PSYCHIATRIST

Recruitment #19-E2M-1272

Introduction

The Loudoun County Department of Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Developmental Services (MHSADS) is seeking a skilled psychiatrist to join our energetic and multidisciplinary Clinical and Medical Team.  This position can be filled in a full or part-time capacity.

Job Description

The Psychiatrist is responsible for conducting diagnostic evaluations, prescribing medication, and monitoring medication treatment for individuals with mental health, substance use disorders and/or developmental disabilities. The Psychiatrist will work collaboratively with other members of the individual’s treatment team and treat individuals in the Leesburg MHSADS Clinic and Eastern Loudoun MHSADS Clinic. The schedule will include day and occasional evening hours. Functions for this salaried position include:

  • Provide clinical leadership to treatment services within center-based services.
  • Coordinating medical management standards and medication documentation in Electronic Health Records (EHR) system.
  • Provide supervision of and consultation with staff and contract psychiatrists, licensed nurse practitioners and nurse managers. 
  • Perform psychiatric evaluations and medication management.

Job Requirements

  • Current, unrestricted Commonwealth of Virginia medical license
  • Current, unrestricted DEA registration
  • Board Eligibility or Board Certification in Psychiatry

Special Requirements

  • Completion of a Child Psychiatry Fellowship and Board Certification in Child Psychiatry is strongly preferred.
  • Prior experience with the performance of forensic assessment.
  • Fluency in Spanish is highly desirable.

Post Conditional Offer Contingencies

  • Employment is contingent upon successful completion of criminal background check, TB test, driving record
  • Valid driver's license in Virginia or regional state of residence.

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