Contra Costa Regional Medical Center is currently seeking a Psychiatrist to provide services to both adults and children. The successful candidate will be board certified in Adult as well as Child Psychiatry and hold an active CA license.
The Psychiatrist will be responsible for coordination of care within our Primary Care clinics and work closely with the providers at these clinics to manage and guide the treatment of patients. The patient population consists of mild to moderate level patients within a diverse diaspora with a wide variety of diagnosis. This is a unique opportunity to engage with our patients in a familiar setting and provide care as well as peer education to our patients. Finally, the ideal candidate will also mentor, advise and help clinically supervise the management of a cohort of behaviorists engaged in providing therapy to patients.
There is some flexibility in doing a combination of Telepsych and in person services. The primary goals would be to provide care to patients that are managed within our clinics and partner with existing non mental health providers.
The city of Martinez is located 30 minutes north east of San Francisco in the east bay. The wine country of the Napa and Sonoma valleys are within an hour's drive, and the ski resorts of the famed Lake Tahoe are only 2 ½ hours away. Martinez and the surrounding areas are diverse in culture and ethnicities and have excellent schools and a wide variety of dining and shopping experiences. Finally, the area is bustling with a wide range of outdoor opportunities.
Our mission is to care for and improve the health of all people in Contra Costa County with special attention to those who are most vulnerable to health problems.
Contra Costa Health Services is the largest department of County government, employing more than 3,500 individuals. Only 13% of the CCHS budget is from local tax resources. The remaining 87% is supported by federal and state funding programs, such as Medi-Cal and Medicare as well as program grants and fees.
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