About the Job
Assumes responsibility for the clinical management of patients in the Admitting Department (formerly Emergency Psychiatric Services) and on all inpatient services (BayRidge 1, 2 and IAU) after 5:30 pm or for any clinical issues that require in-person evaluation and treatment if the patients' attendings are no longer onsite.
Performs admissions, consisting of entering admission orders (including initiating psychopharmacologic and psychotherapeutic interventions at the time of admission) and generating an admission note in a timely fashion. Also aids in the management of patients she/he admits until they are seen by their treatment team (which may be the next day).
Part Time - Hours are Monday ,Tuesday ,Wednesday 10:30 to 6:30pm or Full Time with Wednesday overnight (630p-730a)
Works collaboratively and collegially with Admitting Department clinicians and counselors.