Psychiatrist - Jacksonville, FL

Jacksonville, FL

Key Info



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.

Essential Function:

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


Not Covered