Physician Assistant-Psychiatry in North Carolina

  • VISTA Staffing Solutions
  • Fayetteville, NC, USA
  • Sep 11, 2019
Full time Physician Assistant

Job Description

VISTA’s Permanent Placement Division has partnered with a high growth and innovative national leader to deliver frontline comprehensive care in the homes of complex, frail and vulnerable patients. Highlights of this full-time position include:
Opportunity Benefits:
* Focus on a patient population with identified or suspected behavioral/mental health conditions and add psychiatric expertise to the medical management plan as part of a multidisciplinary team
* Participate in an interdisciplinary team led by physicians, NPs, PAs with support by RN nurse care managers, social workers, behavior health and pharmacists among others
* Perform roughly 4-6 home visits daily
* Establish and maintain effective relationships with members and their legal representatives, faculty staff, PCPs and existing psychiatrists to maximize continuity
* Perform an initial assessment for newly enrolled patients and annually thereafter
* Actively participate in a weekly multi-disciplinary team meeting to assure behavioral health issues are considered for all high-risk patients
* Call split equally by team members with all initial calls going to the triage nurse
* Quality over quantity medicine-take as much time as needed with your patients
* Competitive compensation with comprehensive benefits
* Nation’s largest risk-based, in-home medical group
* Not a fee-for-service practice and as a result, clinical teams can spend quality time giving all patients the space, respect, compassion and care they deserve
* Great quality of life and all that the Fayetteville area has to offer

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