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Staff Psychiatrist Inpatient

Posted on Nov 12, 2018 by William W. Professional Staffing

Richmond, TX 77406
Health Care
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time
*Job is in Correctional Setting*

Qualifications:

-Eligible for Board Certification in Psychiatry

-Current Texas Medical License

-Security Clearance with Texas Department of Criminal Justice

Job Description:

Under the direction of the Clinical Director, this position provides direct psychiatric care to patients assigned to a psychiatric inpatient facility; responsible for admission, assessment, treatment and discharge of hospitalized psychiatric patients.

MAJOR DUTIES / CRITICAL TASKS:

-Contribute to the success of UTMB Managed Care Organization.

-Provides direct psychiatric care to patients assigned to a psychiatric inpatient facility.

-May participate in civil commitment proceedings for mentally ill offender being released from Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ).

-Conducts psychiatric, physical and neurological examinations on assigned patients.

-Provides clinical supervision to psychiatric mid-level practitioners as assigned by the Clinical Director.

-Conducts and participates in due process proceedings for voluntary admission and compelled psychoactive medication.

-Is required to work all assigned hours and to comply with timekeeping regulations.

-Participates in psychiatry QI/QM program.

-Provides emergency psychiatric call.

-Works effectively with all CMS and UR processes and personnel.

-Other duties as assigned by the Clinical Director or Director of Mental Health Services.

Reference: 569491691