Clinical Psychologist needed for Military Clinic in NC
|Title:||Clinical Psychologist needed for Military Clinic in NC|
|Location:||Naval Health Clinic Cherry Point, NC|
|Work Status:||Full Time|
|Scheduled Work Hours:||day hours|
Naval Health Clinic Cherry Point, NC
OMV Medical, Inc. is looking for a qualified Clinical Psychologistfor service at Naval Health Clinic (NHC) Cherry Point, NC, in support of the Medical Home Port (MHP) program. The objective of this program is to enhance continuity, wellness and disease management for the patients.
Qualifications. The health care workers (HCWs) shall adhere to the applicable qualification requirements given in Section C of the basic contract and additional qualifications given below.
The contractor shall provide one individual full-time Clinical Psychologist. To maintain continuity of care, the HCW MUST BE A FULL-TIME INDIVIDUAL. The Commanding Officer will not privilege more than one individual for the required position.
Services shall normally be provided Monday through Friday, between the hours of 0700 and 1700 for a 9- hour shift with a 30 minute uncompensated meal break. Each shift includes approximately 8 hours of patient care and a 1/2 hour of administrative patient care documentation. The HCW shall be on duty in the department for about 42.5 hours each week, except during periods of approved leave or for holidays. In no instance will the HCW be required to provide services (on-site service plus approved leave and holidays) in excess of 85 hours per 2-week period. The HCW shall not be required to provide services on the day of observance of Federal holidays. The specific schedule for the HCW for each 2-week period will be scheduled one month in advance by the supervisor.
The Commanding Officer or designated government representative will supervise the HCW.
The HCW will accrue 8.5 hours of personal leave (annual plus sick) for each 85 hours worked and shall be subject to leave approval in accordance with Section C of the basic contract. The contractor need not provide back-up coverage for the HCW during periods of approved leave or holidays.
The contractor shall make every effort to minimize turnover and, notwithstanding contractor employee probation policies, shall recruit only HCWs who indicate interest in a long-term commitment under the task order.
The HCW will be credited 8.5 hours for each holiday (if work is required on a holiday a paid compensatory 8.5 hour day off will be granted.)
Provide psychoeducation regarding psychological and medical illnesses and treatments.
Consult daily with primary care providers regarding mutual patients, groups of patients, or treatment plans.
Provide only mental health primary care: i.e., short appointments of 30-45 minutes with no more than 2-3 follow-up appointments.
Possess a doctoral degree in clinical or counseling psychology from a university accredited by the American Psychological Association.
Possess and maintain a valid, unrestricted license or certification to practice as a psychologist in any one of the 50 States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Guam or the U.S. Virgin Islands.
Have experience as a Psychologist of at least two years within the preceding 36 months.
OMV Medical, Inc. is an EOE
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