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SENIOR PHYSICIAN - PSYCHIATRIST - 60004733

Date: Nov 18, 2021

Location: CHATTAHOOCHEE, FL, US, 32324

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Direct personal services to individual DCF residents.  These services include admission, psychiatric examinations, physical examinations, diagnosis, prescription of medications, psychotherapy, restraints or seclusion as indicated, forensic determinations, when appropriate, management of minor and major medical conditions, performance of special examinations, use of life support equipment, minor surgical procedures and preparation for discharge.

 

Make proper referrals to other ancillary departments of testing, treatment, or management.

 

Make rounds to follow the progress, with suitable documentation of the individual residents in their care.  Changes in the resident’s status will result in responsible changes in the prescription of medical management.

 

Participate in the multi-disciplinary team process.

 

Request a second opinion in all cases of medical doubt or difficulty.

 

Complete documentation requirements in accordance with applicable rules, regulations, operating procedures and other required standards.

 

Participate in and attend when called, all legal proceedings concerning residents.

 

Participate in and attend when called, all disaster drills.  Be available at any time in the event of actual emergency or disaster.

 

Supervise Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants as assigned per protocol.

 

Attendance in continuing medical education activities, which maintain the legislated educational requirement to maintain medical licensure.

 

Participate in medical committee work, which assures the optimal organization of the clinical staff in providing quality care to DCF residents.

 

Be available to the families or other interested parties of residents when called for.


Nearest Major Market: Tallahassee