Psychiatrist - PRN
Company: North Spring Behavioral Healthcare
Posted on: January 7, 2020
Location LEESBURG, VA 20176 US (Primary) Career Area Professional
Category Other Job Description North Spring Behavioral Healthcare,
a subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS), is a
Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
(DBHDS)-licensed, and Joint Commission-accredited 100-bed inpatient
facility. In May 2017 North Spring opened a Partial Hospitalization
Program to provide Outpatient Services to children and adolescents.
We provide therapeutic programs for adolescents in a safe and
secure environment that encourages growth and self-responsibility.
North Spring is part of Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) one
of the nation s largest and most respected healthcare management
companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals,
behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide.
Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 80,000
employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase
healthcare properties in rapidly growing markets and create a
strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost
control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a
service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion.
We are seeking qualified Psychiatrists to serve on an on-call
basis. Key Responsibilities: Admit, discharge, assess, plan,
implement, and evaluate patient care. Actively participates in
applicable treatment team meetings. Assess, direct, and intervene
in crisis situations. Diagnose, prescribe medication, monitor
medication side effects and participate in the treatment process of
patients. Consults on admissions decisions, as necessary. We offer
a competitive wage and the opportunity to work in a collaborative
environment with a dedicated staff. Job Requirements
Qualifications: 1. Knowledge of appropriate assessment and
evaluation tools and tests, diagnoses, & interventions with
residents 2. Knowledge of milieu management; Advanced skills in
medication management 3. Knowledge of acute adolescent and child
psychological disorders 4. Advanced knowledge of principles of
abnormal psychology 5. Professional experience of at least 2 years.
6. This position is subject to a criminal background investigation,
CPS review, drug screen and Tb test. Also it is subject to
privileging at NSBH.
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