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Psychiatrist - Medical Director

Company: CFG Health Network
Location: Newark
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Job Description:


CFG has a full-time Medical Director opportunity for a Psychiatrist in Newark, NJ. This position offers a stimulating blend of clinical and administrative responsibilities.

Position Offers:

Competitive salary

Sign-on bonus

Benefits package


Paid holidays


Physician's lounge with refreshments

Covered parking for physicians

Paid malpractice, DEA, and licensure fees

Discounts on gym memberships, weight loss programs, cell phone plans, computers, amusement parks, theatre tickets, and more.


  • Manage and lead the psychiatric operations.
  • Work along with CFG and the client to establish and enforce sound clinical policies, procedures and practices as they pertain to patient care.
  • Clinically collaborate with Advanced Practice Nurses.
  • Work with Medical Affairs with credentialing and scheduling of psychiatrists and APNs to ensure that the department is adequately staffed.
  • Assist in the recruitment and selection of new clinicians.
  • Provision of full range of psychiatric services to assigned patients. Services provided include direct care of patients in the clinical setting including: assessment, screening, diagnosis, and treatment of patients and determining the degree of disabilities in patients. Psychiatrist will prescribe medication to patients as deemed necessary and will conduct medication management. All services to be documented in the patient's electronic medical record.
  • Analyze and evaluate patient data and test findings to diagnose nature and extent of mental disorder
  • Collaborate with physicians, psychologists, social workers, psychiatric nurses, or other professionals to discuss treatment plans and progress.
  • Gather and maintain patient information and records, including social and medical history obtained from patients, relatives, and other professionals.
  • Participate in treatment team activities to include the development and periodic review of patient treatment plans and will take necessary steps when a patient refuses treatment.
  • Comply with employee standards of the CFG Health Network and applicable employee standards of the facility. Compliance includes, but is not limited to, the maintenance of a working environment and personal conduct consistent with professional responsibilities, the development of harmonious working relationships and timely notification of supervisory personnel absences form institution.
  • All other duties as assigned.


  • Must be licensed as a psychiatrist in NJ or able to obtain license.
  • Must be board certified within five (5) years of completing residency and must maintain certification.
  • Experience in providing services in inpatient/outpatient environment.
  • Must possess good interpersonal communication and leadership skills.
  • Must be able to interact with institutional staff, medical staff and the agencies of the court.
  • Must complete a satisfactory background investigation


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; and climb or balance. The employee is occasionally required to sit and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.


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Keywords: CFG Health Network, Newark , Psychiatrist - Medical Director, Other , Newark, New Jersey

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