Psychiatrist

About NorthStar: NorthStar is a leading telehealth provider specializing in addiction treatment and mental health services. We leverage cutting-edge technology and a personalized approach to offer a comprehensive and effective treatment program from the privacy and comfort of our patients’ homes. Our dedicated multi-disciplinary team includes physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, peer guides, and navigators, all collaborating to deliver the best care and support to our patients.

 

Job Description: We are seeking a highly skilled and empathetic Psychiatrist to join our dynamic team. The ideal candidate will play a crucial role in diagnosing, treating, and supporting patients who have substance use disorders (SUD) and co-morbid mental health conditions. You will work closely with our multidisciplinary team to develop and implement personalized treatment plans that include medication management and evidence-based therapeutic interventions. This is a Part-time job classification.

Responsibilities:

·        Conduct comprehensive psychiatric evaluations to diagnose and assess patients’ mental health and substance use disorders.

·        Prescribe and manage medications, taking into consideration our genetic testing insights to optimize treatment plans.

·        Participate in multidisciplinary team meetings to discuss treatment plans and patient progress.

·        Provide crisis intervention and support as needed.

·        Contribute to the ongoing development of our telehealth psychiatric services and treatment protocols.

·        Maintain complete and accurate documentation of patient care.

Requirements

·        MD or DO degree from an accredited medical school.

·        Board Certified or Board Eligible in Psychiatry.

·        Valid medical license and DEA certification in at least one state.

·        Experience in addiction psychiatry.

·        Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively in a remote team environment.

·        Proficiency in using electronic health records and telehealth platforms.

Counseling Compact State

Alabama
Arizona
Arkansas
Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
Florida
Georgia
Indiana
Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine
Maryland
Mississippi
Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
New Hampshire
New Jersey
North Carolina
North Dakota
Ohio
Oklahoma
South Dakota – effective July 1, 2024
Tennessee
Utah
Vermont – effective July 1, 2024
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

Benefits

  • Paid Time Off (Vacation, Sick & Public Holidays)
  • Training & Development
  • Work From Home