Psychiatrist - Part Time (West Chester/Leesport, PA)
Company: PrimeCare Medical, Inc.
Location: West Chester
Posted on: May 16, 2022
Correctional Medicine opening in West Chester, Pennsylvania.
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PrimeCare Medical, Inc. (PCM) has been in operation since 1986.
We're a privately owned, physician founded, nationally accredited
correctional healthcare practice.
PCM provides comprehensive medical & mental health care services to
over 80 county jails, prisons, and juvenile detention centers
throughout 5 different states in the Northeastern US (PA, MD, WV,
NY, & NH); and was voted one of the Top 50 Fastest Growing
Companies of 2019, 2020 & 2021 by the Central PA Business
Correctional medicine is a unique, challenging, and exciting
opportunity for today's mental health professional in that it
provides the ability to truly utilize all of your learned skills
and knowledge on a daily basis. Correctional health care is the
perfect hybrid of Outpatient and Inpatient Psychiatry, serving an
often underserved and extremely diverse patient population.
We are currently looking for on-site, part-time Psychiatrist's to
join our team at several facilities in the West Chester, PA and/or
Leesport, PA areas.
This position offers excellent scheduling flexibility and requires
1 - 3 shifts per week (i.e., 8 - 24 hours per week), based on your
preference/availability. - Psychiatric care provided would be done
so on-site, Monday's - Friday's, during normal business hours
(i.e., -8:00a - 4:30p). - -
To quickly summary some key points:
- Hourly compensation is negotiable and commensurate based on
- Company-paid liability insurance (including tail)
- Part-time PTO package provided, and -
- Partial Annual licensure reimbursement available.
Provide service to the inmate/patient
population while utilizing current, acceptable standards of
psychiatric practice.Assume responsibility for clinical management
of the mental health program in accordance with NCCHC/ACA
Standards, as well as PCM policies and procedures.Services to be
provided on scheduled work days according to standards and times
mutually agreeable to physician, facility administration, and
PCM.Provide psychiatric treatment to confined inmates/patients
(i.e. restricted housing, behavioral units, etc.).Provide
psychiatric consultation to all professionals (i.e.
physicians/nursing) within the unit.Oversee and supervise all
psychiatric clinical services provided.Ensure complete, accurate
and timely psychiatric entries are made for each inmate/patient
contact.Available for consultation and/or emergency psychiatric
coverage.Work collaboratively and supervise clinical activities of
fellow psychologist and medical staff while on duty.Evaluate all
inmates/patients referred with mental health concerns for presence,
or absence, of mental illness.Refer inmates/patients as necessary
to appropriate psychiatric facilities when appropriate.Work
collaboratively with pharmacy to evaluate and approve all
medications and other medicinal preparations, which comprise the
facility formulary.Establish and monitor standards of care provided
by physicians, psychologist and nurses in accordance with NCCHC/ACA
and accepted psychiatric standards.
Graduate of an accredited School of
Medicine or Osteopathic Medicine, specialty in Psychiatry.Board
Certified or Board Eligible.Licensed to practice Psychiatry within
the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.Maintain current DEA number and
eligible to prescribe medications in Pennsylvania.Buprenorphine
Waiver (i.e., X-Waiver) preferred. -Maintain current Driver's
We're committed to managing and reducing risk in correctional
health care by providing cost-effective quality healthcare
management, continuously improving the standards of care and
striving for national accreditation for all facilities.
Dedicated to correctional healthcare, PCM prides itself on our
strong client relationships, as well as effective and efficient
management of healthcare services. These attributes continue to be
the hallmark of our success. With new contracts established
regularly, opportunities for development and advancement are
PCM utilizes a proprietary EMR system customized to our practice,
and specifically designed for correctional healthcare. Said
technology is user-friendly, intuitive, and always available.
At PCM we're dedicated to your long-term success and foster this by
providing individually catered training to every one of our
physicians. We teach you how to document in real-time and tactfully
structure our call requirements, to ensure that you're life outside
of your career is focused on the things that truly matter.
To learn more about why PrimeCare Medical, Inc. is the choice for
quality correctional health care, please apply today to schedule a
phone interview. - We're ready to speak with you about joining our
PrimeCare Medical family!
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