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Seeking Psychiatrist in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15201 | Part-Time Direct Hire

Job ID: 2877 Category: Medical Doctor

We are assisting a facility in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in their search for a Part-Time or 1099 Psychiatrist. The organization is dedicated to providing education and human services to individuals with special needs.

Responsibilities:
  • To act as the Psychiatrist for prescribed clients.
  • Supervise the treatment team in numerous areas.
  • Conduct psychiatric assessments including psychiatric history, course of illness, response to treatment, mental status examination, and 5 Axis DSM IV diagnoses and present assessment results at team meetings and treatment plan meetings.
  • Perform individual, group, and family supportive therapy, as well as psychotherapy and illness education as needed.
  • Prescribe psychotropic medications and conduct regular assessments of therapeutic responses and side effects and educate clients regarding psychotropic medications.
  • Collaborate with Registered Nurses in assessment of client physical health, making appropriate referrals to community physicians for further assessment and treatment.
  • Provide ongoing support along with the rest of the ACT / CTT team as well as counseling and education to team members and family members of clients to help them become more knowledgeable about mental illness
  • Provide crisis assessment and management of consumers during regular work hours, both on and off site over the phone, during other hours, and as on call back up to the first line of on call staff

 Requirements:
  • Board eligible or board certified Psychiatrist in the State of PA
  • Experience providing treatment to persons with severe and persistent mental illness
  • Supervisory experience is preferred
  • Act 33 and 44 clearances are required

For immediate consideration, please send your most up-to-date resume to Elizabeth@psychpros.com

Sincerely,

Elizabeth Tandrup-National Recruiter

PsychPros, Inc.

513-238-9698


 

Elizabeth Tandrup


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