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Pyramid Healthcare Medical Doctor - Per Diem in Dallas, Pennsylvania

Deliverables/Principal Results Expected:

  • Administer history and physicals, review labs, monitor detox continued stays daily, monitor blood levels, sick call and preparing discharges (scripts etc.).

  • Provides support and resources to the adult residential program and detox as needed.

  • Responsibilities to the group homes and half way houses for history and physicals as needed to stay in compliance with the regulations.

  • Coordination with the outpatient providers in this area to meet MA guidelines.

  • Coordination (with the help of the nursing staff) with the primary care physician when appropriate.

  • May require on call coverage as needed.

  • Work with the nursing staff to make sure the medication are cost effective for the client after discharge.

  • Responsibility to aid in the peer review process.

  • Coordinate with the psychiatrist for medication and treatment of the client.

  • Complete required trainings and mandatory training hours.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Technical Competencies: Strong clinical program able to effectively meet the needs of the client, positive relationships with internal and external customers, adult residential programs are fiscally responsible and contributing to the success of the corporation.

Pyramid CORE Values:

We are committed and proud to live our CORE values and use them to inspire those around us. Our employees are expected to align with these values, behaviors and standards. We are held accountable for upholding these CORE Values: INTEGRITY is striving to be honest, transparent and ethical when dealing with clients, staff and the community. DEDICATION is demonstrating an unwavering commitment to always provide exceptional care and support to those we serve is needed daily. COLLABORATION is a steadfast, team-focused approach; working together to achieve excellence. PASSION is genuine, compelling and relentless desire to improve lives and support Pyramid Healthcare’s mission.

Requirements

Education, Experience:

MD and DO Minimum of 2 years’ experience in Addiction Medicine. Knowledge of continuous improvement techniques. Awareness and understanding of regulating bodies (CARF, Office of Mental Health, DDAP).

Job-related Behavioral Characteristics:

Demonstrates professionalism, leadership, confidentiality, strong social communication skills, time-management, organized. Must possess skills to communicate effectively and interact well with people of diverse backgrounds. Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to problem solve by gathering and analyzing information, working well in an individual/ group problem solving situation, and showing initiative in problem solving. Maintains professionalism and does not show favoritism. Maintains consistency with clients, staff, visitors, and the public. Ability to handle a crisis situation and react appropriately. Flexibility and adaptable. Ability to make decisions in an objective and ethical manner. Calm and decisive in crisis situations. Ability to sustain a team environment, drive continuous improvement projects, confidentiality, excellent problem-solving skills and excellent communicator within the team framework.

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