Yale New Haven Health System

  • Psychiatrist; full time

    Job Locations US-CT-Greenwich
    Job ID
    67055
    Department
    PSYCH CLINIC
    Category
    PHYSICIANS
    Position Type
    Full Time Benefits Eligible
    Scheduled Hours
    37.5
    Work Schedule
    DAYS
    Work Days
    MONDAY - FRIDAY
    Work Hours
    8:00AM-4:00PM
    Work Shift
    SOME ON CALL RESPONSIBILITIES
    Requisition ID
    2018-20635
  • Overview

    To be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our Values. These values—integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountability, and compassion—must guide what we do, as individuals and professionals, every day.

    Provide initial evaluations of individuals and families with mental or emotional problems. Offers counseling and outpatient psychotherapy to a wide range of individuals and families in distress.

    EEO/AA/Disability/Veteran

    Responsibilities

    • 1. Provides diagnostic assessment and psychiatric treatment to individuals who present themselves to the Outpatient Psychiatric Treatment Center, Hospital Emergency Room or Inpatient Unit, with symptoms of mental illness or emotional distress.
    • 2. Functions as an effective member of the mental health team.
    • 3. Skilled and proficient in electronic medical record documentation for management of patients under psychiatric treatment.
    • 4. Contributes to the productivity and efficient operation of the Psychiatric Treatment Center.
    • 5. Responsible for maintaining positive patient and guest relations.
    • 6. Must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served on his or her assigned unit. The individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and process the ability to assess data reflective of the patient's status and interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each patient's requirements relative to his or her age specific needs, and to provide the care needed as described in the unit's / area's / department's policies and procedures.
    • 7. Participation in academic training of medical house staff and Yale medical students

    Qualifications

    EDUCATION

     

    Doctorate in Medicine/Psychiatry

     

    EXPERIENCE

     

    Experience in Behavioral Health is desirable. Addiction experience preferred.

     

    LICENSURE

     

    Connecticut Licensure & Board Eligible or certified in Behavioral Health

     

    SPECIAL SKILLS

     

    Experience in addiction Medicine preferred but not required.

     

    PHYSICAL DEMAND

     

    Moderate amount of walking; moderate stress from working with patients and families, as well as interfacing with team members.

     

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