Rutgers University Correctional Health Care is seeking a Full Time Physician Specialist (Psychiatrist) to work within the Northern State Prison located in Newark, New Jersey. The Physician Specialist provides direct clinical care to state prisoners, functions collaboratively with multidisciplinary teams and maintains effective communication with staff and administration. * Provides assessments, direct clinical care and treatment to inmates. * Conducts comprehensive psychiatrist assessments (demonstrating a review of the electronic record, psychotropic medications, history of mental illness, prior psychiatric hospitalization, suicidal, unusual or bizarre behavior) for new admissions to UCHC's Special Needs roster according to established time frames. * Orders, initiates and interprets laboratory tests according to required time frames or as medically necessary. * Participates in treatment planning. Associated topics: bilingual, care, care physician, clinic, family, outpatient, physician md, practice physician, primary care, urgent
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