Job Description

Extended Job Title
Corr Psychiatrist - H98936

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
691505 - Psych Outpatient South

Position Description
Diagnoses and treats patients with mental, emotional, and behavioral disorders.

Requisition ID

Optional Attachments
Other Documents Supporting Qualifications

Travel Required

Major/Essential Functions
* Organizes data concerning patient's family, medical history, and onset of symptoms obtained from patient, relatives, and other sources such as Correctional Nurse and Correctional Social Workers. * Examines or refer patient to determine general physical condition. * Orders laboratory and other special diagnostic tests and evaluates data obtained. * Determines nature and extent of mental disorder, and formulates treatment program. * Treats or directs treatment of patient, utilizing variety of psychotherapeutic methods and medications. * This job has potential supervisory responsibilities for physician extenders. * Also supervises multi-specialty treatment team.
Work is performed under general supervision with intellectual freedom, autonomy to nurture innovative ideas, bold explorations, and a pioneering spirit.
This valuable team member shall perform work in a manner that reflects the Values of TTUHSC:
* ONE TEAM unite and include diverse perspectives to achieve our mission
* KINDHEARTED exceed expectations with a kind heart, helping hands, and a positive attitude
* INTEGRITY be honorable and trustworthy even when no one is looking 
* VISIONARY nurture innovative ideas, bold explorations, and a pioneering spirit
* BEYOND SERVICE create and deliver positive defining moments

Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate
salary commensurate with related education, experience and/or skills

Pay Basis

Schedule Details
Discussed during interviews.

Work Location

Preferred Qualifications
2-4 years experience preferred in a clinical setting 

HSC - Correctional Managed Health Care

Psych Outpatient South

Required Attachments
Professional License or Certification, Professional/Personal References, Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group

Occasional Duties
As assigned by the Supervisor.


EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
+Education/Experience:+ Medical degree (M.D. or D.O.) or equivalent plus 3 years related experience/training or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  +License/Certifications:+ * State Medical license * Drug Enforcement Agency  * Texas Department of Public Safety controlled substances registration certificates

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