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Psychiatrist Supervisor- Norristown State Hospital

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Norristown, PA
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Psychiatrist Supervisor- Norristown State Hospital



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Psychiatrist Supervisor- Norristown State Hospital









Salary







$181,908.00 - $214,534.00 Annually











Location







Montgomery County, PA















Job Type







Civil Service Permanent Full-Time











Department







Department of Human Services















Job Number







CS-20192464-37510























Closing







10/3/2019 11:59 PM Eastern











Job Code







37510











Position Number







00095567











Union







PDA - Pennsylvania Doctor Alliance











Bargaining Unit







T5











Pay Group







DR05











Bureau/Division Code







00210671











Bureau/Division







Department of Human Services/Norristown State Hospital











Worksite Address







1001 Sterigere Street, Norristown, PA 19401











City







Norristown











Zip Code







19401











Contact Name







Talent Acquisition and Planning Unit











Contact Email







ra-pwfieldepars@pa.gov













+ Description



+ Benefits



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THE POSITION





If you are looking for a great opportunity to utilize your clinical / supervisory skills, Norristown State Hospital has the position for you. NSH is looking to fill a full time Psychiatrist Supervisor position. This position is responsible for ensuring that all patients are provided with up-to-date treatment interventions based on a Comprehensive Psycho/Social Evaluation.



We offer a competitive salary along with Physician bonuses. State benefits include: health insurance, dental, vision, life insurance coverage; excellent vacation, sick, and holiday leave package; and retirement plan.





IMPORTANT: YOU MUST APPLY TO THIS VACANCY POSTING, MEET ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS, COMPLETE THE SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONS AND RECEIVE A SCORE. YOUR SCORE IS ONLY VALID FOR THIS SPECIFIC VACANCY. ONCE THIS POSITION IS FILLED, YOUR SCORE IS NO LONGER VALID.



+ Full time employment

+ 37.50 Hour Work Week, Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 4:00 pm with a 30 minute lunch period

+ Multiple positions may be filled from this posting

+ May be "on call" when emergency or when vacation time coverage is needed

+ Based upon the nature of the duties in the position description, the individual selected for this position may be required to annually disclose specific personal and business financial information in accordance with Management Directive 205.10 regarding Financial Disclosures Required by the Public Official and Employee Ethics Act.

+ Free Parking

+ The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is proud to be an equal opportunity employer supporting workplace diversity.





















DESCRIPTION OF WORK





Provides leadership in developing treatment programs for each unit of the building. Offers consultation for difficult cases and attends periodically unit treatment teams to evaluate their functions and appropriateness. Makes sure that all necessary periodic assessment of patients, necessary lab work are done and filed in the patient's chart in a timely fashion. Discharge plans are followed in a timely fashion. Makes rounds in the building to insure that therapeutic environment is provided, building needs are reported and attended. Physician is part of the space utilization committee for the building to evaluate office space for building staff. Conducts building staff meetings to facilitate communication and problem solving. Supervises/provides psychiatric care of patients by: ensuring that hospital/departmental policies are observed; when necessary, requests psychiatric and medical consultations with specialists; through weekly psychiatric staff meetings ensures that proper treatment and discharge plans are followed; makes rounds and monitors active treatment. When needed, provides instructions, consultations and directions. Provides emergency and vacation time clinical coverage for staff psychiatrists and administrative coverage for other buildings when necessary. Provides evaluation and treatment for patients under his direct care.







REQUIRED EXPERIENCE, TRAINING & ELIGIBILITY





Qualifications:



+ PA Residency requirement waived for this job title

+ Minimum Experience and Training Requirements:

+ One year as a Staff Psychiatrist; OROne year of experience in psychiatry or child psychiatry and completion of a residency or training program in psychiatry which meets the certification requirements of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology or the American Osteopathic Board of Neurology and Psychiatry.



NECESSARY SPECIAL REQUIREMENT: Possession of a license to

practice medicine in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania as issued

by the State Board of Medical Education and Licensure, or the

State Board of Osteopathic Examiners.

+ You must pass a background investigation

+ A conditional offer of employment will require submission of criminal history reports

+ This position requires licensure

+ Must be able to perform essential job functions

















Legal Requirements:



+ This position come under the provisions of the Older Adult Protective Services Act.

Under the Act, a conditional offer of employment will require submission and approval of satisfactory criminal history reports, including but not limited to, PA State Police and FBI clearance.



Commonwealth employment requirement:

? A conditional offer of employment will require satisfactory completion of a medical examination.



