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Psychiatrist

Gardnerville, United States

Position Title

Psychiatrist

Job Type

Full-Time

Classification

Exempt

Grade

E5 (157366.0 - 251786.0)

Department

Clinic Healing Center

Supervisor

Position Summary

This position is responsible for evaluating medical and psychosocial conditions; diagnosis of mental health conditions; developing treatment plans, including prescription of psychotropic medication; monitoring and evaluating treatment results. Will participate in staff meetings and required committee meetings.
Minimum Qualifications
  • Completion of Medical Degree Program with a focus in Psychiatry.

  • Board Certified in Psychiatry of a State in good standing, and able to be licensed in the State of Nevada.

  • Must possess and maintain a valid California or Nevada driver’s license or capable of obtaining one within thirty days (30) of employment.

  • Must be able to be insurable by the Tribe’s Driving Policy. Must be able to successfully

  • pass a pre-employment drug/alcohol screen and background investigation.

  • Preference will be given to Qualified Native American Indians.

  • Completion of Medical Degree Program with a focus in Psychiatry.

  • Board Certified in Psychiatry of a State in good standing, and able to be licensed in the State of Nevada.

  • Must possess and maintain a valid California or Nevada driver’s license or capable of obtaining one within thirty days (30) of employment.

  • Must be able to be insurable by the Tribe’s Driving Policy. Must be able to successfully

  • pass a pre-employment drug/alcohol screen and background investigation.

  • Preference will be given to Qualified Native American Indians.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities
  • Works directly with the Native American and Alaskan Native children, adolescents, and adults suffering from a range of mental health, behavioral, and substance abuse problems, providing a good standard of practice and care.

  • Assess patients by reviewing medical and psychological health needs, recognizing background, culture and current social situation, and utilizing appropriate assessment tools for diagnosis and treatment planning.

  • Collaborates on cases with other mental health and medical professionals with regard to clinical therapy mode, assesses clients using DSM V and ICD 10 diagnosis, charts progress using appropriate documentation, make referrals, and discusses treatment plans.

  • Prescribes psychotropic medications as necessary.

  • Monitor and review treatment regularly assessing both benefits and side effects.

  • Provide Psychiatric assessment and evaluations.

  • Ability to respond to mental health crisis and on-call responsibilities.

  • Adheres to all healthcare standards as related to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).

  • Performs other duties as required.

  • Works directly with the Native American and Alaskan Native children, adolescents, and adults suffering from a range of mental health, behavioral, and substance abuse problems, providing a good standard of practice and care.

  • Assess patients by reviewing medical and psychological health needs, recognizing background, culture and current social situation, and utilizing appropriate assessment tools for diagnosis and treatment planning.

  • Collaborates on cases with other mental health and medical professionals with regard to clinical therapy mode, assesses clients using DSM V and ICD 10 diagnosis, charts progress using appropriate documentation, make referrals, and discusses treatment plans.

  • Prescribes psychotropic medications as necessary.

  • Monitor and review treatment regularly assessing both benefits and side effects.

  • Provide Psychiatric assessment and evaluations.

  • Ability to respond to mental health crisis and on-call responsibilities.

  • Adheres to all healthcare standards as related to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).

  • Performs other duties as required.

Knowledge, Abilities, Skills, and Certifications
  • Completion of Medical Degree Program with a focus in Psychiatry.

  • Board Certified in Psychiatry of a State in good standing, and able to be licensed in the State of Nevada.

  • Must possess and maintain a valid California or Nevada driver’s license or capable of obtaining one within thirty days (30) of employment.

  • Must be able to be insurable by the Tribe’s Driving Policy. Must be able to successfully

  • pass a pre-employment drug/alcohol screen and background investigation.

  • Preference will be given to Qualified Native American Indians.

  • Completion of Medical Degree Program with a focus in Psychiatry.

  • Board Certified in Psychiatry of a State in good standing, and able to be licensed in the State of Nevada.

  • Must possess and maintain a valid California or Nevada driver’s license or capable of obtaining one within thirty days (30) of employment.

  • Must be able to be insurable by the Tribe’s Driving Policy. Must be able to successfully

  • pass a pre-employment drug/alcohol screen and background investigation.

  • Preference will be given to Qualified Native American Indians.

Physical Demands
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly is required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee occasionally is required to operate a motor vehicle; stand, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly is required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee occasionally is required to operate a motor vehicle; stand, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.

Work Environment
  • Work is generally performed in an office setting with a moderate noise level.

  • Work is generally performed in an office setting with a moderate noise level.