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Medical Director Needed for Inpatient Psychiatry Unit

Mindoula Health Leonardtown, MD
  • Expired: 18 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

At Mindoula Health we are transforming the practice of psychiatry by combining the systems-based and holistic framework of our clinical practice with our innovative approach to designing, implementing, and managing psychiatry services in a variety of treatment settings for a range of populations requiring psychiatric care. Our turnkey telepsychiatry service delivers psychiatrists, psychiatric nurse practitioners, and other allied behavioral health professionals to help hospitals and other institutions deliver psychiatric care to underserved patient populations.

The Medical Director will serve as the solo practitioner for adult and adolescent (13+) patients during their treatment at the facility.

  • EMR: Cerner

  • Inpatient Unit: 12 beds (Average Daily Census of approx 10)

  • Partial Hospitalization Program: 10 spots, adult only

Consult Service: Medical Floor and ED (Consults average 0-3/day)

Tasks & Responsibilities:

Lead rounds and provide supervisory direction to the team regarding treatment planning including but not limited to, medication changes, length of stay challenges, conversion of legal status, transfer of patients to other facilities.

  • Provide on-site presence and leadership necessary to maintain clinical integrity and unit safety.

  • Assist with the development of call schedules in collaboration with the rest of the team.

  • Available for conflict resolution between staff and patients and supports a cohesive relationship with the nursing team and leadership.

  • Perform duties of Medical Director and assist with all quality and performance initiatives in support of the integrity of the Behavioral Health Unit.

  • Behavioral Health Services program development.

  • Submit charges to billing within 24 hours

  • On-Call responsibilities:

  • One (1) weekend on-call per month

  • One (1) weekday on-call per week

  • Two (2) holidays on-call per year

Mindoula Health

Why Work Here?

Mindoula Health offers flexibility, opportunities for growth, and a great company culture!

Mindoula Health (“Mindoula”) is a next generation behavioral health management company that delivers tech-enabled 24/7 care extension and psychiatric services to populations with behavioral health challenges and medical co-morbidities across the continuum of care. We launched Mindoula because each of us has had personal experience with mental illness, either directly or through a loved one. We realized that the behavioral health system was broken and decided to take it upon ourselves to fix it by focusing on the people we serve, not their diagnoses or symptom sets. Each of us, and everyone we serve, is a person first, and a set of challenges second. We address the full range of behavioral health challenges. We deploy tech-enabled teams of case managers, care managers, community health workers, peer support specialists, and psychiatrists to provide 24/7 support to even the most complex and underserved behavioral health populations. Our member engagement and predictive analytics technology platform has made the company a market leader in hospital re-admissions reduction, collaborative care, care coordination for the seriously mentally ill, and measurement-based psychiatry.

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