Requisition Number: 2019-2934

Type of Position: Full-Time

Location: Winchester, VA


Winchester Medical Center is seeking a Board-Certified Adult Psychiatrist to work alongside our growing and expanding Behavioral Health Team. Our primary focus is within the hospital in our inpatient unit with adults and senior adults.  Our unit currently has 36 beds and this responsibility will be shared with 2-3 other psychiatrists. Training or certification in addiction medicine, consultation psychiatry, and geriatric would be a plus.  Further education and continued medical education in ECT can be discussed if interested.

You will experience diversity within community driven behavioral health services such as: a primary focus on inpatient, general hospital consults both face to face and via telemedicine, coverage at our Structured Intensive Outpatient Program. Home call during the month roughly 1 per week. Weekend call every 5-6 weeks. Hospital employment with competitive salary, productivity, relocation, malpractice and full benefits provided.    

WMC is a tertiary care referral hospital and Level II Trauma Center.  It is a part of Valley Health, a regional non-profit organization that includes six hospitals.  WMC was recognized as Virginia’s #1 recommend hospital by HCAHPs and US News named WMC as one of the best regional hospitals in the nation.  Offering state of the art operating rooms, a new 48-bed intensive care unit staffed by a dedicated critical care service, a sixty-bed Emergency Department that sees 65,000+ patients a year, dedicated trauma rooms, and a full complement of medical and surgical specialties.  


MD/DO or International equivalent

BC or BE (if recently trained) in Psychiatry

Hospital/Program Description

The Shenandoah Valley offers safe, family-oriented communities; our region is rapidly growing with a local population of approximately 90,000.  You and your family will enjoy live theater, musicals, museums, 4-season resorts, and all the amenities you will ever need.  Frederick County Public Schools is one of Virginia’s most successful school divisions and there are numerous private school options as well.  Close access to Dulles International Airport, Washington, D.C. and Baltimore, MD.