Permanent Psychiatry (General) Position in Philadelphia, PA


(Physician/MD qualifications required) Psychiatry (General) - General Psychiatrist Medical Director of CRC
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
JO# 28396
 
General
The Staff Psychiatrist will perform psychiatric evaluations, daily patient rounding, and treatment and discharge planning.
Provides psychiatric services to adults and children with serious and persistent mental illnesses.
Evaluates patients by interviewing patient, family, and other persons; conducting physical examinations; observing behaviors; reviewing medical history and related documents; selecting, administering, and interpreting psychological tests; ordering laboratory tests and evaluating results.
Knowledge of methods and procedures in the field of general medicine; and of principles of the development, implementation, and documentation of individualized care and treatment plans. 
Regular discussions with patients about their problems; help them find solutions through changes in their behavioral patterns, the exploration of their past experiences, or group and family therapy sessions.
Total communication (verbal and written) and consultation with clients, center staff, and other agencies as requested.
A successful candidate will have a background of working in a matrixed, team-based environment, experience with adult (and pediatric) populations, and passion for helping persons with mental illness achieve optimal physical, mental, and social health and wellness outcomes.
 
The new associate will work with a cohesive multidisciplinary team of behavioral healthcare professionals comprised of psychiatrists, registered nurses, masters-prepared counselors and mental health technicians who serve as an access point for individuals and their families who may be in crisis and are seeking help. The position offers flexibility with minimal call requirements by phone only. Psychiatric ER and triage experience is preferred. Located in Southeastern Pennsylvania, the region offers a plethora of recreational activities allowing for a professional career and a fulfilling personal lifestyle while in close proximity to Philadelphia, NYC and beaches of New Jersey.
 

Board Certified (BC) or Board Eligible (BE) Psychiatrist
Traditional Office Hours with Flexible Call Schedule
 

Competitive Salary (MGMA)
Full Benefits (Health, Life and Dental)
Generous 401K|Retirement Plan
Relocation Allowances, if applicable
Malpractice Insurance
CME and Fee|Dues

Email us for details: nchcr@medstro.com

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