Child Psychiatrist – Livingston

Posted 3 weeks ago

We are looking for a full-time/part-time child psychiatrist to work in our partial care and intensive outpatient program.The psychiatrist will provide outpatient clinical services including: psychiatric evaluations, medication monitoring, supportive psychotherapy, and medication evaluation for clients. The Psychiatrist position is also responsible for providing treatment team leadership to other clinical staff.

Job Functions and Duties:

1. Provides psychiatric evaluation, medication monitoring, supportive psychotherapy, and psycho-education for clients.
2. Provides clinical direction for the treatment team meetings and participation in treatment planning documents.
3. Maintains documentation of client care in a timely manner and in compliance with GenPsych policies and state agencies’ standards.
4. Provides continuity of care by assuming the care of clients during vacations or absences of other psychiatrists.
5. Responds to correspondence and telephone calls as reasonably required to meet the clinical needs of clients and operational needs of the organization.
6. Favorable call schedule approximately one in eight – phone coverage only

Qualifications:

1. Medical Degree from accredited medical school.
2. New Jersey license to practice medicine in good standing.
3. Valid New Jersey certification to prescribe Controlled Dangerous Substances (CDS).
4. Valid registration with the Drug Enforcement Administration.
5. Responds to correspondence and telephone calls as reasonably required to meet the clinical needs of clients and operational needs of the organization.

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