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NaphCare Psychiatrist - Competency Examination in Grand Junction, Colorado

Part-Time Psychiatrist - Competency Examination Work Location: Mesa CountyDetention Center State/Territory: US-CO City: Grand Junction # ofOpenings: 1 Status: Part time Shift: 1st DescriptionHiring a strong Psychiatrist to join our team at the Mesa CountyDetention Center located in Grand Junction, Colorado. Come learncorrectional healthcare as you use our cutting-edge resources, including ouraward-winning electronic operating system.Partners with correctional facilities to provide proactive,patient-focused healthcare. We recognize that we serve a unique and diversepatient population, and our onsite teams take pride in bringing excellencein care to a population in great need. Be part of a world-class team ofprofessionals who are revolutionizing correctional healthcare.As a core member of an interdisciplinary treatment team, the Psychiatristwill work exclusively with individuals enrolled in our Competency EnhancementProgram (CEP) to improve mental health functioning as they await transferto an Office of Behavioral Health (OBH) facility or to maintainpsychiatric stability after they return from competency restoration treatment. The Psychiatrist will contribute to treatment planning, conduct intakepsychiatric evaluations, provide psychiatric medication management for acase load of approximately ten (10) patients, and provide consultationto the on-site Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner as needed.Position Description:Maintain overall clinical responsibility for the Competency EnhancementProgramOversee treatment coordination and planningConduct intake psychiatric evaluationsFormulate a working diagnosis, develop and implement a treatment plan, andevaluate/modify therapeutic regimens to promote positive patient outcomesCoordinate, lead and participate in educational training activities relatedto mental health carePrepare discharge summaries to ensure continuity of care and facilitatetransfer to state hospitalYou'll play a critical role in our continuing mission to bethe leading provider of quality healthcare in the correctional industry. Ifyou want a career that will make a difference, choose the company that isdifferent.Equal Opportunity Employer: disability/veteran