Veterans: Pennsylvania law (51 Pa. C.S. ?7103) provides employment preference for qualified veterans for appointment to many state and local government jobs. To learn more about employment preferences for veterans, go towww.employment.pa.gov/Additional%20Info/Pages/default.aspxand click the Veterans' Preference tab or contact us at ra-cs-vetpreference@pa.gov.



The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is proud to be an equal opportunity employer supporting workplace diversity.



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EXAMINATION INFORMATION









+ Score valid for this specific posting only

+ Score based on information reported on application and supplemental questions

+ Provide complete and accurate information or:



+ application processing may be delayed

+ disqualification may result







+ May only testonceunder this announcement

+ Email notice of test results provided

+ Only most recent exam score is counted

















Further information on testing, assistance for persons with disabilities, veterans' preference, and other items can be obtained from:

Harrisburg: 2nd Level, Strawberry Sq. Complex, 320 Market St., P.O. Box 569, Hbg., 17108-0569; Telephone (717) 783-3058

Philadelphia: 110 North 8th St., Suite 503, Phila., 19107

Pittsburgh: 411 Seventh Ave., Room 410, Pgh., 15219

Telecommunications Relay Service (TRS): 711 (hearing and speech disabilities or other individuals)

Internet: https://www.employment.pa.gov/Additional%20Info/Pages/default.aspx



















Health & Wellness

We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including health coverage, vision, dental, and wellness programs.*



Work/Life Balance

We understand that there is more to life than work - and we want you to enjoy it!

We offer paid vacation days, paid sick days, military leave, as well as paid time off for most major U.S. holidays. Alternate work schedules and telecommuting arrangements are available for certain positions.



Career Development

We want to help you grow and see your goals become a reality! Supervisors and human resource staff are available to help employees create a plan to develop skills for their current jobs or prepare for the next step in their careers. Employees can easily transfer between positions or agencies to expand knowledge and pursue new challenges while retaining leave and benefits. Additionally, there are a variety of programs available to help get you where you need to be.



Other Rewards

Commonwealth employees enjoy many other rewards, including opportunities for recognition, workplace charitable giving, and even special employee-only discounts.



For more information about benefits, health and wellness, work-life balance, career development, and other rewards go towww.employment.pa.govand click on the benefits box.



*Eligibility rules apply.

















01



Do you possess a valid license to practice medicine in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania as issued by the State Board of Medical Education and Licensure, or the State Board of Osteopathic Examiners?



+ Yes



+ No











02



If you responded Yes to question 1, please provide your license number and expiration date in the text box below.











03



Have you been employed by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania as a Staff Psychiatrist for one or more years full-time?











04



CS-MET 1 Details - If you are claiming experience in the above question, please list the employer(s) where you gained this experience in the text box below. The employer(s) and a description of the experiencemustalso be included in the appropriate sections of your application if you would like the experience to be considered in the eligibility decision. If you claimed you do not have experience, type N/A in the text box below.











05



Do you possess one or more years of full-time experience in psychiatry or child psychiatry?



+ Yes



+ No











06



CS-MET 1 Details - If you are claiming experience in the above question, please list the employer(s) where you gained this experience in the text box below. The employer(s) and a description of the experiencemustalso be included in the appropriate sections of your application if you would like the experience to be considered in the eligibility decision. If you claimed you do not have experience, type N/A in the text box below.











07



Have you completed a residency or training program in psychiatry which meets the certification requirements of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology or the American Osteopathic Board of Neurology and Psychiatry?



+ Yes



+ No











08



CS-MET 1 Details - If you are claiming experience in the above question, please list the employer(s) where you gained this experience in the text box below. The employer(s) and a description of the experiencemustalso be included in the appropriate sections of your application if you would like the experience to be considered in the eligibility decision. If you claimed you do not have experience, type N/A in the text box below.











09



You must complete the supplemental question below. Do not attach your resume in lieu of completing the application and answering the supplemental question.





All information you provide on your application and supplemental questions is subject to verification. Any misrepresentation, falsification or omission of material facts is subject to penalty. If requested, you must provide documentation, including names, addresses, and telephone numbers of individuals who can verify the validity of the information you provide in the application and supplemental questions.





Read the question carefully and select the appropriate answer choice.





If you have read and understand these instructions, please click on the "Yes" button and proceed to the supplemental questions.



+ Yes











10



Do you possess a license to practice medicine in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania as issued by the State Board of Medical Education and Licensure, or the State Board of Osteopathic Examiners?



+ Yes



+ No









Required Question

















Agency



Commonwealth of Pennsylvania











Address



613 North StreetHarrisburg, Pennsylvania, 17120











Website



http://www.employment.pa.gov

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Address

Norristown, PA
USA