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SC Department of Public Safety Psychiatrist (Staff Psychiatrist, Certified- BPH/Forensic Services) in Richland County, South Carolina

Job Responsibilities

This position is located within the Division of Inpatient Services Program

Under limited supervision, performs services to the Inpatient Hospital Service. Provides service to the court system by evaluating detainees on an Acute and/or Chronic Inpatient Unit in the specialty service of the Forensic Division. Exercises medical responsibility for a hospital psychiatric unit; interviews, examines, diagnoses, and treats mental disorders of patients. Performs professional duties requiring analysis of broad and complex issues.

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Minimum and Additional Requirements

*State Requirement: * Board certification in psychiatry and forensic psychiatry.

Note: If any Agency Requirements are listed above, applicants must also meet those requirements to be considered for the position. Salary may vary depending on experience and qualifications.

Preferred Qualifications

Agency Preferred: License to practice medicine in South Carolina. Completion of a four- year residency in psychiatry and a minimum 3 years in a psychiatric program. Board certified in general/ adult psychiatry. Five years of post-residency experience in psychiatric care of patients.

Additional Comments

*Supplemental questions are considered part of your official application. Please complete the state application to include all current and previous work history and education. A resume may be attached, but not substituted for completing work history and education sections of the employment application. The employment application will be considered incomplete and not forwarded. *

The South Carolina Department of Mental Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity Agency. We provide affirmative action and equal opportunity in employment for all qualified persons regardless of race, color, sex – including the basis of pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions, national origin, age, religion, or disability.

Salary: $0.00 Annually

Location: Richland County, SC

Job Type: FTE - Full-Time

Job Number: 102389

Residency Requirement: Yes

Residency Requirement (specifics): Completion of residency in psychiatry.

Class Code: UB26

Position Number: 00000000

Normal Work Schedule: Other

Normal Work Schedule (Other): Normal work schedule will be discussed during interview.

Pay Band: Unclassified

Opening Date: 05/14/2020

EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer

Agency Specific Application Procedures: You must apply on-line at Follow the status of your application on-line.

Agency: State of South Carolina Department of Mental Health-Inpatient Services-Psychiatric Hospitals/Programs and Nursing Homes

Address: 220 Faison Drive Columbia, South Carolina, 29203

Phone: 803-935-6030