Livengrin Foundation, Inc. is seeking a full-time Psychiatrist (Medical Director) who will be responsible for providing clinical direction and leadership for all medical services; as a member of the executive management of the Foundation, strive to maintain the highest quality patient care within a multidisciplinary, service-oriented treatment.
Monitors, evaluates and reviews clinical supervision procedures for all licensed medical staff.
Ensures that all medical policies and procedures are updated and revised as necessary and that staff function according to approved policies and procedures.
In concert with the President and CEO and the Vice President of Clinical Services, designs and develops cost effective programs or activities to optimally benefit the substance abuse and dual diagnosis patient.
Strives to address and meet the needs of all Foundation constituents including employees, patients, alumni, referral sources and insurers.
Responsible for the overall provision and maintenance of quality medical care for all patients.
Provides education and training to staff, patients and others about chemical dependency, including new developments, techniques, scientific findings, etc., through staff in service, patient lectures and community/professional training.
Provides consultation to medical, clinical and administrative staff regarding the appropriateness of admission or continues stay or the need for referral or discharge of certain patient/participants in Livengrin programs.
Provides medical evaluation and treatment services to patient as required.
Makes referral to appropriate outside clinicians and/or facilities for medical treatment as required.
Maintains collaborative agreements with all nurse practitioners employed by Livengrin as necessary and required by law.
Preferably five years experience in chemical dependency treatment, and at least three which must be in a management/supervisory position.
Medical degree and license to practice in Pennsylvania.
Certification in Addiction Medicine by the American Society of Addition Medicine (ASAM) preferred.
Current DEA registration.
Livengrin Foundation offers an excellent benefit package that includes medical insurance, paid time off, retirement plan, tuition assistance, free fitness center, life insurance and LTD/STD.
Nobody chooses to become addicted to drugs or alcohol – but you can choose recovery. Livengrin Foundation provides effective, affordable, comprehensive treatment for alcohol and drug addiction.
With more than 50 years’ experience, the nonprofit Livengrin is a safe, confidential provider of rehab and other treatment programs. It serves the entire mid-Atlantic region (and the nation) with seven ...locations around the Philadelphia metro area.
Livengrin offers inpatient, outpatient, detox and DUI services; employee assistance; cutting-edge tracks for nurses and police/first responders; family, adolescent and dual-diagnosis counseling and more.
Addiction to drinking, cocaine, heroin, marijuana, prescription and other drugs can be replaced with the help and hope found at Livengrin. Call on Livengrin for yourself, a loved one, a friend or valued employee. Visit its website to learn, understand and begin the steps toward long-term recovery.
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