Staff Psychiatrist

Correctional Medical Group Companies - California (30+ days ago)3.2

Correctional Medical Group Companies is seeking a Psychiatrist to join our team in California.

Modesto, Ca ( Part Time)

Visalia, Ca (Full Time)

Santa Rosa, Ca ( Full Time)

Fresno, Ca ( Part Time)

About us:

Correctional Medical Group Companies have been providing comprehensive medical services to Adult and Juvenile Corrections for more than 30 years. CMGC is dedicated to providing responsive, innovative, high quality and cost-effective medical, mental health, and dental services to counties in California, Texas, Colorado, Georgia, Arkansas , Oregon and North Carolina.

Since 1984, we have lived by a simple code: Always Do the Right Thing!

The day to day:

  • Providing on-site coverage per the facilities needs or scheduling requests
  • Serving as the Clinical Authority of the Sonoma County Detention Facilities

Behavioral Health and Psychiatric Programs for MADF and NCDF

  • Reviewing psychiatric treatment history, evaluation, and diagnosis

of psychiatric disorders using the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental
Disorders- IV TR or V criteria

  • Treating acute and chronic psychiatric disorders (including side effects

from medications) following community standards of care, and prevention of
psychiatric deterioration in the facility

  • Outpatient and inpatient psychiatric care and use of outside psychiatric care

facility when clinically appropriate

  • Individualizing treatment plans developed and implemented by a

multidisciplinary treatment team including medical, behavioral health, and
security staff

  • Reviewing treatment history and prescribing psychotropic medications when

clinically appropriate

  • Ordering and applying therapeutic restraints, therapeutic seclusion,

and involuntary medications when clinically appropriate, and using less
restrictive treatment alternatives as soon as possible

Are we a good fit?

  • Current, unrestricted license as a Physician
  • Federal DEA license and CPR certification
  • Corrections healthcare experience preferred

What we offer:

Excellent benefit package for full-time employees to include Paid Time Off, Health Insurance, Life Insurance, Profit Sharing Plan, 401K, and Continuing Education Allowance.

Apply today to learn more about the joining the team!

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $220.00 to $225.00 /hour