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Psychiatrist / Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner - Behavioral Health Services

Psychiatrist / Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner - Behavioral Health Services

Job Description

Are you a Psychiatrist or Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner that wants to focus your expertise on serving people?

Then join RHA Behavioral Health!

RHA is seeking Licensed Psychiatrists or Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners interested in joining RHA's team in beautiful North Carolina.  We operate throughout the state, with locations at or just hours away from the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina, gorgeous Outer Banks, and the convenient beaches of SC.

RHA Behavioral Health is an evolving non-profit provider of behavioral health services located throughout North Carolina. We are Interested in candidates who treat adults or children/adolescents. This is a great opportunity to work in a positive environment with a seasoned group of healthcare professionals to make a difference in people's lives.

Our Licensed Psychiatrist provides psychiatric and medical assessment, treatment, clinical supervision, education, and training to RHA Behavioral Health StaffThe psychiatrist is responsible for the development, implementation, and supervision of medication, psychiatric and medical treatment policies and procedures.  As applicable, the Psychiatrist serves as a key member of treatment and works in conjunction with other team members to ensure that psychiatric services are integrated into the clients overall treatment.  

This position is an integral part of the team and would work in collaboration with not only other RHA staff but health care professionals in the community.  Relies on experience, knowledge, and judgment to provide services with limited supervision and direction.

Below are a few highlights of RHA Behavioral Health:

  • Electronic Medical Record (EMR) hybrid with movement to a fully established EMR.
  • Just-In-Time (JIT) scheduling.  RHA support staff and clinical leadership manages the schedule so the person prescribing doesn't have to.
  • Nursing assistance in specified sites.
  • Established protocols regarding communication with primary care.

Please submit a cover letter and resume.  Relocation expenses reimbursement may be negotiated.

Licensed Psychiatrist - Behavioral Health / Mental Health

Job Requirements

Psychiatrist Education and/or Experience:

  • Completion of a MD Residency training program in Psychiatry.
  • Board certified or board eligible in psychiatry and licensed to practice medicine in North Carolina.
  • Valid driver’s license (this is a condition of employment) including personal vehicle insurance coverage.
  • The following are conditions of employment: CPR, first aid, NCI certification and others that may be specified and/or required by future company regulations. Must maintain proficiency in company sponsored training and certifications and privileging if required.

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (PNP and Physician Extender Education and/or ExperienceRequirements:

  • Must be licensed by the North Carolina Nursing Board as a Registered Nurse
  • Must be certified at the national level by American Nurses Credentialing Center as a Nurse Practitioner
  • Be familiar with standards of practice for position and NC Medicaid Board as a Nurse Practitioner.
  • Preferred 3 years experience working in behavioral health care. 
  • The Nurse Practitioner must complete a minimum of twenty (20) hours of training specific to the required components of the service definition including crisis response within the first 90 days of employment.
  • For employees providing MCM, a minimum of one year’s experience in providing crisis management services in the following settings: assertive outreach, assertive community treatment, emergency department or other service providing 24/7 response in emergent or urgent situations.
  • Valid driver’s license (this is a condition of employment) including personal vehicle insurance coverage.
  • The following are conditions of employment: CPR, first aid, NCI certification and others that may be specified and/or required by future company regulations. Must maintain proficiency in company sponsored training and certifications and privileging if required.



Benefits

As a Psychiatrist with RHA, you can expect competitive market based pay and an excellent benefits package. We are committed to maintaining a strong, dedicated workforce through innovative recruitment, comprehensive screening and competitive benefits and compensation programs.

Our leadership development and training is specifically designed to develop, retain and reward qualified and professional employees.  Psychiatrists can pursue education through our tuition reimbursement program and move into supervisory and management roles in various areas of RHA.

The greatest benefit of a career at RHA is the difference you make in the lives of the people we serve. Our holistic person-centered approach, respected across North Carolina and throughout the Human Services industry, leads our employees to see the people we serve less as clients and more as friends.

The comprehensive compensation and benefits package for eligible full-time employees includes:
  • Healthcare insurance: Medical, Dental, Vision and prescription insurance
  • 403(b) retirement program
  • Paid Time Off – up to 26 days of PTO for full time employees!
  • Life and AD&D Insurance
  • Extensive wellness reimbursement benefit
  • Discounted premiums for participation in wellness initiative
  • Free CPR, first aid and job specific training opportunities
  • Opportunity to make a difference in the lives of the people that you serve!
  • Many more benefit choices!

Licensed Psychiatrist - Behavioral Health / Mental Health

Job Snapshot

Other Pay Medical/life/disability insurance, 403(b), PTO, AFLAC, EAP
Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Nonprofit - Social Services, Health Care
Education Doctorate
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Social Services, Healthcare - Health Services, Not for Profit - Charitable
Required Travel Not Specified
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Psychiatrist / Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner - Behavioral Health Services


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