Seeking a BE/BC Psychiatrist to join a regional community health center covering a thirty seven town rural region in eastern Connecticut. Sites located in Willimantic, Danielson, Norwich, and Putnam.
The scope of practice includes evaluation, diagnosis, medication assessments and adjustment, patient education, and treatment planning.
The Behavioral Health Medical Director will be responsible for providing coordinated psychiatric services to patients utilizing the clinical services. Clinical services provided shall include routine and crisis adult and pediatric care as assigned.
The Behavioral Health Medical Director will be knowledgeable about agency and clinical policies, keep all patient information confidential and shall assume responsibility for the development and realization of an individual ongoing care plan for all patients.
As Medical Director for the BH Department, you will be medically responsible for the delivery of health care for the Behavioral Health Dept., including direct oversight of the medication management providers.
The Behavioral Health Medical Director will also work closely with the BH Leadership team to reach department and organizational goals.
Documented completion of a residency from an accredited institution in an appropriate specialty. CT Physician license, valid federal and state-controlled substance licenses; Board Certification required or Board Eligible in adult and child psychiatry.
The opportunity offers an attractive and competitive salary along with an excellent, comprehensive benefits package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, & Disability insurance, 403b Savings Plan, 5 weeks Paid time off, 9 Paid holidays, 4 CME days off, Professional development and CME annual stipend ($2500) and loan forgiveness via NHSC. Employee Wellness Program, Employee Assistance Program, Flexible Spending Account, (for qualified medical and dependent care expenses), discount on Verizon Wireless phone plans, local gym, and BJ’s membership discount. Relocation Assistance for those who qualify.