Psychiatrist-----needed for ONLY 4-6 hours PER MONTH!

ARK LA TEX COUNSELING & REHAB - Shreveport, LA

Part-time

Psychiatrist needed for ONLY 4-6 hours PER MONTH!

Supervised by: CEO and Administrator

Responsibilities:

  • Provide medical and administrative direction and supervision to subordinate professional, technical and clerical staff.
  • Perform medical diagnosis and treatment.
  • Review protocols and standardized procedures.
  • Work effectively with staff, private physicians, clients and others contracted in the course of work.
  • Participate in the analysis, evaluation and planning of health or mental health programs.
  • Prepare clear and concise written and oral reports.
  • Analyze situations accurately and adopt an effective course of action.
  • Conduct in-service trainings as needed.
  • Review appropriate paperwork for documentation of clinical services and medical assessments.
  • Coordination with the primary care physician.
  • Provides direction, as needed, in crisis and potential need for hospitalization.
  • Orders laboratory and other special diagnostic tests and evaluates data obtained.
  • Determines nature and extent of mental disorder and formulates treatment program.

Education and Experience:

Preferred Qualifications:

  • A Board Certified Psychiatrist with at least one year of MHR experience
  • Must be authorized to practice psychiatry in Louisiana and enrolled to participate in the Louisiana Medicaid Program.
  • The physician must hold an unrestricted license to practice medicine in Louisiana and unrestricted Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and state and federal controlled substances licenses.
  • Must be a Doctor of Medicine with American Psychiatric Association approved training in psychiatry
  • Professional Liability Insurance; or

Minimum Qualifications:

  • A Nurse Practitioner with at least one year of MHR experience

· Is a registered nurse licensed and in good standing with the Louisiana State Board of Nursing and in good standing with the Louisiana State Board of Practical Nurse Examiners.

  • The NP must hold an unrestricted license to practice in Louisiana and unrestricted Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and state and federal controlled substances licenses.
  • Must have the advanced psychiatric credential (APRN).
  • Must have an active collaborative agreement on file with the nursing board or be able to establish a collaborative agreement within a short period of time.
  • Must have professional liability insurance at all times

Job Type: Part-time

Experience:

  • relevant: 1 year (Required)

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)