PSYCHIATRIST

Recruitment #22-910-3411

Job Description

The Psychiatrist will split the workweek between our center-based psychiatric services and serve as the psychiatrist for the Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) Team, taking the lead in all psychiatric treatment and monitoring of all other heath conditions and medications.

This position 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 team and treat individuals in the Leesburg MHSADS Clinic, Eastern Loudoun MHSADS Clinic and in the community; inclusive of the individual's residence.

Flexibility regarding hours each day as long as there is some scheduled availability for 4 days each week; blending scheduling of tele-health and on-site.

Functions for this salaried position include but are not limited to:

  • Typically provides at least monthly assessment and treatment of individuals
  • symptoms and response to the medications, including side effects
  • Provides diagnostic and medication education to individuals, with medication decisions based in a shared decision- making paradigm
  • Monitors individuals' non-psychiatric medical conditions and non-psychiatric medications
  • If individuals are hospitalized, communicates directly with inpatient psychiatric care provider to ensure continuity of care
  • Conducts home and community visits

HIRING RANGE:  $159,473.33-$239,210.00- Salary commensurate with experience.

Job Requirements

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

Special Requirements

  • Fluency in Spanish is highly desirable.

Post Conditional Offer Contingencies

Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a pre-employment background check to include fingerprinting, NCIC, credit, DMV and TB test. Must have a valid driver's license in Virginia or regional state of residence.

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