Full Time Unit Psychiatrist needed outside Boston MA- Generous Sign on Bonus!
Company: Accountable Healthcare Staffing
Posted on: January 3, 2022
Psychiatric-Mental Health opening in Bridgewater, Massachusetts.
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Location: Old Colony Correctional Center, MA, Bridgewater
With over 11,000 employees and approximately 500 facilities, CCS
provides comprehensive healthcare services to correctional
facilities around the U.S.
The one thing that comes to mind when you meet or work with people
from CCS is that this group "has a good heart and is focused on
doing the right things." You can be proud to work for and with the
team at CCS. Our clients know we are accountable and reliable. Our
people can count on being treated fairly. Our patients receive the
treatment they need and the respect they deserve. Safety is our
first priority at CCS to our providers and patients. Per the Chief
Psychiatric Officer on staff "We provide more safety and security
than most facilities" "It's an institutional environment that is
more isolated with officers, nurses and staff that is better secure
for our providers and patients than other facilities".
When new team members join CCS, they are going to experience a new
level of orientation. CCS understands maintaining our competitive
advantage in the marketplace means we must effectively engage and
retain our people. Critical to the future success of any new
employee is her or his initial experience with the
CCRS has more than 15 years' experience operating state psychiatric
hospitals that serve both forensic and civil populations. This
includes the current management of 7 residential treatment centers
in Florida, Massachusetts, South Carolina, and Texas. Through these
centers, CCRS currently serves approximately 2,000 patients.
With over 2,300 skilled professionals, CCRS continues to grow by
providing clients with services that meet or exceed performance
requirements and standards of care. In addition to serving patients
with mental illness, CCRS also assists those individuals who suffer
a co-existing alcohol or drug addiction. . CCS has adhered to a
cultural philosophy we call 5-H. Hunger to teach & grow in a
supported environment, Honesty , Hardworking, Humility to those we
serve and support & Humor with a positive & passionate
Qualifications: Education & Experience:
Our Psychologist provides individual therapy and group
psychotherapy. Conducts psychological testing with committed
patients and is an active member of the treatment team, providing
staff education as needed on psychological issues. Responsible for
developing; monitoring and implementing behavioral management plans
as well as assigned responsibilities for quality assurance
- An MD or DO degree from an accredited university.
- At least one (1) year experience in clinical psychiatry
- Licensed in the state of practice.
- Board certified or eligible in psychiatry.
- Completes an initial psychiatric assessment within 24 hours of
admission. The psychiatrist's initial assessment includes a
comprehensive psychiatric evaluation, mental status examination,
assessment for movement disorders secondary to psychotropic
medications. The psychiatrist initiates treatment with psychotropic
medicines and other available modalities.
- Will review psychotropic medications at a minimum of every 20
days during the first 60 days of admission.
- Will prescribe psychotropic medications per best practices for
presenting symptoms. Indications for medications will be stated
clearly in progress notes as well as in the orders. Applicable
laboratory studies will be done prior to prescribing certain
categories of psychotropic medications. Follows up and monitors
tests and consultations, provides education regarding medications
and their mental illness to the patients and when applicable, their
families. Documents ongoing care and discharge readiness. Conducts
daily rounds on the unit.
- Completes a summary of treatment including a mental status exam
before the one-year anniversary of the patient's admission.
Completes all discharge summaries within 30 days of patient's
- Documents completely all services provided in the patient's
medical record. Properly documents on patients chart as required
applicable Joint Commission and other regulations. Ensures quality
and legibility of his/her written orders and progress
- The above responsibilities are a highlight of responsibilities
and not a full list. Other responsibilities may be performed as
CCS is an EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability Employer
Robust list of benefits are offered to CSS employees. Three medical
plan with FSA, 2 dental plans, and Vision coverage. Life,
Disability and supplemental insurances offered, PTO, and a 401K
with employer match. Tuition reimbursement or college savings
programs for those seeking to expand their education.
Outside historic Boston MA, this community of 26k is only about 30
miles south from the hustle and bustle of downtown historic Boston
culture, theater and entertainment on your relaxing weekends to
enjoy, or 35 miles from Providence Rhode Island to take in Gallery
Night Tours, museums and trolley ride. Easy access Interstates and
commuter railways to ease your daily commute. Cost of living is
more affordable with good schools if you are relocating to the
To apply directly and to learn more about this great opportunity,
please contact Irene Abrams-Beaver at or submit your confidential
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