Medical Director/Psychiatrist – Community Mental Health (BC/BE)

*** Please note, this position is direct hire only. Staffing firms/recruitment agencies need not apply. Thank you! ***Luke-Dorf is hiring!We are looking for passionate people who are looking to make a
difference and make a positive impact in the lives of the clients we
serve. Who We Are:Luke-Dorf, Inc. is a private, non-profit community mental health
agency that provides services for individuals with psychiatric
disabilities. Luke-Dorf, Inc. is a licensed provider of mental health
and alcohol and drug treatment services in both Washington and Multnomah
Counties. Our network of supportive programs is designed to maximize
each individual’s self-determination, independence and stability. With a
focus on Recovery and Community Integration, we are committed to
individualized, strength-based treatment, utilizing a variety of
evidence-based practices and innovative models. Luke-Dorf is small enough to foster a sense of community and teamwork, but large enough to provide a variety of services to meet the needs of our clients. We value diversity, tolerance, and consensus-driven decision-making and strive to provide exemplary community mental health and addiction services.Position Purpose: The Medical Director provides oversight of all Luke Dorf medical
staff, policy and procedure development, consultation to clinical teams
and psychiatric services to Luke-Dorf clients. This includes assessment,
consultative, diagnostic, prescriptive, and educational services.Accountabilities: ConsultativeProvides consultation regarding appropriate interventions and service planning to clients, clinicians, and family members.Is available as needed to consult with inpatient providers.Provides supervision to medical staff including psychiatrists, Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioners, and RN’s as neededParticipates in case presentation and/or consultation with clinical
teams, including Service Coordinators, other medical staff, and outside
agencies or stakeholders.Provides input/recommendations on risk assessment instruments for clinical staff
DiagnosticProvides diagnostic services to all clients on the identified caseload.Requests and monitors lab results as needed.Completes Mental Health Assessments as needed in collaboration with the Intake Coordinator.
PrescriptivePrescribes psychiatric medications for clients on identified caseload.Monitors and manages side effects as needed.Approves refills, coordinates with pharmacy.Maintains current orders in the electronic medical record.
Other ExpectationsProvides concurrent billing information for face-to-face time spent with clients. =Provides coverage for other psychiatric providers as needed.Coordinates time off with other psychiatric providers to ensure coverage is available.Works with agency leadership and the Quality Improvement Coordinator to develop medical policy and procedure.Participates in agency based risk review meetings and quarterly quality improvement meetings
Positions Reporting: Agency employed or contracted Psychiatrists, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners, Nurses and Medical Assistants
Education/Certificates/Licenses/Registration:Active Oregon Medical LicenseCurrent DEA registrationProof of liability insurance.
Experience/Qualifications: Psychiatrist applicants must be BC/BE.Additional experience in working with adults with chronic mental illness preferred.Salary:Position is 0.6 FTE (24 hours/week)Salary negotiable DOEWhat Makes Us Different:•    RNs on site for LAIs, blood draws, and other support;•    Our own dedicated pharmacy that can deliver medications to clinics;•    On-call, 24/7 pharmacy services; •    Case management;•    Group and individual therapy services, including DBT and DDA•    On-call, 24/7 social workers; •    A wide range of housing services including homeless outreach, independent living apartments, unlocked residential treatment facilities; and•    Opportunities for clinic hours based in Tigard.

*** For immediate consideration, please contact our Staffing Specialist, Samantha Gordon, at sgordon@luke-dorf.org with your resume. *** Luke-Dorf provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.