BJC Careers

Outpatient Psychiatrist - BJC Behavioral Health (FT)

Bridgeton, MO
Physicians and Housestaff


Job Description

Job ID: 1173658
Employment Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular

Your Career. Made Better.

BJC Behavioral Health is a community health center that provides and coordinates behavioral health services for more than 6,000 seriously mentally ill adults and seriously emotionally disturbed children in St. Louis City, St. Louis County, St. François, Iron and Washington counties.  As an Administrative Agent of the Missouri Department of Mental Health (DMH) serves as a major point of entry for people eligible for mental health services funded by DMH and is responsible for serving as gatekeeper to the public mental health system.  BJC Behavioral Health also administers the BJC Employee Assistance Program ad Behavioral Health Partners, an administrative services organization.


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Role Purpose

Takes exceptional care of people by ensuring optimal care and safety of patients admitted to assigned service.


Responsibilities

  • Collaborates with patients, families, and members of the health care team to ensure excellent clinical outcomes.
  • Manages the medical care of assigned clients.
  • Participates in performance improvement efforts, task forces and committees.
  • Performs and documents histories and mental status exams in the patient's medical record.

  • Minimum Requirements

     

    Degree

  • Doctorate
  • - Medicine

     

    Experience

  • No Experience
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    Licenses & Certifications

  • Drug Enforcement Agency
  • BNDD - applicable state

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    Preferred Requirements and Additional Job Information

     

    Licenses & Certifications

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • Psych Residency/Bd Eligible

  • Benefits Statement

    Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

    -  Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
    -  Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
    -  401(k) plan
    -  Tuition Assistance
    -  Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
    -  On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
    -  Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

    *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center


    Legal Statement

    The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

     

    Equal Opportunity Employer