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PSYCHIATRIST CLINICAL, MDH CENTRAL

Recruitment #18-009281-0004

GRADE

PSYCH 0002

LOCATION OF POSITION

MDH, Spring Grove Hospital Center Campus, Catonsville MD

Main Purpose of Job

The Maryland Department of Health, Behavioral Health Administration is seeking a Psychiatrist Clinical to provide clinical psychiatric services to patients suffering from behavioral health care issues who are in need of treatment who are referred to the Intake Unit, a 24-bed forensic inpatient facility which conducts evaluation and treatment for court ordered individuals diagnosed with psychiatric illness.  The Intake Unit is located on the grounds of Spring Grove Hospital Center, in Catonsville, Maryland.  The Psychiatrist plans and participates in the psychiatric medical care of patients.

The MDH is also seeking a Psychiatrist Clinical Administrator to function as a Unit/Ward Administrator which will be responsible for Intake Unit services.  In addition to performing duties similar to those described above, the Unit/Ward Administrator will supervise MDH Psychiatrists or Physicians, and other health care support staff.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Education:  Determined by the Maryland State Board of Physicians under the licensing requirements for Physicians.

Experience:  As required for certification in Psychiatry by the American Medical Association Specialty Board or other Board approved by the Maryland Board of Physicians.

LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND CERTIFICATIONS

1.  Applicants must be board certified in Psychiatry by the American Board of Medical Specialties, or other Board approved by the Maryland Board of Physicians.

2.  Applicants must be licensed by the Maryland Board of Physicians to practice medicine under Maryland State Law.  A copy of a current Maryland medical license and board certification should be attached to the application.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

Employees in this classification are subject to substance abuse testing in accordance with Code of Maryland Regulations 17.04.09, Testing for Illegal Use of Drugs.

SELECTION PROCESS

Applicants who meet the minimum (and selective) qualifications will be included in further evaluation. The evaluation may be a rating of your application based on your education, training and experience as they relate to the requirements of the position. Therefore, it is essential that you provide complete and accurate information on your application.  Please report all related education, experience, dates and hours of work. Clearly indicate your college degree and major on your application, if applicable. For education obtained outside the U.S., any job offer will be contingent on the candidate providing an evaluation for equivalency by a foreign credential evaluation service prior to starting employment (and may be requested prior to interview). Complete applications must be submitted by the closing date. Information submitted after this date will not be added. Candidates may remain on the certified eligible list for a period of at least one year.

Online applications are highly recommended. However, if you are unable to apply online, the paper application may be submitted to MDH, Recruitment and Selection Division, 201 W. Preston St., Room 114-B, Baltimore, MD 21201.  The paper application must be received by 5 pm, close of business, on the closing date for the recruitment, no postmarks will be accepted.

Incorrect application forms will not be accepted.  If additional information is required, the preferred method is to upload.  If unable to upload, please fax requested information only to 410-333-5689.  Only additional materials that are required will be accepted for this recruitment. All additional information must be received by the closing date and time.

Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application.  For questions regarding this recruitment, please contact the MDH Recruitment and Selection Division at 410-767-1251. If you are having difficulty with your user account or have general questions about the online application system, please contact the MD Department of Budget and Management, Recruitment and Examination Division at 410-767-4850 or Application.Help@maryland.gov

Appropriate accommodations for individuals with disabilities are available upon request by calling: 410-767-1251 or MD TTY Relay Service 1-800-735-2258.

BENEFITS

FURTHER INSTRUCTIONS

The resulting certified eligible list for this recruitment may be used for similar positions in this or other State agencies.

As an equal opportunity employer, Maryland is committed to recruiting, retaining and promoting employees who are reflective of the State’s diversity. People with disabilities and bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply. We thank our Veterans for their service to our country.