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GENERAL ADULT AND FORENSIC PSYCHIATRISTS

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HEARTLAND BEHAVIORAL HEALTHCARE

Location :
Massillon, Ohio

Expiry Date :
Mon, 05 Apr 2021 23:59:59 GMT

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GENERAL ADULT AND FORENSIC PSYCHIATRISTS

(Compensation Package of $350,000* per year for 40 hours per week, no RVUs)

Heartland Behavioral Healthcare, Massillon, Ohio, is seeking full time general adult and forensic psychiatrists to join its medical staff.

DESCRIPTION:

The mission of the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (OhioMHAS) is to provide statewide leadership of a high-quality mental health and addiction prevention, treatment and recovery system that is safe, effective, and valued by all Ohioans.

QUALIFICATIONS:

* General Adult Psychiatrist; Board Eligible or Board Certified
* Forensic Psychiatrist; Completion of forensic psychiatry fellowship
* Carry a current and valid license to practice medicine as a psychiatrist in the State of Ohio as per Section 4731.13 of the Ohio Revised Code.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

* Evaluate, examine, diagnose, and treat patients 18 years and older.
* Coordinate treatment team meetings and provide clinical direction to the team in development of individualized treatment plans.
* Administer and monitor psychopharmacological and psychotherapeutic treatment for each patient.
* Collaborate with in-house internists in treating and monitoring medical conditions of each patient and seek consultation, referral, and transfer to general hospital, if necessary, to maintain the well-being of the patient.
* Collaborate with outside psychiatrists and other clinicians to ensure coordination of care and continuity in community setting.
* Forensic psychiatrists, in addition to above, perform Competency Evaluations, Competency Restorations, Sanity Evaluations, file reports with courts, etc.
* Complete and maintain proper documentation of activities/treatment to ensure compliance with Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, Medicare, Medicaid, Department of Mental Health & Addiction Services, and hospital policies, regulations, and directives.
* Give directions to nursing and direct care professional staff in areas related to psychiatric care of patients.

HOSPITAL LAYOUT:

* 152 beds – 6 units with about 25 beds each
* 2 Acute Civil units – 2 psychiatrists and 2 SW on each unit; approx. 10 14 patients per psychiatrist
* 2 Acute Forensic/Civil – 1.5 psychiatrists and 1.5 SW on each unit; caseload of approx. 14 18 patients each
* 2 Chronic Forensic/Civil – 1 psychiatrist and 1 SW on each; approx. 20 26 patients
* 2 internists/APRNs
* Psychologists on every unit
* Social worker for every psychiatrist
* Work week 8:00 am – 4:00 pm / 4 x 10-hour days schedule available
* Average 3 admissions per 24 hours throughout the hospital

COMPENSATION:

* Salary (Board Eligible) = $220,000 (approx). Higher starting salary with fellowship, board certification and experience. Salary increases with service, experience and added qualifications.
* Ohio Public Employee Retirement System (OPERS) contributes 14% to retirement
* Voluntary tax-deferred (457b) retirement plan = up to $26,000 per year
* Student Loan repayment = $30,000 per year UNTIL PAID

BENEFITS:

* Health insurance = $21,500* (could be cashed)
* Free dental and vision insurance after the first year
* Sick leave 8 days per year, accumulates if not used = $7,600* (could be cashed at 75% value)
* Vacation 4 weeks per year and accumulates every year for up to 4 years worth
* CME Leave 5 days per year
* CME Reimbursement = $3,000*/year
* 10 federal holidays per year
* Personal leave 40 hours per year = $4,200* (could be cashed end of the year)
* Bereavement Leave = 3 days (for each instance)
* Life insurance after first year of service = per annum salary
* Free malpractice and tail coverage
* No restrictions on moonlighting

EXTRA OPPORTUNITIES:

* MDOD (Medical Doctor on Duty)
* Weekdays 15.5 hours = $1315*
* One weekday per week x 1 year adds $68,000* to yearly salary
* Weekend 24 hours = $2030*
* One 24 hours call per week adds $$106,000* to yearly salary
* Entire Weekend 63.5 hours = $5375* 14%)
* One weekend per month increases salary by $65,000* per year
* Wages based on 80% of daytime wage. OPERS adds 14% to wages, not added to calculations above.

WHY HEARTLAND

* Heartland Behavioral Healthcare is set close to the beautiful Cuyahoga Valley National Park, just minutes south of Akron. From major league attractions to small-town appeal, Northeast Ohio has something for everyone. The area is rich in history and cultural diversity, and provides a stimulating blend of outstanding educational, cultural and recreational resources. This four-season community will have outdoor enthusiasts thrilled with over 40,000 acres of Metro Parks for year-round enjoyment. Northeast Ohio has become a premier destination to work, live, play, shop and dine!
* Excellent work-life balance
* Low cost of living

* Learning environment and support staff;

* Psycho-pharmacologist rounds bi-monthly
* Psychologists for testing, consultation, therapy, etc.
* Grand rounds 1 2 times a month
* Teaching opportunity of residents/medical students with academic appointment at Northeast Ohio Medical University
* TIME to evaluate, consult, read, think, treat and learn
* No productivity issues/RVUs

* Approximately 8 in-patient contacts per day
* Write only 2 to 3 notes per week
* Open Pharmacy, no insurance barriers
* No pager after hours
* No rounding on weekends
* Retirement plan of $72,000* to more than $120,000* per year
* Availability of MDOD; multiple slots open to choose from and usually only 3 admissions/24 hours (average 1.5 per evening/night)
* Holidays/Vacation/Personal Leave/Sick Leave/CME/Bereavement Leave
* STUDENT LOAN REPAYMENT
* J-1/H-1 APPROVED SITE
* Residents/Fellows are welcome to apply!

Syed E Ahmed, MD

Chief Clinical Officer

*Approximate calculation

GENERAL ADULT AND FORENSIC PSYCHIATRISTS (Compensation Package of $350,000* per year for 40 hours per week, no RVUs)…