Premier addiction facility is seeking a Board Certified Psychiatrist, preferably with experience in addiction treatment, to contract with our company and provide Psychiatric services to our patients. Our addiction treatment facilities provide comprehensive, individualized treatment programs for individuals suffering from addiction issues, as well as co-occurring psychological disorders. Our center offers acute inpatient treatment as well as on-going residential treatment for adults.The Psychiatrist will provide psychiatric case consultation, diagnostic evaluation and treatment of adult clients including prescription services; and participate in the development of evidence-based practices and integration of program policies as needed. Will work closely with staff and coordinate care.Must have a current, valid license to practice as a physician in the state of Louisiana and DEA registration certification, unencumbered.Prefer a minimum of one (1) year experience in substance abuse/psychiatric treatment based on the 12-step philosophy. Prefer ABAM/ASAM Certified or equivalent experience in addiction medicine
Psychiatrist Essential Responsibilities :
- Provide diagnostic and evaluation services for clients, as well as prescribe needed medication.
- Conduct medication reviews and monitoring, as needed.
- Provide medical and psychiatric consultations to staff.
- Collaborate with staff from other programs and agencies in order to coordinate care.