• Westchester Institute for Human Development
  • Valhalla, NY, USA
  • Sep 13, 2019
Full time Healthcare & Medical Psychiatrist

Job Description

WIHD Adult Health Services, a non-profit outpatient clinic located in Valhalla, NY, is looking for a part-time clinical psychiatrist. WIHD provides comprehensive medical and psychiatric care to teens and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

A successful candidate will be responsible for providing psychiatric care and consultation, and documenting care provided in accordance with current regulations and good clinical practice.

The candidate must have graduated from an accredited medical school and residency program in psychiatry and have an unrestricted New York medical license. Board eligibility or certification is required.

Ideally, the candidate will have a minimum of three years experience as an attending physician in an outpatient setting and have cared for individuals with intellectual/ developmental disabilities (I/DD). Personal experience with individuals with I/DD may be substituted for employment experience. Candidates should have a strong commitment to people with disabilities and an equal commitment to collaborating with colleagues including caregivers, families and referral sources to ensure the delivery of a comprehensive, patient-focused service.

Prior use of electronic health record and knowledge of medical documentation required by Medicare/Medicaid are preferred.