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    About the Position:

    A recruitment or relocation bonus may be authorized.

    Recruiting for a Psychiatrist who will work with either 1. Adult patient population 2. Adult & Child/Adolescent patient population or 3. Child/Adolescent patient population.

    Multiple vacancies exist and may be filled from this announcement at any of the locations listed. Applications will be reviewed and referred to the selecting officials until each position is filled.

    This is a Direct Hire Solicitation.

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    Responsibilities

    • ***ADULT PATIENT POPULATION JOB DUTIES BELOW***
    • Provide treatment services in any capacity including, but not limited to, assessment, medication management and disposition of psychiatric patients including making arrangements for hospitalization if needed.
    • Provide routine, intensive, complex and emergency intakes and extended evaluations for a variety of emotional, psychological, and behavioral disorders.
    • Provide continuing follow-up care for chronic patients with acute disorders and complications of these disorders, such as psychosis, organic brain syndrome, substance abuse/addictions, etc.
    • ***ADULT AND CHILD/ADOLESCENT PATIENT POPULATION JOB DUTIES BELOW***
    • Treatment entails individual, family, group psychotherapy, and medication management.
    • Responsible for providing treatment services, and performing the full range of clinical treatments, including consultation, evaluation and treatment of emergency, complex and routine cases in the field of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.
    • Develop an individualized biopsychosocial treatment plan based on the child and adolescent?s diagnosis, personal and family history, current family situation, laboratory and other diagnostic tests and procedures.
    • ***SUPERVISORY POSITION JOB DUTIES BELOW***
    • Supervisory positions will serve as an expert in the field of Psychiatry.
    • Supervisory positions will participate in quality assurance, and quality improvement studies, utilization review, risk management, and peer review activities.
    • Supervisory positions will plan work to be accomplished by subordinates, set and adjust short-term priorities, prepare schedules for completion of work, develop performance standards, and evaluate work performance of subordinates.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Business travel may be required.

    Supervisory status

    Yes

    Promotion Potential

    15

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    0602 Medical Officer

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/503541700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.