Physician Assistant - Mental Health

Location
Orlando, Florida
Salary
This is can be a full time, part-time or independent contractor position.  
Posted
Sep 15, 2016
Closes
Nov 14, 2016
Category
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

IMPOWER is a leading Central Florida not for profit with 2 decades of experience serving children and families in our communities across 6 counties.  We are a mental health and child well-being organization dedicated to empowering the lives of individuals and families by offering personal attention, assistance, inspiration and state of the art service delivery.  Our specialized programs, and certified professionals, offer Outpatient Treatment and Counseling, Psychiatric Services, Clinics & Medication Management, TeleHealth Mental Health Services, Adoption Assistance Programs, Foster Care Licensing & Recruitment, Targeted Case Management, Dependency Case Management and Child Well-Being Intake & Placement.

We have an immediate need for several Physician Assistants who have a special interest in growing as a professional in mental health care. IMPOWER will assist the PA in obtaining Psychiatric Certification as a requirement of the job. The ideal candidate must be a licensed Physician's Assistant in the State of Florida, be able to pass a multi-level background screening, meets credentialing requirements for Medicaid & Medicare, has completed a physician assistant program at an accredited school including clinical training, and completes all employee hiring requirements with IMPOWER. One year minimum experience is desired.

The PA will be required to work under the direct supervision of a Psychiatrist with duties including but not limited to examination, diagnosis and treatment of patients.

This is can be a full time, part-time or independent contractor position.  

Full-time position is benefit eligible with accrued time off and supplemental benefits. 

Some travel may be required and services performed primarily in Seminole, Orange & Osceola Counties.