Company: Far Government Inc.
Location: Battle Creek
Posted on: January 16, 2022
FAR Government, Inc. (FARGOV) headquartered in Stafford, VA., is
a premier, economically disadvantaged woman-owned Small Business
that provides federal professional services, primarily engaged in
providing advanced information technology, cyber security,
management systems support, as well as business and infrastructure
We are among the most innovative, respected and ethical providers
of technology solutions to the United States government. Our
mission is to provide superior-quality, innovative, information
technology solutions that help federal agencies best aid, serve and
protect the American people.
Job Title: Psychiatrist (On-Site only)
Location: VAMD Battle Creek, MI
Working Hours: 8:00am to 4:30pm (possibility for extended hours on
Wednesdays and Saturdays)
Commitment: Both full-time and part-time positions available
- Must have a current license to practice medicine in any State,
Territory, or Commonwealth of the United States or the District of
- Must be board certified or board eligible in psychiatry
- Certified in Basic Life Support (BLS) or equivalency (or
willing to obtain)
- Must be ability to speak, understand, read and write English
- Provide Psychiatry care and includes: Physical Assessment,
Psychiatric Evaluations and Mental Status Exams, Psychotherapy,
Pharmacotherapy, Consultation, Clinical Supervision, General
Medical Condition Care, Group Psychotherapy, Behavior Therapy,
Family Therapy, Treatment Team meetings, Discharge Planning,
referring patients to specialty care, histories and physicals,
order prescriptions, labs, x-rays, and other pertinent tests,
completes documentation requirements in a timely manner as
per policy, completion of consults on other inpatient locations at
the facility, and occasionally evaluates outpatients for
- Contracted psychiatrists shall have an active and valid DEA
license and shall have the ability to prescribe Buprenorphine and
- Provide inpatient/outpatient, Urgent Care, APOD, psychiatric
services to new (to the VA system) and established patients. In
general, the inpatient care includes acute, rehabilitative and
long-term treatment as well as comprehensive psychiatric services
to eligible Veterans and outpatient care diagnosis mental
disorders, medication evaluation and management, conducts
psychiatric assessments, treats mental disorders through a variety
of modalities and provides adjunctive intervention for treatment of
- Attend patient on site at Battle Creek Medical Center in a
timely manner in accordance with VA Rules and Regulations on clinic
wait times and consult completion.
- Psychiatrists shall be available and present in assigned area
during normal clinic hours.
- Contract psychiatrists shall enter into an equal rotation with
existing employee psychiatrists for on call coverage.
- Provide Psychiatry coverage to the Inpatient Mental Health
Unit, Psychiatric consultation to the Medical Center, evaluate
veterans in need of mental health care in the Urgent Care setting,
and process needs including possible admissions, respond to
Psychiatric emergencies and provide triage reviews of outside
facilities requesting transfer to Battle Creek VAMC Mental Health
Inpatient Mental Health unit.
- Triage Duties: Provide Psychiatric review/clinical review of
outside hospitals/emergency rooms requests for possible admission
to Battle Creek VAMC Inpatient Mental Health.
Why FAR Government?
You can take pride in working for a company dedicated to serving
our government by providing the best, most cost-effective solutions
for the US Government. Our work helps the US Government secure our
nation, support the efforts of our military and intelligence
communities, and provide lifesaving medical services to our
soldiers, vets, and their families.
FAR Government is an equal opportunity employer and encourages all
qualified candidates to apply.
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