Psychiatrist - Mendota Mental Health Institute
State of Wisconsin - Wisconsin

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Under the direction of the Medical Director and the Forensic Associate Medical Director, this position functions as unit Psychiatrist, providing direct medical and psychiatric services to patients of MMHI in accordance with established institution policy, treatment methods, goals of patients and unit policy. Duties include: performing psychiatric exams; prescribing medications and treatments; psychiatric consultation with patient and family; participation in and/or conducting in-service meetings, staffing, and case conference; providing consultation to community agencies; performing physical health assessments; and participation in training of residents, medical students, and ward staff.

Special Notes :
Due to the nature of the position, all applicants who may be appointed will be required to allow DHS to conduct a security background check to determine whether the circumstances of any conviction may be related to the job being filled.

Job Knowledge, Skills and Abilities :
Knowledge of and ability to provide Psychiatric/Medical Services; DSM IV categories; individual, group, and family therapy techniques; safety and security issues in a health care environment; short- and long-range treatment planning techniques; team concepts and their application; program evaluation principles and application; direction of work in a large program area; clear written and oral communication skills; time management; and public relations principles and techniques.
The starting salary is up to $95.00 per hour plus excellent benefits, depending on qualifications. This includes a potential add-on amount for Board Certification or Board Certification Eligibility. This position requires a six month probationary period. The pay schedule/range is 10/52. This position is not represented by a bargaining unit.

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