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Psychiatrist - Wentworth Institute of Technology - Boston, MA

Boston, MA 02109
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Leads the center in providing outstanding patient care to students with a behavioral health focus and promotes high quality care services while always ensuring the MedExpress vision and values. 


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Leadership:
    • Assists with administrative and medical leadership on specific operational needs which may include report generation, attending meetings and strategic planning
    • Assists the Center Manager and Director of Clinical Integration to provide performance feedback for clinical and non-clinical personnel
    • Assists medical leadership with staffing needs
    • Assists with clinical care complaints and chart reviews
  • Patient Care:
    • Provides and manages direct patient care, including assessments, physical examinations, evaluations, diagnoses and treatment with a primary focus on mental health, emotional health, behavioral health related illnesses
    • Responsible for the exceptional treatment and communication of care options to every MedExpress patient 
    • Maintains up-to-date working knowledge of the latest changes, updates, and literature relating to medical care
    • Monitors the overall level of medical care, which includes reviewing charts, observing staff/patient interactions and offering advice when appropriate
    • Responsible for the accurate and timely completion of medical charts. (Charts must be locked prior to the end of the shift)
    • After consultation with the Student Health Medical Director, oversees patient issues and concerns which may include but are not limited to patient medical care and ensuring that proper steps are taken to resolve any complaints and that appropriate recommendations are made for dismissal when patient issues of noncompliance or substance abuse arise
    • Provides mental health and behavioral care with the appropriate medical oversight
    • Orders diagnostic tests, including but not limited to: x-ray, electrocardiogram, and laboratory tests, and with direct medical oversight, interprets the test results for deviation from normal
    • Develops and implements patient management plans, records progress notes, and assists in provision of continuity of care. May be required to supervise ancillary staff
    • Completes the PHQ 2, 7, or 9 and GAD-7 assessments and insures that they are shared with the counseling services with appropriate consent
    • Prescribes pharmaceuticals, other medications, and treatment regimens as appropriate to assessed medical and behavioral conditions and refers patients to specialists and to relevant patient care options as appropriate
    • Communicates with patients regarding test results and appropriate clinical information as care necessitates and conducts follow-up primary care
    • Instructs and counsels patients regarding compliance with prescribed therapeutic regimens
You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

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Posted: 2019-12-28 Expires: 2020-02-28

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Psychiatrist - Wentworth Institute of Technology - Boston, MA

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Boston, MA 02109

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