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. Provides medication management for patients.
Must have Mississippi license. DEA license and BLS. Corrections experience preferred. Must be able to pass federal clearance.
Position is part-time, 20 hours per week.
About the Facility:
Tallahatchie County Correctional Facility is located in Tutwiler, MS. Tutwiler is approximately 90 miles West of Memphis, TN.
The facility houses male inmates for the US Marshall, Wyoming Department of Corrections, Vermont Department of Corrections, South Carolina Department of Corrections and Tallahatchie County Sheriff's Office. The facility has a 24 hour clinic with a medical, dental and mental health staff.