Reports to the Director of Adult Psychology or Director of Integrated Care (as appropriate based on practice location and responsibilities) who reports to the Interim Chief of Psychiatry at Lifespan for all entrusted responsibilities of the job.
Works closely with primary care teams within Lifespan facilities and its community partners to establish and implement evidence-based behavioral health care program as part of a population health management effort.
Provides short-term direct patient care referral and consultative services in emergent and routine circumstances using empirically supported treatments within primary care.
Assists in the development of empirically-supported behavioral health screening and referral processes within primary care.
Assists the Adult Psychiatry Integrated Care division director in assuring the delivery of high quality efficient and cost-effective clinical services in Lifespan and its community partners.
Adheres to Lifespan /community partner patient safety guidelines. Compliance with all Lifespan Medical Staff Guidelines (CMEs Medical Records OPPE requirements etc
Promotes and follows the Corporate Values and Guiding Principles of Lifespan and its community partners.
Assists in the clinical operations to support the Mission and Vision of Lifespan and its community primary care partners.
Assists in the divisions quality assurance and quality improvement plan to assure compliance with the requirements of the Joint Commission and those of other appropriate regulatory agencies and organizations.
Assists in the implementation and promotion of customer-focused quality improvement principles throughout the divisions clinical and administrative organization.
Serves on various hospital or community practice committees as requested. .
Supports the Lifespan academic and teaching mission as requested and approved.
Completion of a doctorate in clinical psychology and internship from an APA-approved program.
Licensed or license-eligible in psychology in Rhode Island.
Lifespan is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race color religion sex national origin age ethnicity sexual orientation ancestry genetics gender identity or expression disability protected veteran or marital status. Lifespan is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.
Location: Lifespan Physician Group Inc. USA:RI:Providence
Work Type: Full Time