**Psychiatry opening in NC** Located in Roanoke Rapids, NC Northeast NC 70 miles to Suffolk VA; 80 miles to Raleigh/Durham Service area of 150,000 people Full time, permanent opening 204 bed acute care medical center with 850 employees. Regional medical center is fully accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare organizations. The Medical Center is licensed for 204 beds, including psychiatric and nursery. We offer an array of medical and surgical services, including 24-hour emergency care, backed by the latest technology. We strive to create a compassionate environment where our approximately 800 employees can deliver the best care every hour of every day. Our staff of more than 60 physicians represents most medical specialties. Roanoke Rapids is located on Interstate 95 in the Mid Atlantic, 80 miles from Richmond, VA, Raleigh, NC , Hampton Roads, VA and Greenville, NC .The Roanoke Valley is home to the 35 mile long recreational Lake Gaston, the Roanoke River and many parks. We enjoy four distinct seasons and an active arts community. Our location on I-95 means we are close to major Medical Centers for easy access to CME activities. We are located 2.5 hours from the Outer Banks of North Carolina and 2.5 hours from the Virginia Mountains. If you love the water, enjoy Roanoke Rapids Lake and Lake Gaston, both of which offer public access facilities. Halifax County's own Medoc Mountain State Park offers hiking trails, picnic areas, camping, fishing and canoeing. Whether you are seeking entertainment, culture, history or outdoor recreation there are thousands of things to do in Roanoke Rapids and Halifax County NC.