Adult Psychiatrist (Part Time)
- Location: Shakopee, MN
- Posted: Jan 10, 2020
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Req ID: 57656
Provides psychiatric services to a diverse, adult patient population within the clinic
Provide direct clinical care in psychiatry, including brief assessments and interventions, in a primary care setting
Develop behaviorally-focused, outcomes-based treatment plans of care that address mental health, functional impairment, and co-occurring addictive or medical disorders
Engage the patient and family to develop treatment plans that address identified goals
Champion primary care behavioral health, a model of integrated care that focuses on the full spectrum of patient health through close collaboration with multi-disciplinary primary care teams
Consult with primary care providers to assist with ongoing management of the behavioral health needs of their patients
Develop and lead staff education in psychiatric issues
Participate in relevant and ongoing professional training
Mix of short term care and complex care. The short term care model is defined as time-limited treatment by a Psychiatrist (on average 1-5 visits) with the expectation that the primary care provider, or referring provider, will resume medical management
This position requires a Medical Doctorate degree (M.D.), Doctor of Osteopathy (D.O.) or foreign equivalent from an approved school of medicine.
Completion of a psychiatry residency
Must have current, unrestricted Minnesota State Medical Licensure
Board Certified in Psychiatry within 2 years of hire
Team-oriented; relates well with patients, families and multi-disciplinary clinical partners
Practices evidence-based decision making and supports clinical quality improvement
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Demonstrates empathy and sensitive listening/questioning abilities
Exhibits time efficiency, flexibility and ability to manage in a high paced environment
3 days per week (0.6 FTE)
Work with a team of psychiatry providers based in a primary care clinic. Work in close collaboration with primary care providers to see patients in a short term consultative model of psychiatry. Collaborate with primary care with electronic consultation and other integrative practices in psychiatry.
The City of Shakopee is located in the southwest corner of the Twin Cities metropolitan area, 23 miles from Minneapolis, on the Minnesota River. Residents of Shakopee enjoy both the atmosphere of a small town and the resources of a thriving metropolitan area. Incorporated in 1857 as a booming river town, today Shakopee is the county seat of Scott County, one of the fastest growing counties in the United States. The city has its own downtown central business district, regional medical center and business park and is home to regional entertainment attractions such as Historic Murphys Landing, Valleyfair Amusement Park, and Canterbury Park Racetrack.
Located 20 miles Southwest of the Twin Cities
Population = 34,000
Service Area = 120,000
Community Resource Links:
Community Information School Digger
Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education
Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press
Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune
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