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Bi-lingual/Spanish-Speaking Psychiatrist needed in Central California.

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3 Jul 2024
My name is Jason Long with ProTouch Staffing. We have a client in Southern California who is looking for a Bilingual/Spanish-speaking (ABPN) Board-certified Psychiatrist to join their multidisciplinary team.

Essential Functions
  • Evaluates, diagnoses, and treats patients with mental illnesses through a combination of primarily psychopharmacology and psychotherapy.
  • Performs initial psychiatric assessments, develops individualized care plans, and implements treatment for the patient.
  • Provides verbal and written education and counseling to patients, families, and caregivers.
  • Plans follow-up care, including requests for outside consultations and evaluations.
  • Maintains patient records necessary for clinic reporting, billing, and quality improvement.
  • Functions potentially in a variety of settings, including a health center, skilled nursing facilities, supportive housing sites, and in clients' homes.
  • Participates as a member of the site clinical services team and attends clinical team meetings.
  • Acts as an advocate for the patient and liaison with outside agencies as appropriate
  • Supervises Advanced Practice Psychiatric Providers (Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants)
Job Requirements
  • Medical degree required and must have completed psychiatry residency and board eligible
  • Current and unrestricted Medical License to practice in the state of California
  • Must have current Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) registration to prescribe certain medications.
  • Spanish Language proficiency.
  • Interest in working with a diverse patient population in a community-based organization and sensitivity to their needs and health problems; commitment to a community health philosophy of prevention and primary care.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office 365
Job Preferences
  • Board certification by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN).
  • Experience in federally qualified health center or other community health environment preferred
  • Experience as part of a team-based care model.
  • Electronic Health record, Epic experience.
If you are interested in hearing more about this opportunity, please reach out and apply.
Please advise.
All My Best,
Jason G. Long
ProTouch Medical
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  • Job Reference: 1378889333-2
  • Date Posted: 3 July 2024
  • Recruiter: Protouch Staffing
  • Location: California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent