Psychiatrist Needed - Arlington, VA - 20 hours/week

Near Arlington, VA

part-time
Inpatient and outpatient

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Looking for a PT Psychiatrist - 20 hours weekly! Great Opportunity!

Summary of Tasks:

Provide onsite psychiatric assessment, diagnosis, and treatment for inmates referred by medical or/and clinical services staff. Provide written summaries of history, diagnosis and treatment course.

Where applicable, provide psychiatric services for inpatients, assessment and diagnosis, staffing treatment planning, and regular review of all inmates assigned.

  • Where applicable, provide psychiatric services for all inmates referred to Healthcare Unit for those inmates in the general population who need regular psychiatric/mental health follow up.
  • Provide medication management to all inmates admitted to the Mental Health Unit. Provide individual and/or group therapy as appropriate.
  • Must be a graduate of medical school and have completed an appropriate psychiatric residency.
  • Corrections experience preferred.

Requirements:

  • Must be a graduate of medical school and have completed an appropriate psychiatric residency.
  • Corrections experience preferred.

Must be licensed to practice in the applicable state and certified by the Office of Mental Health to provide psychiatric services in a licensed inpatient unit. Current DEA number will need to be provided.

A background check, security clearance and drug screening are required for this role.


Posted April 15, 2021