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Psychiatrist

Company: Health Solutions - Pueblo, Colorado
Location: Pueblo
Posted on: January 10, 2022

Job Description:

Health Solutions is a premier wellness center focused on whole person care. With over 400 employees in Southern Colorado, you would be joining a mighty team of support and administrative staff, clinicians, physicians, nurses, and others in our efforts to improve the health and wellbeing of our community.

We're looking for a full-time Staff Psychiatrist to work at our Adult Outpatient Program at 1304 Chinook Lane, Pueblo, CO

What You'll Be Doing

As a Staff Psychiatrist with the Adult Outpatient, you would be providing strength-focused, evidence-based and culturally-sensitive treatment. Creating and sustaining positive, compassionate interactions with patients and providing high quality care will be central to the work you do. You would conduct assessments, manage cases, and provide supportive therapy with utmost kindness and care. Your attention to detail and problem-solving skills will be important to your responsibilities related to evaluating and managing medications. Furthermore, you'd have the distinct opportunity to work closely with a multidisciplinary team of Health Solutions professionals to serve our community.

Specifically, the Staff Psychiatrist responsibilities under the administrative and clinical supervision of the Chief Medical Services Officer.

Administrative duties

Maintains accurate and current records with 100 percent compliance with Health Solutions' standards

Uses electronic health records and electronic prescribing accurately and facilely to promote patient care

Clinical duties

Performs psychiatric face to face assessments using format(s) established by Health Solutions. All assessments will include, at a minimum, a psychiatric history, medication history, mental status examination, psychiatric formulation, diagnosis in current DSM format and a written plan of treatment;

Manages medication face to face follow-up visits for a full caseload of clients;

Provides as-needed emergency assessment, consultation and medication prescribing based on availability of other providers;

Consults with other health care providers about relevant psychiatric/medical services and issues and assists in coordination of community based services for attended clients;

Collaborates with professional colleagues, including physicians, nurses and clinicians as required by Colorado Statutes related to professional collaborative relationships;

Provides active involvement in and completion of required quality assessment activities as required of all equivalent providers;

Attends scheduled medical staff clinical and administrative meetings and accepts assignment to applicable committees as required of all active medical staff;

As defined in applicable Colorado Statute, the scope of prescriptive authority for prescription drugs and controlled substances shall be limited to those patients within the incumbent's area of practice, training and expertise;

Ability to lift 20 lbs.;

Performs other duties as assigned by the Chief Medical Services Officer.

Health Solutions expects all staff to

Adapt to change in the workplace and use change as an opportunity for innovation and creativity;

Take ownership of problems, brainstorm problem resolutions, use sound judgment in selecting solutions to problems, and then demonstrate consistent follow through;

Possess the job knowledge and skills to perform the fundamental job functions, and willingly assume greater responsibility over time regarding the scope of work;

Inspire and model collaborative teamwork; and

Demonstrate accommodation, politeness, helpfulness, trust building, appropriate boundaries, and flexibility in customer service.

What We're Looking For-The Must-Haves

Medical degree from an accredited institution

One year of treatment experience in an applicable area of practice

Licensure by the Colorado State Board of Medical Examiners

Eligibility for or current certification by the American Board of Psychiatry

Prescriptive authority as defined by the state of Colorado

Current Colorado driver's license

Access to reliable transportation during work hours

Computer proficiency

Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required upon hire*

What We'd Like to See in You-The Nice-to-Haves

Spanish language skills

What You'll Like About Us

Competitive pay. Salary based on experience and degree; and a sign on bonus of $30,000 ($10,000 on first day of hire, $10,000 upon completion of orientation, and $10,000 after one year of successful completion of one year of employment).

Generous benefits package. For most positions, includes paid holidays, PTO, EAP, Subsidized YMCA membership, tuition reimbursement, retirement 403(b), insurances, Teladoc, and FSA

Warm and friendly work environment in which staff respect and learn from one another

Meaningful work with opportunities to serve our neighbors in Pueblo

* Notice : Health Solutions is an equal opportunity employer, committed to providing a work environment that is free of unlawful harassment, discrimination, and retaliation. Any employee or applicant may request a COVID-19 vaccine exemption form from HR. For more information visit: https://www.health.solutions/careers/

Closing date: Open until filled - EOE M/F

PI158841021

Keywords: Health Solutions - Pueblo, Colorado, Pueblo , Psychiatrist, Healthcare , Pueblo, Colorado

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