Staff Psychiatrist for the John Montford Unit in Lubbock, Texas

Texas Tech Correctional Managed Health Care
Location
Facility: Texas Tech Correctional Managed Health Care 
Address: 5307 W Loop 289 
Suite 202 
Lubbock, TX 79414 
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Opportunity Criteria
Specialty: Psychiatry 
Candidate Type: MD, DO 
Visas Accepted: J1 or H1
Loan Repayment: Not Specified
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Position Description:

Diagnoses and treats patients with mental, emotional, and behavioral disorders. Provides professional services related to diagnosis and treatment of inmate/patients. Insures that appropriate mental health care is accessible and provided to the inmate population in a timely fashion, regardless of segregation status. Renders judgement regarding care provided to inmates assigned to the unit according to TTUHSC Correctional Health Services Policies and Procedures, TDCJ Policies and Procedures, and National Commission on Correctional Health Care Standards. Works under general direction of the Unit Medical Director, with wide latitude to exercise initiative and independent judgment.

Major/Essential Functions:

  • Performs duties as psychiatrist at all units when needed to meet contractual obligations and accreditation standards either on-site or by telepsychiatry clinics.
  • Takes regional call to ensure there is continuous psychiatric coverage within the TTUHSC sector.
  • Will meet the minimum proficiency requirements for Electronic Medical Records (EMR).
  • Follows the professional conduct policies of the organization.

 

This valuable team member shall perform work in a manner that reflects the Values of TTUHSC:

  • ONE TEAM unite and include diverse perspectives to achieve our mission
  • KINDHEARTED exceed expectations with a kind heart, helping hands, and a positive attitude.
  • INTEGRITY be honorable and trustworthy even when no one is looking.
  • VISIONARY nurture innovative ideas, bold explorations, and a pioneering spirit.
  • BEYOND SERVICE create and deliver positive defining moments.

Continuing Education Reimbursement Offered. Apply Today! 

Contact Information
Contact: Jessica Yates 
Phone: 806-743-2686
Fax: 806-796-0569 
E-mail: Click here to e-mail.
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