PSYCHIATRIST Opportunities at the Inova Juniper Program
Inova - a physician-led Institution - serves more than 2 million people each year throughout the Washington, D.C. Metro area and beyond. Inova is consistently ranked among the top healthcare providers in the United States and is home to the Inova Children's Hospital, Women's Hospital, Heart and Vascular Institute, The Schar Cancer Institute, the Center for Personalized Health, the Translational Medicine Institute and a robust organ transplantation program. We are shaping the future of health through our integrated network of hospitals, primary and specialty care practices, emergency and urgent care centers, research, outpatient services and medical student and resident education.
Inova seeks a PRN Behavioral Health Physician for the Inova Juniper Program, a certified medical home for individuals living with HIV. Responsibilities include:
Work closely with a multidisciplinary team of clinicians
Evaluate patients by interviewing patient, family, and other persons; conduct examinations; review medical history.
Select, administer and interpret psychological tests; prescribe laboratory tests when appropriate; evaluate results.
Develops treatment plans by determining nature and extent of cognitive, emotional, developmental, social, and behavioral disorders; establishing treatment goals and methodologies.
Maintain interdisciplinary treatment by reviewing treatment plans and progress; consulting and collaborating with primary care providers, mental health therapists, nurses, and other members of the IJP clinical team.
Assure quality and safe service for patients and staff by enforcing policies, procedures, standards, rules, Joint Commission for Accreditation of Health Care Organizations and Ryan White requirements, and legal regulations; and participating in utilization reviews.
Improves staff competence by providing training and discussions regarding the interrelationship between psychosocial and physiological problems, psychotropic medications, crisis intervention, and related issues.
Maintain records by documenting symptoms, medications, and treatment events; writing summaries.
Updates job knowledge by participating in continuing medical educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
Enhance department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
Internal Number: 43533BR
About Inova Health System
Inova is a global leader in personalized health, which leverages precision medicine to predict, prevent and treat disease, enabling individuals to live longer, healthier lives. At Inova, we serve more than two million people each year from throughout the Washington, DC, metro area and beyond. Inova's mission is to improve the health of the diverse community it serves through excellence in patient care, education and research. At Inova, more than 16,000 employees demonstrate their commitment every day to providing the community with expert, world-class, compassionate patient care.