Addiction Psychiatry Physician Job with LifePoint Health in Englewood, CO
Location: Englewood, Colorado
Internal Number: 1125191
Denver Springs Behavioral Health Hospital located in Englewood, CO (10 miles south of Denver) is seeking a BC/BE Adult Psychiatrist to join the Lifepoint Behavioral Health team. This position will have a Monday - Friday schedule and share in the call rotation. Practice with a highly engaged team to provide high quality care to our growing community. Fellowship training/experience in Addiction Medicine preferred but not required.
Oversees the quality of care delivered to his/her patients.
Assesses clinical appropriateness for admission and collaborates with Assessment and Referral regarding potential admissions.
Performs psychiatric assessments for individuals under his/her care.
Completes documentation necessary to address patients hospitalized under civil commitment statutes.
Provides individual therapy, family therapy and/or medication management as needed for patients under his/her care. Appropriately requests consultation when indicated. Provides psychiatric consultation when requested.
Maintains patient confidentiality and complies with all HIPAA standards.
Completes all documentation requirements legibly and within timeframes established by Medical Staff Bylaws and Rules and Regulations.
Demonstrates appropriate medication administration and ensures that documentation regarding medications complies with facility and regulatory standards.
Complies with all Seclusion and Restraint requirements including responding to the facility within one hour when contacted for Seclusion and Restraint orders.
Completes necessary documentation to ensure accurate reimbursement for services provided.
Complies with all facility policies and procedures.
Graduate of an accredited medical or osteopathic school doctoral program and completion of residency in Psychiatry required; board certification preferred.
Prior inpatient and/or outpatient experience in a behavioral healthcare setting practicing psychiatry and/or addiction medicine.
Current unencumbered medical doctor (MD) or osteopathic doctor (DO) licensure
Unrestricted DEA and State Controlled Substances registration
About the Facility: Denver Springs is an outpatient mental health clinic in Englewood, CO, part of the Denver metropolitan area. We provide exceptional, evidence-based intensive outpatient programs (IOP) and partial hospitalization programs (PHP) for individuals facing behavioral health challenges. We offer compassionate mental health care for adolescents ages 12+. In addition, we provide mental health and addiction treatment, as well as transcranial magnetic stimulation therapy (TMS), for ages 18+.
About the Community:Englewood, CO is home to 35,000 people in the heart of the Denver metropolitan region. Englewood is a proudly independent, full-service community with the third highest concentration of millennials in Colorado. Minutes from world class art and entertainment venues in downtown Denver and the Rocky Mountain foothills, Englewood is home to major medical and manufacturing facilities along with its own foodie, arts and startup communities centered in historic downtown Englewood and the Central Business District. Englewood is also a transportation hub with two light rail stops on the Denver regional passenger rail system and exceptional roadway access provided from all directions by US Highway 285 (Hampden Ave.) and US Highway 85 (Santa Fe Blvd.). Bus service is provided by RTD, including the most frequent bus route in the region the 0, and the free Englewood Trolley that connects the Englewood light rail station to downtown Englewood, the medical district, and civic center.