LynchburgRecruiter
the smart solution for Lynchburg jobs

Staff Psychiatrist

Company: US Department of Veteran Affairs
Location: Lynchburg
Posted on: October 5, 2018

Job Description:

May participate in supervision and teaching in support of the psychiatric residency program and performs other directly related duties as assigned.

  • The following are the duties expected of the encumbant:
  • Performs psychiatric evaluations for a diverse population, including geriatric and post deployment combat Veterans, who are mentally ill and have psychosocial issues such as homelessness, unemployment, and poor family support network.
  • Provides a full range of therapeutic interventions including diagnostic assessment, medication evaluation and management, suicide risk assessments, crisis intervention, and overall care of patients with psychiatric disorders.
  • Ensures practice of psychiatric medicine is consistent with TJC, CARF, HIPPA, VA policies and procedures, clinical practice guidelines, national statutes and regulations, medical record documentation, and mandatory continuing education.
  • Provides a full range of psycho-diagnostic services including assessment and the most appropriate psychotherapeutic techniques in providing quality care.
  • The Psychiatrist may serve as a mental health team leader with responsibilities for coordinating consults and triage of specialty clinic referrals.
  • Participates effectively in team meetings and treatment planning conferences, and collaborates with multidisciplinary team members that enhances coordination of comprehensive patient care.
  • Orders diagnostic tests and consultations, and discriminates between normal and abnormal findings and makes appropriate treatment decisions.
  • Areas which the psychiatrist is assigned and has clinical privileges to practice may include depression, anxiety, psychosis, PTSD, substance abuse, and other psychiatric disorders in various clinical settings (outpatient, inpatient, ED). Work Schedule: Monday-Friday 7:45am - 4:30 pm. On call as required by the Supervisor. Financial Disclosure Report: Not required The Lynchburg Community Based Outpatient Clinic is located near Lynchburg College and minutes from downtown. Settled in near the Blue Ridge Mountains of southwest Virginia. Lynchburg metropolitan area provides its residents with a reasonable cost of living, affordable housing, low taxes, some of the finest public and private schools in Virginia, and many urban amenities traditionally expected of larger areas, including art and entertainment venues, museums and galleries, symphony, ballet, and competitive youth sports for the family.Conditions of Employment:
    • Designated and/or random drug testing required
    • Selective Service Registration is required for males born after 12/31/1959
    • You may be required to serve a probationary period
    • Subject to a background/security investigation
    • Must be proficient in written and spoken English Preferred: Board Certified or Board Eligible Psychiatrist. Reference: VA Regulations, specifically VA Handbook 5005, Part II, Appendix G-2 Physician Qualification Standard. This can be found in the local Human Resources Office.Physical Requirements: The physical requirements of this position include occasional lifting, prolonged standing and sitting, frequent bending, walking (distance), climbing, reaching (overhead, extensive/repetitive), repetitive motion, and stooping. The mental/sensory requirements include recall, reasoning, problem-solving, hearing, speaking clearly, writing legibly, reading, and logical thinking. The environment's pace can vary from steady to a sometimes fast pace requiring handling of multiple priorities, frequent, sometimes intense customer interactions, and the ability to adapt to frequent changes in a sometimes noisy environment. There may be an occasional need to use personal protective equipment to prevent exposure to disease, illness, and hazardous materials. Selected applicants will be required to complete an online onboarding process.To apply for this position, you must provide a complete Application Package which includes: Resume/CV VA Form 10-2850 - Application for Physicians, Dentists, Podiatrists, Optometrists & Chiropractors can be found at: Required if selected for the position. The following documents are accepted, and may be required if applicable to your eligibility and/or qualifications for this position. Please use this checklist to ensure you have included all documents required for your application, such as a copy of your transcript (if using education to qualify), SF-50's (current/former Federal employees), etc. Letter Transcripts

      Keywords: US Department of Veteran Affairs, Lynchburg , Staff Psychiatrist, Healthcare , Lynchburg, Virginia

      Click here to apply!

      Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

      I'm looking for
      in category
      within


Other Healthcare Jobs


Registered Nurse (RN), Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) (Night Shifts)
Description: Are you a Registered Nurse RN with experience in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit NICU Do you take pride in providing excellent nursing care to achieve the best outcomes for the very tiniest of our (more...)
Company: CJW Medical Center HCA Healthcare
Location: Richmond
Posted on: 10/16/2018

Clinical Specialist-Charlottesville,VA
Description: Job Description Summary Job Description Summary: The Clinical Specialist is a resource for the execution of the Medication Delivery Solutions value-added clinical business strategy. The role implements (more...)
Company: Becton Dickinson and Company
Location: Richmond
Posted on: 10/16/2018

RN Travel Nurse - PICU Pediatrics Intensive Care
Description: Nationwide Travel Nurse Jobs - Pediatric Intensive Care RN Are you looking for a new nursing job Would you like to spend the season somewhere you've never been Hospitals nationwide are looking for qualified (more...)
Company: Travel HealthCare Jobs
Location: Roanoke
Posted on: 10/16/2018


Physician: Gynecologist
Description: Physician: Gynecologist Roxboro, North Carolina Full Time Are you a Gynecologist seeking a
Company: Relode
Location: Durham
Posted on: 10/16/2018

Registered Nurse RN Med/Surg Sign-on Bonus eligible - Relocation
Description: Job Summary 10 West is a 26 bed unit that provides nursing care for those individuals that are age 65 and older that have mobility and functional status prior to injuries or conditions that placed them (more...)
Company: Carilion Clinic
Location: Richmond
Posted on: 10/16/2018

Pulm & CCM Physician
Description: Join Busy Employed Practice Group in Southern VA Danville Pulmonary Clinic is seeking an additional pulmonologist to join their busy practice. The group is expanding to meet an increase in patient volume. (more...)
Company: LifePoint Health
Location: Danville
Posted on: 10/16/2018

Grad RN HCA Nurse Residency 2019 (Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit)
Description: Do you have a passion for patient care Do you want to work for a leading healthcare organization Come and join our 2019 StaRN Nurse Residency Program Why our Employees Like Working at Chippenham Hospital (more...)
Company: HCA Healthcare
Location: Richmond
Posted on: 10/16/2018

Travel Nurse RN - OR Transplant Surgery
Description: Nationwide Travel Nurse Jobs - Transplant Surgery RN Are you looking for a new nursing job Would you like to spend the season somewhere you've never been Hospitals nationwide are looking for qualified (more...)
Company: Travel HealthCare Jobs
Location: Lynchburg
Posted on: 10/16/2018

Registered Sonographer- Vascular
Description: Job Summary Position is for a dedicated Vascular Ultrasound department. Vascular lab is IAC accredited and all staff are Registered - opportunity to gain 2 registry staff position with RDMS abdominal (more...)
Company: Carilion Clinic
Location: Richmond
Posted on: 10/16/2018

Grad RN HCA Nurse Residency 2019 (Trauma Stepdown Unit)
Description: Do you have a passion for patient care Do you want to work for a leading healthcare organization Come and join our 2019 StaRN Nurse Residency Program Why our Employees Like Working at Chippenham Hospital (more...)
Company: HCA Healthcare
Location: Richmond
Posted on: 10/16/2018

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Virginia jobs by following @recnetVA on Twitter!

Lynchburg RSS job feeds