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Psychiatry Opening in Lawrence, MA

Company: Summit Recruiting Group
Location: Lawrence
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Job Description:

Psychiatric-Mental Health opening in Lawrence, Massachusetts. This and other physician jobs brought to you by DocCafe

**Outpatient Psychiatrist Opening in Massachusetts**
Lawrence, MA: 30 miles from Boston

**About the Job:**
- Full-time, permanent
- Provides direct outpatient psychiatric services through comprehensive evaluation (in urgent care and outpatient setting), diagnosis, treatment planning, counseling, and psychopharmacological treatment of assigned patients.
- Works as member of an interdisciplinary team for the management of complex psychiatric patients in a community mental health clinic setting.
- Position has a hybrid schedule of in-person and telecommute duties.

**Basic responsibilities:**
- Provides psychiatric evaluations, ongoing psychiatric assessments and treatments, and counseling to assigned patients.
- Analyzes patient data and test or examination findings in the diagnosis of mental disorders of assigned patients.
- As a physician within the medical staff has duties within a multidisciplinary team based client care which includes, but is not limited to: team clinical rounds, critical patient risk review, teaching of clinical interns/medical students/psychiatric residents, and participates in quality improvement initiatives.

*Data acquisition/coordination of treatment:*
- Gathers and maintains patient information and records, including social, medical, and substance use history obtained from patients, relatives and significant others, and other sources.
- Collaborates with physicians, psychotherapists, psychiatric nurse practitioners, psychologists, social workers, or other professionals to obtain client history and to discuss treatment plans and progress.

- Develops individualized care plans involving evidence-based psychotherapeutic and/or medication treatments to assigned clients, when indicated.
- Monitors patient responses to these treatments (including adverse effects for medications) and makes necessary adjustments or recommendations.
- Focuses on and screens for patient safety and harm-reduction with each patient meeting and with all forms of treatment.

- Completes and submits billing sheets and progress notes within seven (7 days of providing service. Completes progress notes and other documentation within 24 hours.

Participates in periodic supervision by the Medical Director and integrates recommendations and other feedback into clinical work performance.

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