Clinical Psychologist - Bariatric Clinic (PRN)

Roanoke, VA, US, 24016

Job Summary

Clinical Psychologist - Bariatric Clinic

Schedule: Variable Depending on Availability, typically 2 days per week.

 

Provides assessments for surgical weight loss patients. Coordinates and provides individualized age appropriate care for patients. This position requires an interest and ability to work with patients who are undergoing psychiatric care and rehabilitation for functional deficits.

 

The clinical psychologist is an integral part of the interdisciplinary treatment team.  The primary responsibility of this job is to provide quality assessment and patient care.  The individual must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served.  As such, the individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development through the life span, possess the ability to assess data reflective of the patient’s status, interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each patient’s requirements relative to his or her age and specific needs, and provide the care needed as described in departmental policies and procedures.  Major challenges include the maintenance of effective communication and collaborative relationships with attending physicians, and care team members.  May work across continuum from inpatient through outpatient. 

 

Be at your best with an organization that equips you to do so.  Whose people unite in making lives better. At Carilion Clinic, we help communities stay healthy and our region grow stronger through compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach. As part of our team you can expect professional stability, strong technological resources, and the advancement potential of a regional leader.

 

Based in Roanoke, VA, we are an award-winning, community-based network of hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices, and affiliations with prestigious academic medical institutions. Explore how joining a regional leader can enhance your ability to learn, grow, and succeed.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Ph.D. in Psychology from an APA accredited graduate school required.

 

Experience: Two years clinical experience which may include the year of internship required.  The second year must be post-graduate and include supervision by a licensed Psychologist or Clinical Psychologist.

 

Licensure, certification, and/or registration: Licensed by Virginia by the Board of Medicine as a clinical psychologist or by the Board of Psychology as a Psychologist (Clinical), or in West Virginia by the Board of Examiners of Psychologists required.

Must have de-escalation training successfully completed within four months of hire and then maintained annually going forward when working in the inpatient environment.

 

Other Minimum Qualifications: Meets credentialing requirements. Ability to work cooperatively and professionally with physicians and other health care providers.  Must have a commitment to continuing education.

 

 

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

CommUNITY:  Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.

 

 


Requisition Number: 29433 
Employment Status: Flex 
Location: Carilion Clinic - 3 Riverside 
Shift: Day 
Shift Details: Variable Depending on Availability, typically 2 days per week.
Recruiter: ROBERT J WAY 
Recruiter Phone: 540-224-5189 
Recruiter Email: rjway@carilionclinic.org


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An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning
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