Psychiatry - Child Physician Job with LifePoint Health in Englewood, CO
Location: Englewood, Colorado
Internal Number: 1171062
Denver Springs Hospital, a 92-bed behavioral health facility located in Englewood, Colorado (10 miles south of Denver) is seeking a board-certified Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist to join the Lifepoint Behavioral Health team. Practice with a highly engaged team to deliver the type of care you would want your own loved ones to receive.
Performs psychiatric assessments for individuals under his/her care.
Provides individual therapy, family therapy and/or medication management as needed for patients under his/her care. Appropriately requests consultation when indicated. Provides psychiatric consultation when requested.
Leads the multidisciplinary treatment team and participates collaboratively in scheduled staffing regarding the treatment of his/her patients.
Demonstrates appropriate medication administration and ensures that documentation regarding medications complies with facility and regulatory standards.
Complies with all Medical Staff Bylaws and Medical Staff Rules and Regulations. Complies with all facility policies and procedures. Maintains professional behaviors at all times.
Share on-call schedule providing on-call services for patients and for responding to emergencies, admissions, and evaluations as necessary.
Independent contractor model preferred.
Graduate of an accredited MD/DO program and completion of residency in Psychiatry and fellowship in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry required; board certification preferred.
Prior inpatient and/or outpatient experience in a behavioral healthcare setting practicing Psychiatry.
Unrestricted DEA and State Controlled Substances registration
About the Facility: Denver Springs Changes is an outpatient mental health clinic in Englewood, CO, part of the Denver metropolitan area. We provide exceptional, evidence-based intensive outpatient programs (IOP) and partial hospitalization programs (PHP) for individuals facing behavioral health challenges. We offer compassionate mental health care for adolescents ages 12+. In addition, we provide mental health and addiction treatment, as well as transcranial magnetic stimulation therapy (TMS), for ages 18+.
About the Community:Denver, CO offers a variety of reasons why potential candidates would choose to relocate to the area. The cost of living is reasonable compared to other major cities, offering affordable housing and a diverse range of neighborhoods. The city is also known for its beautiful outdoor recreation opportunities, including hiking, skiing, and biking in the Rocky Mountains. There are many popular attractions nearby, such as the Red Rocks Amphitheater, the Denver Zoo, and the Denver Art Museum. Additionally, the city has a thriving food and beverage scene, with a variety of local and international options to choose from. Overall, Denver is a great place to live, work, and explore.