Psychiatrist Opportunity

  • Northeast Healthcare Recruitment
  • Leominster, MA, USA
  • Apr 21, 2018

Job Description

Great new opportunity for a Psychiatrist. The Psychiatrist will consult with primary care providers and behavioral health providers regarding individual cases, medication management, and care modalities.

Major responsibilities:

  • Provide direct psychiatric patient care to a panel of patients
  • Provide medication management consultation to primary care providers at the Health Center
  • Participate in the educational activities of the Behavioral Health Department in collaboration with the family medicine residency faculty.
  • Participate in Multidisciplinary Reviews, including group meetings and reviewing documentation.
  • Diagnoses, manages, and appropriately refers patients with acute, episodic, or chronic illness according to department protocols
  • Orders appropriate laboratory and diagnostic tests according to established guidelines.
  • Facilitates and coordinates patient care referrals to specialists and outside agencies
  • Develops and provides educational materials and/or programs to patients, families, and other health care professionals.
  • Actively participates in the departmental quality assurance program.
  • Serves on appropriate department and/or hospital committees.
  • Demonstrate understanding and commitment of the health center mission.
  • Performs other related duties as required and as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Graduate of USGME Qualified Adult Psychiatry Residency Program
  • Valid License for the practice of Medicine in Massachusetts
  • Valid Massachusetts DEA Certificate
  • Valid Federal DEA Certificate
  • Board Certified or eligible by ABPN in general psychiatry

Job ID

63281