Work Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8:00am - 4:30pm Financial Disclosure Report: Not required This is an OPEN CONTINUOUS ANNOUNCEMENT and will remain open until December 31, 2022. The initial cut-off date for referral of eligible applications will be January 25, 2022, with subsequent cut off dates on a bi-weekly basis. This announcement may close without prior notification. Recruitment/Relocation Incentive authorized PCS Expenses not authorized The primary duties of the Inpatient Psychiatry Section Chief include: Serves as a member of the Acute Inpatient Psychiatry Mental Health leadership team. Responsible for the oversight of inpatient psychiatric services. Supervises Psychiatrists, APRNs, and Physician Assistants. Responsible for proficiency reports, personnel actions, recruitment, retention, and training of staff. Ensures quality, safety, and value of psychiatric services via ongoing professional practice evaluations, medical record reviews and support of staff in implementing evidence-based practice. Participates in mental health leadership meetings and hospital committees. Psychiatric assessment; diagnosis and treatment planning. Responsible for oversight and coordination of clinical psychiatric care on the inpatient unit. Ensures SOP's, policies, procedures, memorandums and regulations are current. Psychiatric treatment to mentally ill veterans, recruits, students, active duty personnel, dependents, retirees; Psychiatry resident education/teaching activities; Participation in Physician Peer Review; Participation in Performance Improvement activities for the inpatient unit and across the service line; and Participates in and facilitates research activities. Work Schedule: Monday - Friday; 8:00 am - 4:30 pm Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.
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