with excellent schools, low cost of living and low crime rates


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For confidential consideration, please contact:

Joshua Irwin, Director, Physician Recruitment

WellSpan Health



Required Skills

Must be BC/BE. Must possess or have the 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

Lancaster City was the capital of Pennsylvania from 1799 to 1812. Today, Lancaster County includes a vibrant downtown business district, desirable suburban neighborhoods and sprawling agricultural farms. Life in Lancaster County offers affordable housing, options for higher education, a thriving arts and cultural community, historical attractions, parks and recreational resources, an independent professional baseball team, fine dining and more. When visiting Lancaster, one can't help but recognizing the influence of the Pennsylvania Dutch — farm-to-table and beyond.

Conveniently located in southcentral Pennsylvania, Lancaster is within an easy commute to major cities and has ready access to public transportation. Residents can find local employment in healthcare, tourism, public administration, manufacturing, and both professional and semi-professional services. (Patient population: 535,000)

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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