Associate Clinical Director of Community Psychiatric Services (CPS)
DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES/ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
Subject to management approval of the Medical Director, serves as primary resource person in directing the analysis and review of clinical and psychiatric consultants to physicians. Serves as an Associate Clinical Director of Community Psychiatric Services (CPS) for Elgin Mental Health Center (EMHC); monitors, directs and coordinates the clinical/medical support services; verifies access to medical services and timeliness of medical follow-up. Serves as full-line supervisor. Coordinates and determines the need for outside medical consultants; selects qualified physicians and/or medical centers to meet specialized medical services. Serves as a subject matter expert in the planning and delivery of psychiatric medical services.
Requires an Illinois license to practice medicine and an American Board of Medical Specialties certification or its equivalent in psychiatry. Requires two years of medical practice experience in clinical/psychiatric medical program