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Company: Ironside Human Resources
Location: Killeen
Posted on: May 6, 2021

Job Description:

Psychiatric-Mental Health opening in Killeen, Texas. This and other physician jobs brought to you by Hospital located in Central Texas northwest of Killeen, TX has a full-time, permanent opportunity for a licensed Psychiatrist to join their team!
The Psychiatrist Opportunity:

  • Full-time, permanent, DIRECT-HIRE position
  • Setting: small community hospital located in Central Texas outside of Southern Dallas/Ft. Worth, Eastern Abilene, and Killeen
  • Competitive salaries and rewarding benefits package
  • Employee Wellness programs including Fitness Center memberships for hospital employees
  • PTO and paid holidays
  • Excellent and easily accessible leadership team
  • Tight knit community = tight-knit facility
  • Refreshingly friendly and wonderful work environment with skilled healthcare professionals
    Psychiatrist Responsibilities:
    • Review patients' medical history and collect additional information from family members and psychologists as needed
    • Evaluate patients' emotional, behavioral and mental state through discussion, observation and analysis
    • Identify mental disorders and determine best treatments
    • Develop therapy plans
    • Prescribe medications
    • Analyze medical tests and track patients' progress
    • Coordinate with healthcare professionals when hospitalization is required
    • Advise patients on how to cope with mental diseases and emotional breakdowns
    • Support patients' loved ones and inform them about the patient's condition
    • Research medical issues and new medical treatments to update your knowledge on mental healthcare
      Psychiatrist Qualifications:
      • Must have a MD or DO degree from an accredited program/university with completed residency in Psychiatry
      • Must be a Texas state licensed Psychiatrist or eligible to obtain if out of state applicant
      • Must be certified with the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, ABPN certification
      • In-depth knowledge of various psychotherapeutic methods
      • Highly preferable to have previous, RECENT work experience as a hospital Psychiatrist, 3-5 years
      • Excellent communication skills with the ability to explain medical terms and conditions to a non-medical audience
      • Strong observation skills to accurately evaluate patients' demeanor and identify symptoms
      • Demonstrable excellent bed-side manner and the ability to remain calm, empathetic and patient while interacting with patients who suffer from severe mental disorders
        The Surrounding Community:
        • Friendly small town located outside of larger, adjacent cities such as the Dallas/Ft. Worth area and Eastern Abilene
        • Safe, family oriented community and where a sense of community and neighborly interactions are prioritized
        • Outdoor Recreational activities are found in abundance including hunting, hiking, camping, and more!
        • Local, award-winning winery with beautiful views to appreciate all over the Texas Hill Country
        • Rich community history with plenty of art galleries, historical landmarks right in town, and local museums to explore
        • Enjoy a simpler way of living away from the hustle and bustle of big cities! Keyphrases: psychiatry jobs, psychiatrist jobs, psychologist jobs, psychiatric nurse practitioner jobs

Keywords: Ironside Human Resources, Killeen , Psychiatrist, Healthcare , Killeen, Texas

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