Qualifications & Responsibilities:
Typical duties include managing the operation and providing overall direction and leadership to the provision of mental health services to the facility. The Psychiatrist has the primary responsibility of providing administrative and clinical coordination for the comprehensive mental health program for the patients.
Position is a 24 hour a week position. South Central Correctional Center is an 8 hour a week position located in Clifton, TN. West Tennessee Detention Facility is a 16 hour a week position located in Mason, TN. West Tennessee may be done through tele-psychiatry.
Must have Tennessee license, DEA and BLS.
South Central Correctional Center is a Tennessee Department of Corrections facility and West Tennessee Detention Facility is a US Marshall, Bureau of Prisons and Department of Homeland Security. Both facilities have 24 hour clinics that have medical staff, mental health staff and dental staff.