Job title: Consultation Liaison Psychiatrist
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Location: Reading, Pennsylvania
Job published: 2020-09-08
Job ID: 60336
Contact name: Renan Delgado

Job Description

  • Analyze and evaluate patient data and test or examination findings to diagnose nature and extent of mental disorder.
  • Prescribe, direct, and administer psychotherapeutic treatments or medications to treat mental, emotional, or behavioral disorders.
  • Collaborate with physicians, psychologists, social workers, psychiatric nurses, or other professionals to discuss treatment plans and progress.
  • Gather and maintain patient information and records, including social and medical history obtained from patients, relatives, and other professionals.
  • Counsel outpatients and other patients during office visits.
  • Design individualized care plans, using a variety of treatments.
  • Examine or conduct laboratory or diagnostic tests on patient to provide information on general physical condition and mental disorder.
  • Advise and inform guardians, relatives, and significant others of patients' conditions and treatment.
  • Review and evaluate treatment procedures and outcomes of other psychiatrists and medical professionals.
  • Teach, conduct research, and publish findings to increase understanding of mental, emotional, and behavioral states and disorders.
  • Prepare and submit case reports and summaries to government and mental health agencies.

 

Requirements

  • +2 - 5 years of previous experience
  • Minimum Education - Doctorate Degree
  • Candidate MUST be either Board Certified or Board Eligible (if within 5 years of residency completion)
  •  The ideal candidate will also already have a PA license and have completed a Consultation Liaison fellowship