Job ID: 2887
Area: central Maine
Specialty: MEDICAL DIRECTOR
Description: Currently seeking a full-time Medical Director of Behavioral Health
--Supervise and mentor physicians and advance practice clinicians.
--Provide direct care, oversee and monitor quality of care.
--Initiate improvements in care; provide direct psychiatric services by comprehensive evaluation diagnosis and treatment of all assigned clients.
--Provide consultation to program director, other physicians, and other clinicians in matters of patient management and care.
--Establish learning opportunities for staff, trainees, and students.
--Advise other clinical staff of appropriate clinical treatments in the design of patients’ treatment plans.
--Monitor and improve clinical services through the following clinical review activities: Utilization review, discharge planning, admissions to the units and discharges from the units.
--Work collaboratively with the Quality Department to develop Behavioral Health goals, regularly review performance on these measures, including with other clinicians and develop plans to achieve high performance.
--Medical record review.
--Responsible for Physician and APP recruitment and staffing strategies as well as staff development.
--Participate and recommend clinical treatment during multidisciplinary team/ unit meetings.
--Support care throughout the hospital by providing consultation and acting as a liaison to other medical service providers as needed.
--Carry a team of patients on our inpatient units
--Provide other clinical services as appropriate for clinical background and system needs.
Competitive salary, Sign on bonus, Relocation allowance, Comprehensive benefits package including 403bk with company match, Student loan reimbursement
Contact: For more information please contact Ben Ferro at [email protected] or call 716-689-6000.