Psychologist - PRN

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Overview

At WellStar we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.

Responsibilities

WellStar Medical Group is seeking a Health Psychologist to provide services on a PRN basis in Marietta, GA.

This position will be part of the leadership team responsible for developing and implementing strategies to improve the health of defined populations while improving the effectiveness of delivery of health care services. Early initiatives will involve the development of programs and services for patients with complex medical and psychiatric co-morbidities. This position will be responsible for determining the appropriate model of integration of Behavioral Health services in population management, including the complex care clinics. Additionally, at times this position will function as an embedded BH professional providing direct patient care services. The position requires knowledge of national trends related to population health management and the knowledge of how to design and implement clinical programs. The job also requires data analysis capabilities and the understanding of how to interpret these data to shape new clinical paradigms and processes.

Qualifications

Required Minimum Education Doctorate degree (Ph.D./Psy.D.) in clinical or counseling psychology from a program accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA). Required Minimum Experience Completion of an APA-accredited internship in a hospital/medical setting; formal training in clinical health psychology via the completion of a 1- or 2-year post-doctoral fellowship with associated experiences or via 5+ years of clinical experience in a medical setting. Required Minimum Skills Licensed Psychologist (or license-eligible) in the State of Georgia. Foundational clinical skills include basis knowledge of medical and psychiatric disease states, psychopharmacology, and evidence based treatments for complex populations. Familiarity with implementation science models, SPSS (or related programs) and the ability to conduct basic descriptive and inferential statistics is required.

We proudly offer a comprehensive benefits package, including:

  • Medical, dental, vision insurance

  • Occurrence-based malpractice coverage

  • Short-term and long-term disability insurance

  • Life insurance

  • 403(b) with employer match

  • Company-funded pension plan

  • CME allowance

  • Extended illness bank

  • Paid time off for vacation and holidays (excludes shift-based positions)

  • Concierge service

  • Adoption assistance

Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. The WellStar culture of caring has also been nationally recognized three years in a row by Fortune Magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For”. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today.

WellStar is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any status which is protected by local, state or federal law.

DepartmentPsychology

FacilityWellStar Medical Group

CategoryPhysicians

CityMarietta

ShiftDays

StateGeorgia




20 November 2019
Location: United States Georgia Marietta
Salary: Highly Competitive USD per year
Sector:
Healthcare and Medical
Profession:
Medical Specialist/Consultant
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