Posted on: September 21, 2022
Psychiatry-Forensic opening in Conroe, Texas. This and other
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Correct Care Recovery Solutions has an opportunity for a full time
Psychiatrist at our Montgomery County Mental Health Treatment
Facility located in Conroe, TX.
This practice opportunity offers:
- Competitive Compensation
- Full Benefits Package
- Flexible Schedule
Correct Care Recovery Solutions offers opportunities for
Psychiatrist 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.
Our Psychiatrist assumes responsibility for the admission,
continuing care, and discharge of patients. Our Staff Psychiatrist
provides leadership to the multi-disciplinary treatment team, and
participates in performance improvement and other activities.
- Completes an initial psychiatric assessment within 24 hours of
admission. Completes a comprehensive treatment plan within
deadlines. Develops, reviews, and updates individualized treatment
and discharge plans in conjunction with interdisciplinary treatment
- Treatment includes prescription of psychotropic drugs in
accordance, when applicable, with practice guidelines as well as
the use of other modalities. Follows up and monitors tests and
consultations, provides education and diagnosis to the patients and
when applicable, their families. Documents ongoing care and
discharge readiness. Conducts daily rounds on the unit.
- Completes a summary of treatment including a mental status exam
before the one-year anniversary of the patients's admission.
Completes all discharge summaries within 30 days of patients
- Documents completely all services provided in the patient's
medical record. Properly documents on patients chart. Ensures
quality and legibility of his/her written orders and progress
- Supervises the overall medical care received by the patients,
reviews and oversees the treatment plan, leadership on the
multi-disciplinary team, supervision of appropriate staff and
students, and clinical oversight of unit activities.
- Conducts admission and evaluation of all patients admitted to
the unit including psychiatric interviews, review of referral
materials and request additional investigative data as indicated.
The psychiatrist's initial assessment includes a comprehensive
psychiatric evaluation, mental status examination, assessment for
movement disorders and formulation of the patients' capacity to
consent. The psychiatrist initiates treatment with psychotropic
medicines and other available modalities in accordance with
- Takes appropriate steps to insure early detection of patients'
competency and readiness for discharge. Provides timely and
complete reports to the court. As a team member makes efforts
toward the achievement of the facilities goals of 20 discharges per
month. Effectively prescribes and monitors psychotropic medications
aimed at reducing psychiatric symptoms, restoration of competence
and community discharge.
- A MD from an accredited university.
- At least one (1) year experience in clinical psychiatry.
- Licensed in the state of practice. Board certified or eligible
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