Job Details

Job ID: 3139

Type: Physicians

State: CO

Area: Denver Area


Description: Seeking Psychiatry Medical Director; Monday-Friday schedule with share in call rotation. Practice with a highly engaged team to provide high quality care to our growing community. Leadership: -Assumes oversight of the medical staff of the hospital. -Participates in the recruitment, retention, and development of all staff members in this area. Ensures adherence to the Medical Staff Bylaws by all members of the hospital’s medical staff. -Actively participates and provides leadership in the peer review process including OPPE / FPPE activities. -Chairs the Medical Executive Committee and participates as an active member of the Hospital Board of Governors. -In collaboration with CEO and other Senior Leadership, ensures the successful implementation of the Hospital’s strategic plan. Clinical: -Oversees the quality of care delivered to his/her patients. -Assesses clinical appropriateness for admission and collaborates with Assessment and Referral regarding potential admissions. -Preforms psychiatric assessments for individuals under his/her care. -Completes documentation necessary to address patients hospitalized under civil commitment statues. -Provides individual therapy, family therapy and/or medication management as needed for patients under his/her care. Appropriately requests consultation when indicated. Provides psychiatric consultation when requested. -Maintains patient confidentiality and complies with all HIPPA standards. -Completes all documentation requirements legibly and within timeframes established by Medical Staff Bylaws and Rules and Regulations. -Demonstrates appropriate medication administration and ensures that documentation regarding medications complies with facility and regulatory standards. -Complies with Seclusion and Restraint requirements including responding to the facility within one hour when contacted for Seclusion and Restraint orders. -Completes necessary documentation to ensure accurate reimbursement for services provided. -Complies with all facility policies and procedures. Requirements: -Graduate from an accredited medical or osteopathic school doctoral program and completion of residency in Psychiatry. -Prior inpatient and/or outpatient experience in a behavioral healthcare setting practicing psychiatry and/or addiction medicine. -Current unencumbered MD or DO licensure. -Unrestricted DEA and State Controlled Substance registration.

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Contact: For more information please contact Ben Ferro at [email protected] or call 716-689-6000.

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