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Lemont, IL 60439
Responsible for providing clinical services to patients at the facility within medical protocols defined by federal and state regulations, as well as by corporate, facility policy or procedures.
Review medical information on patients to ensure medical stability and to offer medical recommendations.
Ensure the physical health and care of patients, working constructively and collaboratively with other healthcare professionals is held to the highest standards.
Review and completes medical information for individual care plans.
Direct services and information in a timely manner, maintaining appropriate confidential documentation, compliance and billing in accordance with the policy and procedures.
Perform other functions and tasks as assigned.
Doctoral degree in Medicine (MD or DO). Previous experience as a staff physician, preferably with the population served by the facility; no history of alcohol or drug misuse for a period of three years before employment for facility providing services to that population.
Current license to practice medicine, by the state in which the facility(s) operates; board certification or certificate of admissibility for board certification in a behavioral health specialty preferred. Current DEA credentials to prescribe controlled substances without restrictions and per regulation within the state in which the practitioner will be working; additional specific DEA credentials may be required, per state and facility regulations or policy.
+ PhD or better
Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or © consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35©