Physician - Administration - Management - Medical Director for Outpatient Services Psychiatry
Company: MultiCare Health System
Posted on: May 6, 2021
The reasons to work at Navos are as unique and diverse as the
people who work here. Join us for the professional challenges you
seek as an integral member of the Navos Leadership Team!
About the Position: The Medical Director of Outpatient Services
will provide direction to medical staff ensuring safe, therapeutic
and competent patient care, including initial diagnostic
psychiatric evaluation, record review and medication management
occur in accordance with state and agency standards. The Medical
Director will remain current in best practices and motivate staff
to provide care efficiently and complete documentation in a timely
fashion, help to improve communication with outside medical
providers as needed, and serve as an expert resource on treatment
A day in the life:
------- Provides leadership and guidance to medical staff ensuring
consistent and competent client care.
------- Drives accountability and process improvement.
------- Performs psychosocial assessments and mental status
examinations on referred consumers when necessary, recommending
follow-up and when necessary, prescribes appropriate medications
and other health care.
------- Participates as a member of interdisciplinary treatment
team, providing expertise and clinical leadership in the
development of treatment and discharge plans.
------- Ensures quality and suitability of assessment, diagnosis,
treatment and discharge planning.
------- Provides educational supervision and support to treatment
staff regarding diagnoses, treatment planning, use and abuse of
medications, health maintenance and related issues. Conducts
in-service training on these topics.
------- Supports a system-wide understanding of trauma prevalence,
impact and trauma informed care.
------- Fosters healing, hopeful, honest and trusting relationships
for consumers and employees; values consumer voice, choice and
------- Demonstrates a commitment to cultural competence.
What You'll Bring:
------- Must possess and maintain a current unrestricted WA State
medical license, as well as current federal DEA/NPI licenses.
------- Completion of an APA-approved residency in psychiatry; MD
degree in good standing.
------- Must be Board Eligible or Board-Certified in
------- 4+ years of direct patient care in the treatment of
severely and persistently mentally ill clients or equivalent
combination of education and experience.
------- Experience with both acutely and chronicle mentally ill
------- Must have current, thorough familiarity with psychotropic
medications, their prescribing, administration, and appropriate
monitoring, including the assessment and management of potential
------- Active provider status and ongoing Board Certification.
BENEFITS! WE'VE GOT YOU COVERED
------- A unique learning opportunity and the chance to be a part
of a multi-disciplinary team that encourages growth, creative
thinking, and contemporary learning.
------- Competitive pay
------- 22 days Paid Time Off and 8 paid holidays in your first
year with Navos!
------- 401k package
------- Annual training funds
------- Located in the beautiful Pacific Northwest! The perfect
home for hikers, ocean lovers, coffee fanatics, foodies, & overall
Any job offer will be contingent upon the results of an updated
At Navos, we offer a healing home for children, young people and
adults who are vulnerable to mental illness and substance use
The Navos mission is to transform the quality of life for the
people we serve by providing a broad spectrum of care. We believe
that equity and inclusion are vital to living our values and
achieving our mission.
Navos is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants
will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,
color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected
veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other
characteristic protected by law.PandoLogic. Keywords: Patient
Services Director, Location: Puyallup, WA - 98372
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