Adult or Child Psychiatrist, Physician Assistant, or an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse

Position Title

Adult or Child Psychiatrist, Physician Assistant, or an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse - J.S. - Burke Outpatient Mental Health Clinic - Options for Nacogdoches, Lufkin, Livingston or Jasper, TX

(Position can be available through Tele-medicine or combination)

Position Number

P #1263

General Description

Performs psychiatric evaluations and medication management appointments with consumers as appropriate.  Provides support and consultation to other team members and service providers.  Documentation of patient communication and clinical treatment accurately and appropriately in the agency's electronic medical record system.

Education

Required:  Completion of accredited program in your area of specialty

Licenses/Certifications

Required: Licensed in the State of Texas as a Physician, Advanced Practice Nurse, or Physician Assistant.

Required: Physician Assistant:  Certification in psychiatry.  If not certified, then two years' experience in psychiatry and formal training in psychiatry. 

Required: Advanced Practice Nurse: certification in psychiatry. 

Preferred: Physician: Board Certification in Adult Psychiatry.  Board Certification in Child/Adolescent Psychiatry if seeing children/adolescents.   

Physical Requirements

Required: Visual and auditory skills sufficient to evaluate, treat, and monitor patients; mobility required to bend, reach, lift (up to 50 pounds) while assisting patients, complete Satori Alternative to Managing Aggressive Behavior (SAMA), carrying charts (equipment); and fine motor skills for legible handwriting and driving.

Hours

Monday - Friday; 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Emergency services participation as per current policy.

Salary

Commensurate with experience, certification, and licensure