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Psychiatrist (43516)

Company: Health Solutions
Location: Pueblo
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

Level: Medical Degree
Salary_Range: $250,000.00 - $270,000.00 Salary/year
Job DetailsJob Location Montebello - Pueblo, COPosition Type Full TimeEducation Level Medical DegreeSalary Range $250,000.00 - $270,000.00 Salary/yearTravel Percentage Up to 25%Job Shift DayPsychiatrist 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 Psychiatrist to work at various locations within Health Solutions. What You'll Be DoingAs a Psychiatrist with Health Solutions, 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 provide clinical support and oversight to a multidisciplinary team of Health Solutions professionals who serve our community. Specifically, the Psychiatrist responsibilities under the administrative supervision of the Vice President of Medical Services include: Administrative/Clinical Duties:

  • Maintains accurate and current records with 100 percent compliance with Health Solutions' standards;
  • Provide clinical supervision and expertise to other psychiatrists and nurse practitioners within Health Solutions;
  • Participate in Health Solutions Internship Program by providing aspiring behavioral health providers with a robust clinical experience;
    • Performs psychiatric face-to-face assessments for children and adults 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 acute and chronic psychiatric conditions for children, adolescents, and adults;
      • Manages medication follow-up visits for a full caseload of clients;
        • Uses electronic health records and electronic prescribing accurately and facilely to promote patient care;
          • Provides as-needed emergency assessment, consultation and medication prescribing;
          • 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 and participates in scheduled clinical and administrative meetings and accepts assignment to applicable committees;
            • Practices as defined in applicable Colorado statue, 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; and Practices as defined in applicable Colorado statue, 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;
              • Assist with after hours, weekend, and holiday on-call coverage of the Acute Treatment Unit:
              • Performs other duties as assigned by the Vice President of Medical ServicesPhysical requirements include the following:
                • Requires standing, sitting, driving, and walking for prolonged periods of time
                • Occasionally lifts and carries items up to 20 pounds
                • Requires working under stress in emergency situations
                • Use of standard precautions occasionally to avoid exposure to communicable diseases and bodily fluids
                • Requires occasional driving in adverse weather conditions
                • Requires frequent operation of a computer What You'll Like About Us
                  • Competitive pay. Salary $250,000-$270,000 based on experience and degree; and a sign on bonus of $10,000 for onsite ($5,000 upon completion of orientation and $5,000 after one year of successful completion of employment)
                  • Ability to earn productivity bonuses.
                  • Potential for 4-day work weeks with 10-hour days.
                  • Generous benefits package. For most positions, includes paid holidays, PTO, EAP, tuition reimbursement, retirement, insurances, FSA, and a premier wellness program
                    • Insurance: Medical, Dental, and Vision, with low deductibles. Also, Wellness benefits program available.
                    • HS Funded: EAP, Teladoc, LifeLock, Direct Path, Life and AD&D, LTD
                    • Retirement 403(b) with employer match up to 6%
                    • Additional Insurance: FSA, Voluntary Life, Allstate Voluntary benefits, and pet insurance
                    • Childcare
                    • Employee recognition and celebrations
                    • Warm and friendly work environment in which staff respect and learn from one another
                    • Meaningful work with opportunities to serve our neighbors in Pueblo, Las Animas and Huerfano Counties What We're Looking For-The Must-Haves
                      • Enthusiastic leader willing to clinically guide a dynamic team while prioritizing Health Solutions strategic goals;
                      • Medical degree from an accredited institution;
                      • Two years 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;
                      • Ability to obtain DATA 2000 waiver within 6 months of hire;
                      • Current Colorado driver's license (onsite);
                      • Access to reliable transportation during work hours (onsite); and
                      • Computer proficiency What We'd Like to See in You-The Nice-to-Haves
                        • Experience caring for adults and children with addictions, and severe and persistent mental illness;
                        • Track record of working successfully as a part of a multidisciplinary team;
                        • Experience in managed care environments;
                        • Spanish language skills. Closing date: Open until filled - EOE M/F


Keywords: Health Solutions, Pueblo , Psychiatrist (43516), Healthcare , Pueblo, Colorado

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