Psychiatrist

Job Overview

The Integrated Care Center clinic is an integrated federally qualified health center offering medical, dental, behavioral health, psychiatry, and addiction treatment. The clinic focuses on under served safety net populations via healthcare teams in an integrated care setting. Clients often suffer from dual or more diagnosis. Psychiatry is a key service to support the spectrum of client centered care.

The Psychiatrist is primarily responsible for the provision of psychiatric care, medication management and intervention services to the patients of the HealthRIGHT 360 Clinics.  The Psychiatrist will also be an active member of and provide support for the integrated healthcare team. The psychiatrist provides supervision and oversight for Advanced Psychiatric Practice Providers including entering into Collaborative Agreements with the Advanced Psychiatric Practice Providers, providing full and clinical supervision and having input in the clinical review, performance appraisal, peer review and hiring and termination of Advanced Psychiatric Practice Providers.  Provides supervision for the medical assistant that functions which are under the purview of the provider including having input in the clinical review, performance appraisal, and hiring and termination. The Psychiatrist may also provide supervision to fellows, residents, and students as appropriate. The Psychiatrist may also provide consultative support to providers as needed including training. Services may be provided in person or via telehealth visit. May be required to work evenings and weekends.

Key Responsibilities

Clinical Responsibilities:  Analyzes and evaluates patient data and tests or findings to diagnose the nature and extent of any mental disorder.  Prescribes directs and administers psychotherapeutic treatments or medications to treat mental, emotional or behavioral disorders.  Gathers and maintains patient information and records, including social and medical history obtained from patients, relatives or other professionals.  Designs individualized care plans for patients. Collaborates with physicians, psychologists, mid-levels, social workers and other professionals to discuss treatment plans and progress.  Practices using evidence-based practices. May provide services via telehealth visit.

Agency Development/Support Responsibilities: Participates as a member of the Integrated Care model.  Participates in the clinic performance improvement program. Participates in integration and staff meetings as required. Support and adheres to HealthRIGHT 360 policies and procedures.  May be required to work evenings and weekends.

Leadership/Supervision Responsibilities: Provides full and clinical supervision and oversight for Advanced Psychiatric Practice Providers including entering in to Collaborative Agreements with the Advanced Psychiatric Practice Providers, providing clinical supervision and having input in the clinical review, performance appraisal, peer review and hiring and termination of providers and clinical support staff  Provides supervision for the medical assistant that functions which are under the purview of the provider including having input in the clinical review, performance appraisal, and hiring and termination.

Education and Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Education and Experience Required: 

  • M.D. or D. O. degree from an accredited United States medical school.
  • Successful completion of internship and residency in psychiatry with experience managing patients with substance use disorder/addiction. 

Required Certification/Licensure:  

  • Board Certified in Psychiatry.
  • Valid and active California medical license, without any limitations on license to practice in specialty.
  • Eligible to participate in the CMS Medicaid/Medicare reimbursement programs.
  • Valid and active DEA license with X waiver to prescribe buprenorphine; if does not have X waiver must obtain within 6 months of hire.
  • Current BLS/ACLS certificate or recertification within 2 months of hire.
Compensation: $220,000.00-$250,000.00
Type: Salary/ Exempt
Benefits: HealthRIGHT 360 offers a competitive benefits package.
City: San Francisco, CA
Hours/wk: 40

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