BE/BC Psychiatrist for Admissions
Hours: Part-time - 20hours/week, specific hours dependent on preference of candidate.
Individuals presenting to services are known to be at a higher risk of physical health issues than the general public due to several factors; therefore, it is important to establish a behavioral health service delivery system that increases access and quality person-centered care for clients.
The client will provide primary care screening, monitoring and related care coordination to ensure access to needed physical health care. A primary care physician will be an integral part of the clients Admission Department to ensure physical health care for patients
2 weeks for credentialing
Required Education and Experience
Must be licensed in the State of Virginia as a Medical Doctor (MD).
One year experience is required.
Related Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
•Ability to promote positive, collaborative, and professional working relations among co-workers and representatives in the community.
•Ability to work in and contribute to a collaborative team environment.
•Knowledge of community mental health and public health in order to provide advocacy and enhance an individual’s treatment and access to community resources.
•Knowledge of the principles, procedures, techniques, trends,and literature related to mental health, physical health, intellectual disabilities and substance abuse.
•Knowledge of psychiatric/medical medications/treatments.
•Skill to administer medications.
•Skill to communicate effectively in order to facilitate treatment and relay information to others as part of an interdisciplinary team.
•Skill to perform medical assessments in order to obtain information and to formulate appropriate treatment plans and referrals.
- Setting: Out Patient
- On Call: No
- Schedule: Part-Time
- Assignment Length: 3m + extensions
- Board Certification:
- The Consilium Staffing team will partner with you to ensure a positive experience during the entire locums process
- Our team of experts will assist with setting travel arrangements based on your specific needs
- Consilium Staffing covers your malpractice insurance for all assignments
- Consilium Staffing offers competitive hourly rates for our physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners