Johns Hopkins University Clinical Associate in baltimore, Maryland

As a member of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Physician will provide inpatient and outpatient services. Physician will be assigned a target for revenue collections. Inpatient visit performance and revenue collections will be reviewed at a minimum quarterly.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Physician will see a variety of patients for evaluation and treatment in the Department of Psychiatry at the Johns Hopkins Hospital and Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center Community Psychiatry Program. Physician will see new patients referred for psychiatric diagnostic evaluations, provide medication evaluations and management to current patients, and provide emergency clinical coverage during regular working hours when needed, provide clinical supervision to residents, fellows and students and staff in the programs, and adhere to all documentation requirements of the programs.

Physician will maintain accepted standards of compliance for documentation and billing, and will submit bills for services provided at the level appropriate to the medical necessity of the consult. Further, the physician will provide ongoing consultation and management as requested or as necessary, in accordance with accepted standards of psychiatric practice.

Physician will attend such administrative meetings and participate on such administrative committees as deemed necessary by JHU. In addition, the physician will gather information and submit reports as deemed necessary by the JHU to ensure the continued and proper function of department programs.

Reports to : Director of the Women’s Mood Disorders Service at JHH, Medical Director of Community Psychiatry for Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, and Clinical Director of Psychiatry for Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Supervise s: Supervisory responsibilities will include teaching and review of the clinical work of residents, fellows and staff in the programs and teaching of medical students when present in the programs.

Education : Medical Degree and completion of Psychiatry Residency training

Licensure, Certification, Registration: Physician must be licensed to practice medicine and prescribe all pharmaceuticals in Maryland, and must be Board certified (or eligible for certification with prompt satisfaction of all necessary requirements for certification) by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in Psychiatry, and must maintain Board certification throughout duration of employment.

Qualifications: Excellent diagnostic, therapeutic, and interpersonal skills. Outstanding verbal and written communication, and the ability to interact well with patients, family members, colleagues, staff. Reliability, flexibility, professional manner, and organizational skills are essential. Must have excellent attention to detail and record keeping. Must be able to problem solve, prioritize responsibilities, and manage several priorities at once. Must be adaptive to changing technologies, for example, electronic medical records.

Experience : Completion of ACGME Psychiatry Residency training program

Equal Opportunity Employer:

Johns Hopkins University is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, disability, marital status, veteran status, or any other occupationally irrelevant criteria. The university promotes affirmative action for minorities, women, disabled persons, and veterans.