Arbour Health System, the largest behavioral health system in Massachusetts, has physician opportunities in outpatient, partial hospitalization and inpatient settings at a variety of locations in eastern Massachusetts. We welcome inquiries about these outstanding opportunities and look forward to talking with you.

Ideal candidates will demonstrate excellent clinical leadership skills, a commitment to effective and efficient care of patients, positive customer and team satisfaction and the ability to work and lead collaborative multidisciplinary teams. This position requires no weeknight or weekend call. Any voluntarily-scheduled call for weeknights or weekends is at extra compensation. Employed positions come with a highly competitive compensation and benefits package, which includes reimbursed malpractice insurance, health and dental insurance, paid time off, continuing education allowance and a 401K with company matched portion. H1B candidates can be considered and certain candidates may be eligible for loan forgiveness incentives.

For more information, contact Phyllis Padula-O’Brien, Physician Recruitment Manager by phone 781-762-7764 ext. 190 (office), 617-429-4240 (cell), or email [email protected]

Medical Director Openings

Arbour-Fuller Hospital (South Attleboro, MA) is seeking a full time, Board Certified Psychiatry Medical Director. The qualified candidate will be responsible for the overall quality of the Hospitals’ patient care services, including regulatory and statutory requirements, as well as accepted professional practice methods. The Medical Director will provide the overall clinical leadership for the Hospitals’ services and programs, as well as make provisions for the education and supervision of all clinical staff to ensure quality patient care. As a member of the Medical Executive Committee, the Medical Director works with the medical staff in providing described services efficiently and effectively.

Associate Medical Director Openings

  • Lowell Treatment Center (Lowell, MA) is seeking a full-time Associate Medical Director.
  • Pembroke Hospital is seeking a full-time Associate Medical Director for adolescent inpatient services.

Inpatient Psychiatrist Openings

Arbour Health System has openings for attending psychiatrists in several of our inpatient locations.  All patient care is provided in a multidisciplinary treatment setting with a treatment team of psychiatrists, nurses, social workers, mental health counselors and other therapists.

Current full-time openings for board eligible/certified physicians:

  • Arbour-Fuller Hospital (South Attleboro, MA)
    – Adult psychiatrist with a specialty in addictions for expanded dual diagnosis acute residential treatment program (part-time opportunity available)
    – Child/Adolescent psychiatrist
  • Westwood Lodge (Westwood, MA)
    – Adult psychiatrist with a specialty in addictions

Rounding Psychiatrists – Opportunities at all facilities for weekend rounding on inpatients

Completes rounds on child, adolescent or adult inpatients as needed. Meets with the charge nurse and arranges to see applicable patients. A written progress note will be completed for each patient seen and the rounding MD assures verbal communication with nurse supervisor and DOC for updates on specific urgent issues where needed.

Doctor On Call (DOC) Opportunities

On-call physicians of all specialties including Psychiatry, Internal Medicine, Hospitalist, and Family Medicine are needed to provide weeknight and weekend coverage. Duties include writing admission orders, performing physical exams, and providing medical management. The positions offer a competitive salary with flexible scheduling. Full-time, salaried, benefitted DOC positions are available at various locations.

  • Arbour Hospital (Jamaica Plain, MA)
    – Hours available are for every Friday 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  • Arbour-Fuller Hospital (South Attleboro, MA)
    – Hours available for full and part-time nights. Overnight weeknights 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 a.m.; Friday into Saturday 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m.; Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m.; Sunday 8:00 a.m. to 7:30 a.m.
    Day physicians work eight hours per day, adjusting their day as it applies to daily call scheduling: 7:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.; 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.; 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  • Pembroke Hospital (Pembroke, MA)
    – Hours available for every Monday; first two Tuesdays every month; every other Thursday; the last Friday of every month; two Sundays every month.
  • Westwood Lodge (Westwood, MA)
    – Hours available for split weekend/holiday days, 9:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 a.m.
    – Hours available for occasional Saturdays (24 hours) 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.; Sundays (22 hours) 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m.;
    Holidays (22 or 24 hours) 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m. or 9:00 a.m.; Occasional weeknights 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m.

Partial Hospitalization Program Psychiatrist Openings

Full- and part-time positions are available for psychiatrists to work in the Adult Partial Hospitalization Programs (PHP). Primary job requirements include admission evaluations and medication management. Programs operate Monday through Friday with scheduling flexibility. Current openings are at Arbour-Fuller Hospital, South Attleboro, MA and Arbour-HRI Hospital, Brookline, MA.

Outpatient Psychiatrist Openings

Outstanding employment opportunities for full- or part-time psychiatrists. This is an opportunity to join a thriving practice with excellent administrative/billing support, well-appointed office space, and supportive colleagues. A highly competitive salary is offered;  in addition to base compensation, for salaried physicians, there is a full benefits package, CME allowance, malpractice reimbursement, free parking and no call required. Flexible hours are available.

  • Arbour Counseling Services, Brookline has an exciting opportunity for a full-time outpatient psychiatrist. This is an opportunity to join a thriving practice with excellent administrative and billing support located on the campus of Arbour-HRI Hospital. The daily caseload, which is primarily for medication management, is 18 to 20 patients. Physicians who have Suboxone certification are strongly encouraged to apply given the significant demand for these services.
  • Arbour Counseling Services, Jamaica Plain has an opportunity for a part-time outpatient psychiatrist for their adult Partial Hospitalization Program. This is a 20-hour a week position with a preferred schedule of 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Caseload is 12 to 18 patients daily, Monday through Friday. The counseling center is located at the Arbour Hospital satellite site on Green Street.
  • There are additional outpatient opportunities in the following locations: Allston, Fall River, Franklin, Haverhill, Lawrence, Lowell, Medford, Norwell, West Yarmouth and Worcester.