Overview

Seeking an enthusiastic, innovative psychiatrist to develop an adult and geriatric consultative service in conjunction with a nascent community based psychiatry residency program located in the New York Finger Lakes Region. Responsibilities include direct patient care, teaching, facilitating communication between psychiatry and other medical services and consultation to medical services within the rural medical center, outpatient integrated care clinic and tele-psychiatry to outlying facility.

This psychiatrist will join our 200+ member multi-specialty practice, part of the Arnot Health system at St. Joseph's Hospital in Elmira. You will be supported by the exceptionally capable and experienced nurses and social workers in the 25-bed Behavioral Sciences Unit that is certified by NYS OMH.  Working in close collaboration with Family Services and sharing professional responsibilities with two other psychiatrists supported by certified nurse practitioners, you will blend your talents to enhance the programs, the hospital and our well rounded rural and suburban community. 

Arnot Health serves as a clinical campus for medical students from Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine and offers numerous residency and fellowship training programs including psychiatry.  Candidates with a passion for teaching are of special interest.

If you are seeking a collegial faculty and clinic opportunity offering the rewards of a balanced professional and personal lifestyle, then you must explore this position!

Hospital Description

Arnot Health is a not-for-profit, integrated healthcare system providing quality diagnostic, ambulatory, and acute care, as well as rehabilitative and wellness services. With an extensive network of primary care offices and over 700 licensed beds in 1 tertiary-care and 2 acute-care hospitals, Arnot Health is the preferred healthcare provider in the Twin Tiers of southern New York and northern Pennsylvania. The Arnot Health system includes:

  • Arnot Ogden Medical Center, Elmira, NY, is a not-for-profit tertiary medical facility that tops the list of preferred area hospitals. Specialty services include orthopedic care, cardiovascular care, cancer care, women’s health services and maternity, emergency medicine and surgery.
  • Ira Davenport Memorial Hospital, Bath, NY, is a not-for-profit, 38-bed acute care hospital with an adjacent 120-bed skilled nursing facility.
  • St. Joseph's Hospital, Elmira, NY, is a not-for-profit, Catholic hospital specializing in orthopedic care, physical rehabilitation, geriatric medicine, behavioral science and alcohol rehabilitation.
  • Arnot Medical Services is a large, dedicated 200+ provider multi-specialty group offering diverse practice options and an exceptional lifestyle.

Community Description

Our Community

The Southern Finger Lakes and Pennsylvania Grand Canyon area, known locally as the Twin Tiers, offer a truly exceptional lifestyle. Nestled in low rolling hills carved by prehistoric glaciers, the Twin Tiers covers 9,000 square miles of lakes, hills, villages and vineyards and includes over 650 miles of lakefront property. Midway between New York City and Niagara Falls, the Twin Tiers is known for picturesque lakes, lush forests, scenic bluffs, and valleys dotted with wineries, orchards, dairy farms, resorts and country inns. Our local communities are rich in history and offer abundant, varied and competitively priced housing in and around the cities and suburbs of Elmira and Corning. Low crime rate, low traffic volumes, short commuting distances, and an easygoing, rural character enable a comfortable lifestyle that urban areas can't match.

Family Matters

The Twin Tiers boasts many educational opportunities for families. Choose from public, private, faith-based and Montessori schools, located in Schuyler, Chemung, Steuben, Tompkins and Tioga Counties in New York and Bradford and Tioga Counties in nearby Pennsylvania. An array of arts and music, athletics and other educational programs are available through local learning and community organizations. Colleges and universities within convenient distance include Cornell University, Ithaca College, Mansfield University, Hobart and William Smith Colleges, Elmira College and more institutions of higher learning.

Outdoor enthusiasts can visit lakes, rivers, and canals to fish, swim, canoe, wind surf, snorkel, water ski, sail, kayak or go white-water rafting. On land they can hike, bike, golf, rock climb, bird watch, hunt, downhill or cross country ski, snowboard, or snowmobile.