Arbour Counseling Services and Arbour SeniorCare is
currently looking for a Medical Director to Provide oversight and
support of medical staff by working with the team and providing
guidance. The Medical Director is responsible for planning ,
implementation , and evaluation , so that quality
medical/psychiatric care is provided for all patients.
in meeting patients’ needs in an effective
appropriate frequency of visits with patients as required by their
level of care and clinical presentation.
team meeting to ensure contact with primary therapist and UR
commitment petitions in a timely fashion with all required
opinions for appropriate clinical situations.
of medical services.
timeliness of medical records as regards meeting current medical
record standards for discharge summaries and signatures.
enhances own managerial experience.
managers of other departments to promote and support
hospital-wide philosophy emphasizing focus on customers and concepts
of quality improvement.
accessibility and availability of medical services.
other department psychiatrists.
department psychiatrists are providing services in accord with clinic
wide and departmental policies,
procedures and expectations.
planning new programs and monitoring existing services with
special emphasis on medical and/or
members of the Medical Staff to ensure compliance with By-Laws and
quality of care.
marketing efforts at or away from the hospital as necessary
Participates in treatment
planning , implementation , and
consultation and resolution to emergency
management including prescribing.
Participates in employee
staff development by providing relevant
communicate effectively with professionals and
Ability to make
sound decisions in emergency situations or with unpredictable or
Ability to make
accurate assessments and provide appropriate
maintains effective working relationships within the agency,
community and referral sources.
with the Utilization Review guidelines as mandated by
Sets up schedule
with the Clinics to visit on a consistent and timely
Arbour Health System is the
largest private mental health system in Massachusetts. It provides a
continuum of care that includes evaluation, crisis stabilization, and
treatment for patients with mental illness, dual diagnosis, and/or
M.D. or O.D. Degree
Professional experience of at least three years as a Medical Director; experience in
community field work desirable
Universal Health Services
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