UC Health Fort Collins , CO 80521

Posted 2 months ago


Poudre Valley Hospital


PVH MC Resource Pool



1st Shift

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  • Evaluates impact of care according to population-specific guidelines. Completes initial psychiatric assessments, discharge summaries, and progress notes. Utilizes psychotherapy to treat selected populations. Provides consultation in area of expertise. Position could be for outpatient.

At UCHealth, we do things differently

We believe in something different: a focus on the individuality of every person. In big ways and small, we exist to improve the extraordinary lives of all those we serve. As Colorado's largest and most innovative health care system, we as a team deliver on the commitment to provide the best possible experience for our patients and their families. We foster a true human connection and give people the freedom to live extraordinary lives. A career at UCHealth is more than a job, it's a passion.

Located in Fort Collins, Mountain Crest offers services to clients in northern Colorado, western Nebraska, and southern Wyoming. With accreditation by national and state agencies, Mountain Crest is a service of Poudre Valley Hospital, but operates in a modern stand-alone center on a beautiful campus with trees, lawns, a team-building ropes course, and other outdoor benefits for therapeutic use.

Mountain Crest is a treatment driven community facility for mental health, with a strong nursing staff, team environment, and physician support. Mountain Crest provides an environment for growth, learning, and mentoring.

Job Duties

  • Maintains medical record documentation with upkeep of medication and problem lists. Develops clinical policies as required by regulatory agencies. Works with administration to review issues related to clinic CQI, productivity and marketing.

  • Serves as the point person for clinical procedure problem-solving as identified by staff. Provides initial assessment, follow-up care and discharge summaries.

  • Initiates Mental Health (27-10) and Alcohol Holds based on Integrated Psychiatric Assessment. Discontinues holds following appropriate assessment.

  • Assesses patient care needs and provides care throughout the continuum.


  • Graduate of an accredited medical school.

  • Unrestricted Colorado Board of Medical Examiners physician license.

  • Unrestricted DEA permit to prescribe all medications commonly prescribed in the course of practice.

  • Appropriate credentialing through Medical Staff Services.

  • Medical staff membership at system hospital or other medical staff affiliated with the system.

  • Board certified or board eligible in adult or adolescent psychiatry (if eligible must be completed within 5 years of hire date).

  • Eligible to provide reimbursable Physician services and maintain provider status with Medicare and Medicaid.

  • Eligible to provide services with no sanctions or exclusions from either the Health and Human Services/Office of Inspector General (HHS/OIG) Cumulative Sanction Report or the General Services Administration's (GSA) List of Parties Excluded from Federal Programs.

Due to Point of Care Testing duties associated with this position, upon hire, a copy of highest level of education (diploma, degree, or transcripts) would be required to present to the hiring manager. If this is available to you at this time, please attach it with your resume in one document.

Going beyond quality requires the perfect balance of talent, integrity, drive and intellectual curiosity. We are looking for individuals who recognize, like us, that the world of medicine is ever-changing and are motivated to do what is right, not what is easy. We support creativity and curiosity so that each of us can find the extraordinary qualities within ourselves. At UCHealth, we'll do everything in our power to make sure you grow and have a meaningful career. There's no limits to your potential here.

Be Extraordinary. Join Us Today!

UCHealth recognizes and appreciates the rich array of talents and perspectives that equal employment and diversity can offer our institution. As an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer, UCHealth is committed to making all employment decisions based on valid requirements. No applicant shall be discriminated against in any terms, conditions or privileges of employment or otherwise be discriminated against because of the individual's race, creed, color, religion, gender, national origin or ancestry, age, mental or physical disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, genetic information or veteran status. UCHealth does not discriminate against any "qualified applicant with a disability" as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act and will make reasonable accommodations, when they do not impose an undue hardship on the organization.



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