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At Correct Care Solutions (CCS), we have the opportunity to serve patients who have traditionally been underserved. Mental Health in jails, prisons, psychiatric hospitals and residential treatment facilities offers an exciting and fulfilling career to psychiatrists. At CCS, we offer Psychiatrists flexible career opportunities, competitive pay and benefits, and a support team that is one of the best in the industry. Join us today and grow your career with a company that values patientA?s health.Our Psychiatrist provides a full range of psychiatric services to inmates. Provides clinical consultation regarding identified cases to mental health and health care staff.Education:Graduation from an accredited medical school wih specialty training in psychiatryExperience:Training and experience providing psychiatric services to an adult populationLicenses/Certifications:Physician who is licensed to practice medicine in the State, board:certified or board:eligible in psychiatryCurrent CPR CertificationResponsible to provide psychiatric services as required and within the standards of professional psychiatric and medical care.Responsible to abide by the security regulations of the facility, the regulations of the institution(s) to which psychiatric services are provided, and the policies and procedures of CCS.Responsible to provide documentation of psychiatric services to permit monitoring of compliance with policies and procedures of CCS.Evaluation and treatment in a timely manner of inmates referred for psychiatric services by mental health or medical staff.Documentation of all psychiatric evaluations and/or treatment in inmates health record utilizing approved psychiatric templates/forms.Documentation of inmates consent to treatment on the appropriate form to be placed in the health record when psychotropic medication is prescribed.Coordination of medical consultations and lab work needed with the Health Services Administrator and Site Medical Director as needed.Monitoring of inmates prescribed psychotropic medications to assess treatment effectiveness and medication side effects by psychiatric interview at least every 90 days.Provide supervision and oversight to psychiatric nurse, if such a position is utilized at Psychiatrists assigned facility.Ensure support services and monitoring of patients as needed by submitting a referral to mental health staff.Evaluation of inmates referred potentially in need of transfer to specialized internal mental health facility or community mental health facility. Provision of documentation required to effect transfer when indicated. Psychiatric services for these inmates shall be provided to the day of transfer.Assistance to mental health staff in the arrangement of civil commitment to an appropriate facility when the inmate is scheduled for release and is in need of inpatient care.When required, participate in the Medical Treatment Review Committee to permit the involuntary medication of an inmate requiring psychopharmacological treatment and who, by well documented history of mental illness and violence, presents serious risk of danger to self, others, or property.Provision of consultation and training services to mental health and medical staff.Provision of on:call psychiatric services after hours when scheduled and as needed.Provision of documentation of psychiatric services contacts to Mental Health Coordinator upon pliance with approved medication formulary and/or acquisition of approval for non:formulary items from Corporate Medical Director and/or Director of Psychiatric Services.If assigned to a Reception and Diagnostic Unit, provision of formal diagnostic evaluations for complex presentations as referred by Clinical Supervisor of RDU, with documentation of findings in health record and any other required charting medium utilized at RDU.If assigned to a Reception and Diagnostic Unit, adherence to timely schedule of initial inmate psychiatric evaluations as related to psychotropic medicati


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