Behavioral Health Med Director
A charming community, nestled the northeast corner to Connecticut, bordering Rhode Island and Massachusetts. Putnam District or "Historic Downtown" is home to many arts events and businesses. Aligning Main Street, which runs through the center of Downtown, there are over 7 arts-related businesses in just one block of the town. With a lower cost of living, this is the ideal location to raise a family.
The Behavioral Health Medical Director is responsible for providing coordinated psychiatric services to patients utilizing the clinical services; including routine and crisis adult and pediatric care as assigned. The scope of practice includes evaluation, diagnosis, medication assessments and adjustment, patient education, and treatment planning. The Behavioral Health Medical Director will be knowledgeable about agency and clinical policies, keep all patient information confidential, and shall assume responsibility for the development and realization of an individual ongoing care plan for all patients. As Medical Director for the BH Department, you are medically responsible for the delivery of health care for the Behavioral Health Dept., including direct oversight of the medication management providers. The Behavioral Health Medical Director works closely with the BH Leadership team to reach department and organizational goals.
Contact Summer Kohl at 619-279-5779 for details and to schedule your interview with the hiring manager.