Physician Assistant

Requisition Number: 2022-4359

Type of Position: Full-Time

Location: Bluefield, WV


The Behavioral Health Pavilion of the Virginias, Bluefield, WV

The Behavioral Health Pavilion of the Virginias is actively interviewing qualified professionals - Psychiatric Physician Assistants (PA)  and Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioners (PMHNP) - for their state-of-the-art Inpatient and Outpatient programs.  New PMHNP grads are welcome to apply.

We offer a generous and competitive compensation package including market-competitive salary, generous benefits, an incentive plan, and PTO providing an optimal work-life balance. 

These positions will orient in both the adult and geriatric inpatient units, focusing on the psychiatric aspect of care. The Pavilion employs medical professionals such as hospitalists who handle all medical facets.  The Pavilion also has a traditional outpatient program and an Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) that provide supportive counseling to adults 18 and over. 

8-hour shift, Monday - Friday

1 night/week on-call duty

1 weekend/month on-call duty/on-site rounds   



  • Current and unencumbered West Virginia Nursing license for Nurse Practitioner with current PMHNP credentials   OR                                                                  
  • Current and unencumbered PA license with the West Virginia Board of Medicine. Prior experience required.

Hospital/Program Description

The Behavioral Health Pavilion of the Virginias, a service of Princeton Community Hospital, is located at the foot of the beautiful East River Mountain in Bluefield, West Virginia.  This beautiful area offers four seasons with numerous outdoor activities.  Skiing and ski-boarding are within a 2-hour drive; scenic rivers for boating and kayaking activities are within a stones-throw; beachfront is a bit farther but well worth the drive. Good schools and established neighborhoods are all part of the package in Bluefield.

The Pavilion, established March, 2010, is a leading provider of behavioral health services offering advanced mental health care throughout the surrounding areas in West Virginia and Virginia.  The Pavilion provides a comprehensive continuum of care for adults 18 years and older within a secure and healing environment.