Psych MidLevel Practitioner-OP- TJJD - Conroe HUB
Company: The University of Texas Medical Branch
Posted on: September 22, 2022
The mission of Correctional Managed Care is to address the
healthcare needs of underserved patient populations within the
Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ) -and the Texas Juvenile
Justice Department (TJJD).
JOB SUMMARY :
Under the direction of the Clinical Director or Staff Psychiatrist
- Outpatient, this position provides direct psychiatric care to
patients assigned to outpatient psychiatric facilities within the
UTMB sector of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ).
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS :
- Provides direct psychiatric care to patients assigned to
psychiatric outpatient facilities, under the supervision of the
Clinical Director or Staff Psychiatrist - Outpatient.
- Regularly participates in clinical consultations with the
facility mental health and medical staff.
- Conducts psychiatric assessments and develops treatment plans
for assigned patients under the supervision of the Clinical
Director or Staff Psychiatrist - Outpatient.
- Participates in the psychiatry QI/QM program.
- Provides emergency psychiatric call.
- Works all assigned hours as required.
- Adheres to internal controls established for
- Performs related duties as required.
WORK ENVIRONMENT :
Work environment is located within the confines of a prison, jail
or juvenile detention center. Security clearance is required;
pre-employment drug testing is also required. REQUIRED
EDUCATION/EXPE RIENCE :
Graduation from an Accredited Physician Assistant or Nurse
Practitioner Program and current licensure to practice in the State
of Texas. Mental health experience required. Current BLS-HP
Correctional experience is preferred.
Salary is commensurate with years of relevant work experience.
Equal Employment Opportunity
UTMB Health strives to provide equal opportunity employment without
regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender,
sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, genetic
information, disability, veteran status, or any other basis
protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local
laws unless such distinction is required by law. As a VEVRAA
Federal Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire
and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals
Keywords: The University of Texas Medical Branch, College Station , Psych MidLevel Practitioner-OP- TJJD - Conroe HUB, Other , Huntsville, Texas
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