Physician - Psychiatrist - Austell

WellStar Health System Austell, GA

About the Job


A member of the Mayo Clinic Network, WellStar Health System is an 11-hospital system, recognized as the 5th most integrated health system in the United States, and the largest health system in Georgia.


WellStar is committed to investing in the communities we serve. We continue to develop innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare. To this end, the WellStar Medical Group is excited to announce an opportunity for an outpatient psychiatrist to support the needs of patients in Austell, GA.


Located in south Cobb County, Wellstar Cobb Hospital is a 382-bed hospital serving a diverse west Atlanta suburban population. Wellstar Cobb offers a continuum of psychiatric services, including a free-standing 32-bed adult inpatient behavioral health unit, a 7-day per week consultation-liaison psychiatry service, and an outpatient psychiatric clinic set to open in mid-2021. There are also plans to reopen an Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) on the Cobb campus in late-2021.


This is a full-time 40-hour per week position, with time allocated to the provision of clinical services. Regardless of location, the Outpatient Psychiatrist work as a critical member of the WellStar Medical Group’s Behavioral Health team, which is comprised of ~50 licensed behavioral health providers.  Whereas this an outpatient position, the provider is encouraged/expected to obtain hospitl privileges at a WellStar hospital proximal to his/her outpatient location. 


(1) completion of a medical degree (MD/DO), (2) completion of general psychiatry residency training program, and (3) license to practice psychiatry in the State of Georgia. 


Application Process: Apply through Please also forward a copy of CV and cover letter to provider recruiter, Mattie Amos, at


We’d like to invite you on a career journey like no other! In return for your contributions, we’ll help you make the most of all life’s moments – on and off the job. Wellstar Total Rewards is designed to provide for your total well-being, including: Your Wellness, Your Pay, Your Future, Your Joy.  We think it’s pretty simple – we care for our team members and our team members care for the community.

Make a difference in patients’ lives… and your own! Here, it’s more than healthcare – it’s CareerCare!