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New York State Civil Service Forensic Telepsychiatry positions, Central New York Psychiatric Center - Manhattan VTC Unit, P19088 in New York, New York

Minimum Qualifications

PSYCHIATRIST 1: $191,434 PSYCHIATRIST 2: $201,838 PSYCHIATRIST 2 (Forensic): $212,242

PSYCHIATRIST 1: Possession of a license to practice medicine in New York State and completion of an accredited training program in general psychiatry acceptable by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology for entrance into its examination. Eligible for full and unconditional participation in the Medicaid and Medicare programs.

PSYCHIATRIST 2: Possession of a license to practice medicine in New York State and board certification in general psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. Eligible for full and unconditional participation in the Medicaid and Medicare programs.

PSYCHIATRIST 2 (Forensic) Possession of a license to practice medicine in New York State and board certification in both general and forensic psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. Eligible for full and unconditional participation in the Medicaid and Medicare programs.

Duties Description

Telepsychiatrists provide professional mental health care service through videoconferencing equipment from hub locations to OMH prison based satellite units throughout the state.

Psychiatrists are essential to providing mental health services to the people OMH serves. They provide comprehensive and recovery oriented psychiatric treatment services built on principles of effective, measurable and accountable care. As medical doctors, psychiatrists are responsible for ensuring that all services are integrated to promote mental and physical health and recovery. Additionally, since psychopharmacology has become an integral component of modern mental health treatment, psychiatrists serve as primary prescribers.

As a Psychiatrist 1, you will serve as a practicing specialist under the direction of a higher level Psychiatrist or Physician.

As a Psychiatrist 2, you will serve as a practicing specialist and may oversee services for a treatment program, a group of clients or residents, a facility, or a unit.

Additional Comments

Background Investigation/Justice Center Review Prospective appointees will be: (1) Checked against the Staff Exclusion List (SEL) maintained by the Justice Center for the Protection of People with Special Needs (2) Investigated through a Criminal Background Check (CBC), which includes State and federal Criminal History Record Checks (3) Screened against the Statewide Central Register of Child Abuse and Maltreatment (SCR).

Prospective employees may be required to pay any necessary fees.

Notes on Applying

Indicate the Title and Location of the position you are applying for. Please complete the Office of Mental Health Employment Application and submit it with your other application materials.

http://www.omh.ny.gov/omhweb/employment/docs/employment-application.pdf

Date Posted: 01/06/20

Applications Due: 01/08/21

Vacancy ID: 77558

Agency: Mental Health, Office of

Title: Forensic Telepsychiatry positions, Central New York Psychiatric Center - Manhattan VTC Unit, P19088

Occupational Category: Health Care, Human/Social Services

Salary Grade: 38

Bargaining Unit: PS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary Range: From $191434 to $212242 Annually

Employment Type: Full-Time

Appointment Type: Permanent

Jurisdictional Class: Competitive Class

Travel Percentage: 0%

Workweek: Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week: 40

From: 8 AM

To: 5 PM

Flextime allowed?: No

Mandatory overtime?: No

Compressed workweek allowed?: No

Telecommuting allowed?: No

County: New York

City: Marcy

State: NY

Zip Code: 13403

Name: Dr. Jonathan Kaplan, Clinical Director for Outpatient Services

Telephone: 845-483-3443

Fax: 845-483-3455

Email Address: Jonathan.Kaplan@omh.ny.gov

Street Address: Manhattan Psychiatric Center – Manhattan VTC Unit 600 E. 125th Street/ Ward’s Island

Street: Central New York Psychiatric Center PO Box 300, 9005 Old River Road

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