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Beth Israel Lahey Health’s roots in providing top-quality health care date back nearly a century. We're fully committed to ensuring our patients receive the care they deserve. As a leading healthcare provider throughout New England, we aim to change the current state of health care for the better and make lasting improvements that guarantee access to our services.

Psychiatrist - Ambulatory Services –Lawrence, Ma.

Lawrence, Massachusetts

Organization Facility: Beth Israel Lahey Health Behavioral Services Category: Physician Job ID: JR24015 Date posted: 09/08/2023
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When you join the growing BILH team, you're not just taking a job, you’re making a difference in people’s lives.

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Psychiatrist - Ambulatory Services –Lawrence, Ma.

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Psychiatrist - Ambulatory Services –Lawrence, Ma.

BILH BS is one of a small number of providers recently awarded a contract with the state of Massachusetts for a Community Behavioral Health Center. The aim of the CBHC is to provide low barrier access of all members of the communities we serve while closely collaborating with emergency services, and other care providers. They successful candidate will provide direct outpatient psychiatric services through comprehensive evaluation, diagnosis, treatment planning, counseling, and psychopharmacological treatment of assigned patients. They work as a member of an interdisciplinary team for the management of complex psychiatric patients in a community mental health clinic setting, Duties within the multidisciplinary team  includes, but is not limited to: team clinical rounds, critical patient risk review, teaching of clinical interns and psychiatric residents, and participates in quality improvement initiatives. They will provide ongoing, periodic supervision to psychiatric nurse practitioners, as directed by the Medical Director.

Additional responsibilities include providing physician coverage for Community Crisis Stabilization (CCS,) Emergency Services, and/or Addictions no more than 6 weekends and one holiday per year; participates in vacation coverage during normal business hours. Coverage is typically managed via telephone, rare in-person coverage may be required. Alternative or weekend schedule options are available for onsite medical coverage.

Must have current licensure as physician in the State of Massachusetts, current licensures with the DEA and State of Massachusetts for controlled substances (Buprenorphine licensure mandatory), and current eligibility or certification with the Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

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Diversity is a core value at Beth Israel Lahey Health. We are passionate about building and sustaining an inclusive and equitable working and learning environment for our staff. We believe every member on our team enriches our diversity by exposing us to a broad range of ways to understand and engage with the world, identify challenges, and to discover, design and deliver solutions.

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If you’re looking for a career where you can make a difference and explore your potential, Beth Israel Lahey Health is the place you belong. Our system includes a network of hospitals, physician practices, outpatient centers, and other healthcare facilities and we offer a broad range of careers in direct patient care, environmental services, registration, finance and many other fields. We are focused on providing compassionate and personalized healthcare with a strong reputation for clinical excellence and research and offer diverse opportunities for career growth and development. Conveniently, we have many locations in communities across Eastern Massachusetts and Southern New Hampshire.

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