Qualifications and 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. Prescribes and monitors psychotropic medications for patients. Provides oversight for the Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner.
Must have active Tennessee license, DEA and BLS or ACLS.
Position is part-time, 20 hours per week.
About the Facility:
Trousdale Turner Correctional Center is located in Hartsville, TN. Hartsville is approximately 50 miles east of Nashville, TN.
The facility houses male inmates from the Tennessee Department of Corrections. The facility has a 24 hour clinic with a medical, dental and mental health staff