Community Health Psychiatrist
- Charlotte, NC
Required skills & experience:
- You are an independent self-starter, a leader, and a strategic thinker who is excited about the big picture of whole community health, and the ongoing evaluation and iteration of our care model
- You are a Board-Certified Psychiatrist licensed to practice with an unrestricted license to practice in the state in which you are employed.
- You have more than 3 years of experience providing direct mental health treatment
- You have no restrictions on your ability to provide care to Medicaid or Medicare patients
- Work a full-time 40 hour work week, Monday-Friday 9am to 5pm ET with one late evening a week. You will also participate in a Saturday Rotation and the on-call schedule. Your work may take you outside of normal business hours as urgent member needs arise.
- Experience or excitement to provide direct care to underserved populations with complex needs
What you need to know:
- You will work in a radically different model of healthcare
- Expect collaboration, shared-decision making, and partnership across clinical and non-clinical care team members, including our large team of Community Health Partners
- You will co-manage with a panel of complex members in a value-based care environment to provide behavioral health assessments, diagnosis, treatment recommendations, treatment planning, clinical treatment, medication management, and follow up planning
- Your work will be centered in our Hub and in the field - extending out in the surrounding neighborhood and community. You will meet people where they are, both physically and emotionally.
- You will provide a necessary bridge to ongoing behavioral health services in the community, will be accessible for crisis management from a behavioral health perspective, will support existing services (i.e. outpatient mental health or substance use treatment), and will be an accessible resource to both members and their care teams
- You will provide clinical support to the Behavioral Health Specialist team who will be providing short term therapy and leading members through their Member Action Plans (MAPs) respectively. You will work alongside, and will be supported by, the care teams (Pods) associated with each member.