Medical Director and Psychiatrist(s) (PT/FT)
The Mental Health Association of Rockland County, Inc. (MHA) was founded by a group of concerned citizens in 1951 to advocate for the development of public mental health services in Rockland County. Currently we are accepting resumes for the positions of a Medical Director and Psychiatrist(s) (PT/FT) to provide mental health and addiction services to the residents in Rockland County in our busy nonprofit agency.
The Medical Director will supervise medical staff; provide psychiatric services; prescribe drugs and diagnostic tests; participate in treatment planning and goal setting; assist in the dev of support services and emergency coverage; and maintain case records.
The Psychiatrist(s) performs diagnostic assessments to evaluate medication and overall mental health needs of clients in a busy and culturally diverse recovery program; prescribes medication; conducts group and family therapy sessions, monitors clients for side effects of medications; participates in treatment planning meetings and meets with other clinical and treatment staff for case review and input. Some programs include field work.
Completion in an approved resident training and NYS license to practice psychiatric medicine and experience in a mental health, clinic or related program. Open to obtaining a federal DATA 2000 waiver (buprenorphine-certified.) Must be able to apply for Medicaid/Medicare reimbursement services. Must have or be able to obtain a board certification in addiction psychiatry or the equiv. If interested, send resume including salary requirements and availability to: MHA of Rockland, Att: HR, 140 Rte 303, Valley Cottage, NY 10989, Fax #:845-267-2169, or email: firstname.lastname@example.org. For additional information, including benefits please visit our website www.mharockland.org.