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PSYCHIATRIST

Recruitment #19-E2M-1272

Date Opened:11/15/2018 8:00:00 AM
Closing Date:Open until filled
Hiring Range:Depending on Qualifications
Department:MHSADS
Job Type: Open and Competitive
Full/Part-Time: Full-Time
Eligible For:Full Benefits
Reg/Temp: Regular

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INTRODUCTION

The Loudoun County Department of Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Developmental Services (MHSADS) is seeking a skilled psychiatrist to join our energetic and multidisciplinary Clinical and Medical Team.

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Psychiatrist is responsible for conducting diagnostic evaluations, prescribing medication, and monitoring medication treatment for individuals with mental health, substance use disorders and/or developmental disabilities. The Psychiatrist will work collaboratively with other members of the individual’s treatment team and treat individuals in the Leesburg MHSADS Clinic and Eastern Loudoun MHSADS Clinic. The schedule will include day and occasional evening hours. Functions for this salaried position include:

  • Provide clinical leadership to treatment services within center-based services.
  • Coordinating medical management standards and medication documentation in Electronic Health Records (EHR) system.
  • Provide supervision of and consultation with staff and contract psychiatrists, licensed nurse practitioners and nurse managers. 
  • Perform psychiatric evaluations and medication management.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Current, unrestricted Commonwealth of Virginia medical license
  • Current, unrestricted DEA registration
  • Board Eligibility or Board Certification in Psychiatry

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Completion of a Child Psychiatry Fellowship and Board Certification in Child Psychiatry is strongly preferred.
  • Prior experience with the performance of forensic assessment.
  • Fluency in Spanish is highly desirable.

POST CONDITIONAL OFFER CONTINGENCIES

  • Employment is contingent upon successful completion of criminal background check, TB test, driving record
  • Valid driver's license in Virginia or regional state of residence.

CONCLUSION

Loudoun County Regular Full-time Employees are eligible for full benefits including but not limited to the following as a part of a total rewards package!

  • Retirement from the Virginia Retirement System (VRS)
  • Annual leave
  • Sick leave
  • Annual Paid Holidays
  • Group Health Plan
  • Group Life Insurance
  • Exceptional Performance Recognition
  • Credit Union Membership
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Education and Career Development

 

Click on a link below to apply for this position:

Fill out the Supplemental Questionnaire and Application NOW using the Internet.
If you have questions about how to apply online, you may contact us by phone at (703) 777-0213 or e-mail us at HR@loudoun.gov. EOE.

 



 
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