AmarilloRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Amarillo jobs

Psychiatrist - Northeast CF

Company: Wexford Health
Location: Clayton
Posted on: July 21, 2021

Job Description:

POSITION: Psychiatrist

SCHEDULE: Two days per week 8:00 am - 2:00 pm



Wexford Health Sources, Inc. is a member of the Wexford family: a group of the nation's leading innovative correctional health care companies.  At Wexford Health Sources, Inc., our philosophy is that health care should not be considered a luxury for anyone. We simply care for those in need and the corrections environment is our venue.


  • Serves as the behavioral health authority. 
  • Responsible for the delivery of contracted services, personnel, and coordination of psychiatric/behavioral health services and programs. 
  • Serves as the behavioral health liaison between Wexford Health and the correctional system.
  • Ensures compliance with ACA/NCCHC standards and correctional system regulations, policies and procedures.
  • Develops operational psychiatric and behavioral health plans and policies.
  • Provides direct assistance to the Health Services Administrator in administration, planning, management and delivery of behavioral health services at the facility level.


The following requirements list the minimum to qualify.  An equivalent combination of education and experience may be accepted.

LICENSING: Current, valid New Mexico license to practice as a Board eligible medical doctor, certified in psychiatry.

CERTIFICATION: Board Certification, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. Current CPR Certification

EDUCATION: Medical degree with psychiatry residency required

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE: Knowledge and skills to access diagnose and treat medical and psychiatric disorders; and have knowledge and experience with the special needs and behavior of individuals in forensic and correctional settings.


Keywords: Wexford Health, Amarillo , Psychiatrist - Northeast CF, Other , Clayton, Texas

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Texas jobs by following @recnetTX on Twitter!

Amarillo RSS job feeds