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(1770) Addiction Psychiatrist

Job Description

This Position, a physician properly credentialed as an Addiction Psychiatrist, is responsible for the delivery of professional and competent psychiatric care (in person and/or by telemedicine) to a full caseload (prorated based on %FTE), to individuals in need of substance use related care and/or general psychiatric care. Additional duties may include provision of services to crisis programs.

Responsibilities are delineated in the Position Description, and in summary will include:

  • The demonstration of a working knowledge of substance use disorders (SUD) assessment and treatment processes.
  • The ability to work effectively with other health care professionals.
  • Supporting/enhancing program and center leadership, specifically the Chief Medical Officer and Director of SUD Services
  • Providing input on, and development of, substance use disorder operating procedures and protocols.
  • Provision of medication assisted treatment for opiate and other SUD, including office based opioid treatment (buprenorphine/naloxone).
  • Provision of residential and ambulatory withdrawal management services
  • Oversight of nursing staff, delegation/supervision of nurse practitioners, and/or physician assistants providing services in SUD specialty and/or other programs throughout BTCS
  • Serving as a SUD subject matter expert and consultant with other Bluebonnet Trails health care professionals
  • Psychiatric care to patients (adults, and/or child and adolescent based upon qualifications) in outpatient, residential, and/or crisis programs, including psychiatric evaluation, medication management, treatment planning, emergency evaluations, and other specified psychiatric services or related activities.
  • Duties may also include (as per the specifics of the position) but are not limited to, staff consultation, quality review activities, treatment team participation, and training of students.

The Position is responsible for maintaining all licensing and certifications necessary for the provision of assigned services, and for compliance with BTCS (and any applicable contracted site) policies, training, procedures, and billing code requirements.

The Position provides services primarily to the Williamson County Georgetown location but will be provided to all BTCS or contracted sites, as assigned.  Must be able to document services as assigned by the site including the use of an electronic medical record; documentation will be completed within a timely manner as defined by the assigned location.  Provision of services by telemedicine is required; some in person services may be required.

Location: Georgetown Residential Withdrawal Management

Salary: TBD

Why join our team?

BTCS Values our team members and believes it is important to reward and compensate our team members for their contribution to our success. BTCS offers competitive salaries, an excellent benefits package and generous leave accruals.

Medical Insurance: Through BlueCross Blue Shield, we offer comprehensive medical coverage for you and your eligible dependents with access to network and non-network health care providers. Coverage for employees and eligible dependents begins on the first day of the month following 60 days of employment.

Dental Insurance: Through Dental Select, we offer two coverage plans for dental care, to include preventative, basic and major services. Coverage for employees and eligible dependents begins on the first day of the month following 60 days of employment.

Vision Insurance: Through BlueCross BlueShield, we offer vision coverage to include discounts on everyday vision needs, such as eye exams and glasses and/ or contacts. Coverage for employees and eligible dependents begins on the first day of the month following 60 days of employment.

Prescription Plan: Through BlueCross BlueShield, we offer discounts on generic, preferred or brand-name drugs as well as non-preferred drugs at pharmacies or through a convenient home delivery program. Coverage for employees and eligible dependents begins on the first day of the month following 60 days of employment.

Flexible Spending Accounts: Optional pre-tax contributions for medical reimbursement and dependent care plans.

Retirement Plans:
401A: Through this governmental plan, we offer a 7% match to employee contributions.
457/403(b): Through these governmental plans, employees may contribute pre-tax earnings for retirement. Employees may participate on the first day of employment.

Sponsored Insurance:
Life Insurance: Through Dearborn National, we offer basic life insurance of $5,000. Optional supplemental coverage, as well as spouse and eligible dependent policies, are available to purchase.
Long Term Disability/ Accident/ Critical Illness Insurance: Through Dearborn National we offer optional insurance coverages at a competitive rate. Coverage for employees and eligible dependents begins on the first day of the month following 60 days of employment.

Family and Medical Leave: Job protection to provide care related to a child’s birth or adoption, or for yourself or a family member’s serious health condition.

Employee Assistance Program: Through Alliance Worksite Solutions, we offer a no cost, confidential employee assistance program as a resource to resolve personal, family, financial and legal problems for employees and their dependents.

Professional Development: Joining Bluebonnet Trails is about joining a culture of inclusiveness, collaboration, trust, and the invitation and expectation to have a voice. Bluebonnet offers employees the opportunity to participate in professional development that is skill based and offers continuing education courses to enhance knowledge and performance via online courses and instructor led webinars.

Additional Perks:
– Employee Referral Awards
– Licensure Supervision
– Licensure Renewal Fee Reimbursement
– Public Service Loan Forgiveness Programs
– Educational Leave
– Competitive Pay Differentials for Applicable Positions

CountyWilliamson County
CredentialsMinimum Qualifications: Psychiatrist: Doctor of Medicine or Osteopathy. By hire date: Certification of completion of residency in psychiatry; Current, active license to practice medicine in Texas as issued by the Texas Medical Board; Current, active Controlled Substance Registration Certificate issued by the U.S. Department of Justice, Drug Enforcement Administration (or in process). Unrestricted eligibility to participate in provider network for Medicare/Medicaid/other third-party payers.

Must have a Texas Driver’s License and maintain approved driving status throughout employment.

Preferred Qualifications:
• Board Certification in the Subspecialty of Addiction Psychiatry
• Board Certification in Psychiatry and/or Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
• 3 or more years’ experience providing substance use disorder treatment in residential setting
Salary Amount$TBD/year
Closing DateOpen until filled
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