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In May 2022, we proudly announced our new brand: ECU Health.

Rebranding changes continue to unfold on our Careers website as we update the Talent Acquisition portals housed within. Throughout this process and into the future we remain committed to the communities we proudly serve. We’re excited for what it means for the future of health care in eastern North Carolina and for the incredible team members who are helping to make it happen.

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Psychiatry and Psychology Opportunities

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Come for the opportunities.
Stay for the lifestyle.

To support the growing need for accessible mental health care in our communities, ECU Health Physicians is expanding. We are looking for behavioral health providers to join our established practices across eastern North Carolina, as well as our new behavioral health hospital coming in Spring 2025.

Choosing a career with ECU Health means joining a progressive, physician-led health system at the forefront of evidence-based medicine and patient-centered care. Our employed provider group is comprised of over 1,100 academic and community providers practicing in over 185 primary and specialty clinics across more than 110 locations.

Psychiatry and Psychology Opportunities - Numerous Positions


New Behavioral Health Hospital
Opening Spring 2025

ECU Health has partnered with Acadia Healthcare to build a state-of-the-art, 144-bed behavioral health hospital in Greenville, North Carolina. This facility will include 24 inpatient behavioral health beds dedicated to serving the mental health needs of children and adolescents – the only such beds within 75 miles of Greenville. Located less than one mile from ECU Health Medical Center, our academic Level I trauma center, the new hospital will be a center of excellence and will serve as a teaching hospital for psychiatry, social work, nursing and other behavioral health professionals. It will offer comprehensive inpatient and intensive outpatient treatment for adults, seniors, children and adolescents who struggle with acute symptoms of mental health, as well as treatment for co-occurring disorders.

Interested? Get in touch with a recruiter now.


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Why ECU Health?


ECU Health is a mission-driven, 1708-bed academic health care system serving more than 1.4 million people in 29 eastern North Carolina counties. The not-for-profit system is comprised of 13,000 team members and nine hospitals, including ECU Health Medical Center, the flagship Level I Trauma Center, and ECU Health Maynard Children’s Hospital, which serve as the primary teaching hospitals for the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University.

Our large catchment area, built-in referral networks and complex patient population combined with an excellent work-life balance attract providers to the ECU Health system. When you work at ECU Health, you’re choosing a system that’s known for innovation, groundbreaking technology and advanced treatments.

A system that’s nationally recognized by reputable medical publications, top ranked in many competitive fields and known for our commitment to quality and patient satisfaction – and where we celebrate the people who make us great. Come join an incredibly talented team and see where ECU Health can take you.