MEDICAL DIRECTOR in Latham, NY at Beacon Health Options

Date Posted: 10/12/2018

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ABOUT THE POSITION

We are currently seeking a dynamic Behavioral Health Medical Director (Psychiatrist) to join our team at our office in NY.  The Medical Director will be responsible for providing leadership and direction for clinical services, including identification of potential quality indicators.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Provides clinical review for outlier cases
  • Provides direct clinical supervision as needed
  • Conducts peer reviews
  • Responsible for clinical denial reviews and determinations as per delegation agreements.

Position Requirements:

Education : Must meet education requirements established by NY State Medical Board for issuance of NY professional license. 

Licensure :  Must have a current, unrestricted license to practice psychiatry in the State of New York.

Relevant Work Experience:    At least five years’ experience in behavioral health managed care or behavioral health clinical setting (at least two years in clinical setting.   Appropriate training/expertise in general psychiatry or addiction medicine (e.g. board certification in general psychiatry or certification in addiction psychiatry).

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities :

  • Excellent written and communication skills
  • Basic level of PC skills required
  • Experience with staff supervision

TO APPLY

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Beacon Health Options is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer as well as a Drug Free Work Environment. EOE/M/F/Veterans/Disabled

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