Correct Care Solutions

Psychiatrist - Sign-On Bonus!

Requisition
17-38867
Location
MA, Bridgewater
Facility
Old Colony Correctional Center
Type
Regular Full-Time
Shift
Day

Company Introduction

Correct Care Recovery Solutions (CCRS) has partnered with the Massachusetts Department of Corrections to comprehensively manage and provide medical and mental health care, forensic mental health evaluation and treatment, substance abuse treatment and dental services to patients at Bridgewater State Hospital.  CCRS is seeking qualified professionals to be part of this innovative program that will deliver care in accordance with a person-centered, trauma-informed recovery/resiliency philosophy.  CCRS’ overall goal is to improve patients’ levels of functioning and wellness for a successful recovery and discharge from the hospital.  CCRS has several exciting employment opportunities based at Bridgewater State Hospital for individuals to work alongside visionary leaders committed to improving public health.  When you work at a CCRS facility, you have an opportunity to make a difference every single day.

Overview

Our Senior Psychiatrist is responsible for the provision of psychiatric services at the hospital. 

Qualifications

Education:

  • Graduate from an accredited Medical School or School of Osteopathic Medicine 
  • Board Certified in Psychiatry and Neurology 

Experience:

  • At least 2 years of experience working with a forensic population preferred 

Licenses/Certifications:

  • Current medical license in the state of practice. Current DEA license.

Responsibilities

  1. Oversees recruitment, selection and retention of psychiatrists.
  2. Manages psychiatry provider on-site and on-call schedules.
  3. Participates in specific case conferences for special needs patients regarding mental health needs, housing placement, and release planning.
  4. Organizes a training conference series to address the special needs of the hospital’s population.
  5. Assists in establishing evidence-based guidelines and clinical pathways for mental health management including detailed documentation standards.
  6. Completes the Clinical Performance Enhancement reviews (peer review) for all psychiatrists.
  7. Attends all contractually required meetings as well as those requested by the Medical Director.
  8. Participates in Continuous Quality Improvement initiatives as requested by the Medical Director.
  9. Supervises all psychiatry residents and Forensic Psychiatry Fellows.
  10. Must be able to apply principles of critical thinking to a variety of practical and emergent situations and accurately follow standardized procedures that may call for deviations.
  11. Must be able to apply sound judgment beyond a specific set of instructions and apply knowledge to different factual situations.
  12. Must be alert at all times; pay close attention to details.
  13. Must be able to work under stress on a regular or continuous basis.
  14. Perform other duties as assigned.

EOE Minorities/Females/Disabled/Vets.

 

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