Psychiatrist (Queens)
at RCM Health Care Services

Date Posted: 2/8/2019

Job Description


Reports to CMO

Join a growing not-for-profit health care and social service agency that serves the homeless population of New York City. Company provides medical and behavioral health services at thirty shelters, soup kitchens, and drop-in centers throughout NYC, a homeless women's residence as well as several Article 28 medical clinics located throughout the city.

The Psychiatrist is responsible for providing care and treatment to the center's patients.
As a member of the PCMH team, the Psychiatrist will perform the following essential duties and responsibilities:
  • Performs psychiatric evaluations, assessing mental disorders and recommendation for treatment
  • Provides services in accordance with generally acceptable standards of medical practice
  • Develops a plan of treatment/care for the patient that also includes education and follow-up visits
  • Makes referrals, as indicated by the needs of the patient
  • Communicates with other health care providers related to diagnosis, treatment and plan for the patient either verbally and/or through documentation in the medical record
  • Maintains current and complete documentation in the medical record that reflects the care and services provided to the patient
  • Adheres to the center's established policies and procedures
  • Participates as a member of the medical staff and adheres to the medical staff bylaws
  • Participates as a member of committees as requested by the Medical Director
  • Provides supervision and consultation to staff psychiatric Nurse Practitioners/Physician assistants as requested by the Medical Director
  • Participates in the on-call and emergency coverage schedule, as directed by the Medical Director

Education & Experience:
  • Current license as a physician in New York State.
  • Completion of an accredited residency program in the field of psychiatry
  • Meets all the requirements for appointment/reappointment as a member of the medical staff.
Other Duties
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: New York, NY
  • Job Type: Health Care
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 2/8/2019

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