Psychiatrist

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Discipline: PsyD or PhD
Location: Stockton, California

Description

At National Staffing Solutions, we have the privilege and honor of working with dedicated healthcare employees that make a positive impact in aiding those needing healthcare services across the U.S. every day.  It is our passion, drive and integrity that enables us to continue our focus in this endeavor and now we’re asking you to consider joining us in our efforts. 

We’re seeking a Psychiatrist for a Full-Time opportunity working in Stockton, CA.   

Stockton is located in the central valley region of California and is the 17th largest city in the state. The city is home to over 30 festivals held annually including the Asparagus Festival.  Stockton is home to the largest inland seaport called The California Delta. It is made of up thousands of miles of rivers and waterways that lie in and around the city.

Psychiatrist Opportunity Details:

  • Anticipated start date: 5/6/19
  • Salary: $220 per hour
  • Anticipated duration of contract: 6 months
  • Anticipated schedule: Monday – Friday (Part-time opportunity also available)
  • Anticipated Hours: 7:30AM – 5:30PM
  • 1,722-bed medical and mental health care facility
  • Brand new facility building, opened in 2013
  • Gain valuable professional experience and help make a difference in the lives of troubled individuals
  • Ongoing dedicated recruiter support and customer service

 Psychiatrist Responsibilities:  

  • Conduct initial mental health evaluations including criminal, psychiatric, and substance abuse case history to assess inmate’s/ward’s current needs and make treatment recommendations in the initial evaluation.
  • Conduct clinically sound suicide risk evaluations including clinical reviews, applying suicide risk assessment protocols, pertinent data/chart reviews, proper documentation and consultations as needed.
  • Participate in Interdisciplinary Treatment Team (IDTT) meetings.
  • Document all care provided to the patient-inmate/ward, including face-to-face contacts and IDTT meetings.
  • Monitor inmate/ward progress using Subjective, Objective, Assessment, Plan and Education (SOAPE) formatted progress notes.
  • Identify the relevant signs and symptoms of medical/psychological disorders in order to comprehensively diagnose, assess and manage the presenting symptomatology.
  • Examine prior mental health records, institutional chromos, probation reports, court records and other available documents to assist in the formulation of patient’s diagnosis and aid in the development of the inmate’s/ward’s treatment plans.
  • Prescribe medication as deemed appropriate for treatment and utilize the CDCR Correctional Formulary or obtain non-formulary approval
  • Administer psychiatric treatment with assistance, as necessary, from other health care providers.
  • Give input and help to implement new programs for the treatment, training or rehabilitation of patient-inmates/youths as directed by the CEO/CMH, Chief Psychiatrist, Senior Psychiatrist or designee.

Psychiatrist Qualifications:

  • Minimum of twelve continuous months of experience within the last three years performing services similar in scope to those defined herein, in a public or private institution (internship does not count towards the required experience).
  • Current Independent Licensure in State of Practice.
  • Active DEA
  • Preferred experience in CDCR/CCHCS

Submit your resume to us today for consideration and one of our dedicated recruiters will be in touch within 24 business hours.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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