Psychiatric Consultant - Part-time (AZ License)

  • Concert Health
  • Remote
  • Oct 01, 2021
Physician Psychiatry

Job Description

We are expanding our Arizona team and are looking new remote talented part-time Psychiatric Consultants (NP or MD required) to join the Concert Health team!

Your responsibilities:

  • Provide regularly scheduled (usually weekly) telephone caseload consultation to Concert Health Behavioral Care Managers (BCM), focused primarily on patients new to treatment or not improving as expected 
  • Suggest treatment plan changes, including medication recommendations and supporting behavioral treatment, for these patients
  • Work with assigned care manager to track and oversee their patient panels and clinical outcomes using our cloud-based patient registry

What you will need:

  • Licensed psychiatrist in Arizona -You may be based anywhere in the state as long as you hold an active license
  • Are positive, flexible, and solution-focused
  • Can quickly synthesize medical and psychiatric data and formulate effective and evidence-based clinical recommendations
  • Are knowledgeable of and experienced with behavioral health tools and outcome- oriented care 
  • Have experience practicing in and collaborating effectively in primary care or integrated care settings 
  • Experience with primary care psychiatry or consultation-liaison psychiatry strongly preferred
  • Excited by or have experience with telemedicine
  • Are available for part-time work for between 2 to 14 hours / week. This time includes weekly 1 hour consultations with each assigned BCM, time preparation for consultation, and documentation of treatment recommendations in the electronic registry
  • Available for periodic communication with BCM for urgent matters outside of weekly check in, and occasional direct consultation with PCPs 
  • Additional state licenses and/or willingness to acquire additional licenses strongly preferred