Clinical psychologist needed to join Catawba Valley Health System's behavioral health unit in western NC!
Catawba Valley Medical Center (part of Catawba Valley Health System) is a 258-bed independently owned, non-profit hospital; one of few left in the state. The behavioral health service currently has 4 psychiatrists and 3 advanced practice providers. The practice environment offers a fully supportive administration and a comprehensive multidisciplinary treatment team including a NP/PA and a licensed clinical social worker. The clinical psychologist performs assessments; designs and implements treatment programs; conducts consults; performs pre-op bariatric assessments; and assists in the development and implementation of group therapy and activities. This is a hospital employed position; CVMC offers a competitive salary and an awesome benefits package, including malpractice insurance, tail coverage, and a retirement plan with matching.
Hickory is located in the foothills of NC just 45 minutes northwest of Charlotte, an hour east of Asheville, and 4 hours from the beach. Hickory offers an abundance of outdoor activities and low cost of living.