Psychiatrist - Jacksonville, FL
Job Summary: Full-Time Psychiatrist
Location: Jacksonville Sheriff's Office
Pay Rate Range: $130 - $160 per hour (negotiable)
Provides medical psychiatric assessments and services to patients in a correctional facility.
Supervises and manages the daily operations of the prescribing of psychotropic medications to the mentally ill population; serves on committees as appropriate and conduct staff in-service training. Assesses patient’s mental status and medical needs; based upon diagnosis direct the formulation of treatment plans; monitors patient’s progress and modifies treatment plans as indicated.
Communicates medical orders to the nursing staff. Participates in case disposition and follow-up planning; provides medical case supervision and consultation.
Maintains records and provides documentation associated with services delivered.
Certifies a patient for inpatient hospital or acute care psychiatric facility as appropriate.
Provides evaluations as required by the courts.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Posted July 17, 2020