DrCruiter has been retained to assist a Fantastic, National, Behavioral Health System in finding their next , Full-Time, General Psychiatrist for their correctional health care facility in Bakersfield, CA.
This is a wonderful, new position and chance to work with a great team and fantastic program!
This is a 40 Hour/wk opportunity for a Board Certified Psychiatrist.
** $15K Sign On Bonus and Salary up to $365K!
** There is no requirement for correctional health care experience!
The new team member will:
Be onsite in the facility Monday through Friday during normal business hours........ and work as an integral part of a FULLY STAFFED, multidisciplinary team providing care in a jail-based restoration to competency program.
The team includes Psychiatrists, Psychologists, Psych Certified NP's, RN's and many additional clinical & admin support staff!
This facility only houses individuals over the age of 18 years old.
There is no after hour call or weekend coverage needed!
** This is a new type of program that works on treatment which includes medication but also intensive program therapy to restore a patient’s competency.
There are only approximately 20-30 patients in the treatment program at any given time.
(Psychologists conduct the forensic evaluations and assessments.)
** The program does not force medicate patients and uses treatment protocols in a team-based approach.
There is 24/7 onsite medical staff to serve patients medical needs and provide medication support.
The program does NOT accept medically compromised patients, the focus is on the severely mentally ill.
All patient encounters/assessments are documented in the facilities EMR systems
Please contact DrCruiter at ANY TIME for ALL the details!