Psychiatrist -part-time
Desert AIDS Project - Palm Springs, CA
The Desert AIDS Project is seeking a part-time psychiatrist to join our Behavioral Health Team at our outpatient facility in Palm Springs. The Team includes a psychiatrist, nurse practitioner, therapist and addiction counselors, who work as part of a larger group of medical, case-management, dental, and psychosocial providers to bring comprehensive services to our patients.

The psychiatrist will provide initial psychiatric assessments and ongoing mental health services to our patients, including the prescription and management of psychotropic medication. She/he will also provide consultation to other providers and staff.

REQUIRED

Licensure/Certification:

Active California license

Current DEA number

Experience: At least 1 year of experience providing psychiatric care, including prescribing psychotropic medications, in an outpatient primary-care or mental health setting. Experience working with HIV+ individuals is desirable.

Skills:

Expertise in the following areas:

Mental health diagnosis

Prescription of psychotropic medications

Ability to:

Work with a complex patient population, including those with comorbid medical conditions

Work with patients with co-existing substance use disorders

Work well as part of an interdisciplinary team, as well as outside agencies

Effectively and efficiently utilize an Electronic Medical Records system

The Desert AIDS Project is an equal opportunity employer and encourages a diverse workforce.

Desert AIDS Project - 30+ days ago - save job - block
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