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Psychiatrist, Onsite - New York, NY - Relocation Available

Company: UnitedHealth Group
Location: New York
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that is improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation is not about another gadget; it is about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There is no room for error. If you are looking for a better place to use your passion and your desire to drive change, this is the place to be. It's an opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)At Optum, the mission is clear: Help people live healthier lives and help make the health system work better for everyone.LHI is one of four businesses under OptumServe. OptumServe provides health care services and proven expertise to help federal government agencies modernize the U.S. health system and improve the health and well-being of Americans. By joining OptumServe you are part of the family of companies that makes UnitedHealth Group a leader across most major segments in the U.S. health care system.LHI was founded in 1999 and acquired by Optum in 2011, LHI specialized in creating and managing health care programs through on-location services, patient specific in clinic appointments, telehealth assessments, or any combination based on customer need. LHI's customizable solutions serve the diverse needs of commercial customers, as well as federal and state agencies, including the U.S. Departments of Defense, Veterans Affairs, and Health and Human Services.As a Psychiatrist, you will assist in the care for a very diverse population of members of the World Trade Center (WTC) Health Program. This is a multifaceted role that is highly rewarding as your work is helping people live healthier lives. The Psychiatrist will be responsible for providing treatment using therapeutic intervention to patients with various behavioral health and psychological conditions to include all levels of acuity. -This position will be located at the -William Street Clinic located at 156 William Street in -New York City.Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide mental health care services
  • Examine, diagnose, and treat patients with mental health conditions
  • Counsel and educate patients and families about conditions and concerns
  • Completed timely and thorough documentation using our EMR system
  • Formulate diagnostic and treatment plans
  • Prescribe and administer medications, therapies, and procedures
  • Responsible for the coordination of care with specialists and appropriate ancillary services
  • Completes all documentation and paperwork in a timely manner
  • Gather complex clinical information, coverage policy and criteria information and work within regulatory guidelines to assist with coverage determinations
  • Perform all duties and functions in compliance with state and federal laws and regulations
  • Demonstrate ability to maintain productive working relationships with team members, other internal and external customers, and management teamYou'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.Required Qualifications:
    • Licensed MD or DO in Psychiatry with active and unrestricted New York License
    • Successful completion of residency at an accredited institution
    • Board certified in Psychiatry
    • Active DEA or ability to obtain prior to employment
    • 3+ years of clinical experience
    • Computer and typing proficiency including MS Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook)
    • Access to a high-speed internet connection and a distraction free workspace
    • Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential job function of this role. Candidates located in states that mandate COVID-19 booster doses must also comply with those state requirements. UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination, and boosters when applicable, prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodationPreferred Qualifcations:
      • Managed Care background
      • Experience in Coverage Determinations (prior authorization) -
      • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
      • Experience using online clinical references and accessing professional (clinical and regulatory) internet sites
      • Experience working with onscreen document images
      • Excellent interpersonal and problem-solving skills -To protect the health and safety of our workforce, patients and communities we serve, UnitedHealth Group and its affiliate companies require all employees to disclose COVID-19 vaccination status prior to beginning employment. In addition, some roles and locations require full COVID-19 vaccination, including boosters, as an essential job function. UnitedHealth Group adheres to all federal, state and local COVID-19 vaccination regulations as well as all client COVID-19 vaccination requirements and will obtain the necessary information from candidates prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation. Failure to meet the vaccination requirement may result in rescission of an employment offer or termination of employmentOptum, a part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, continues to evolve and make a bigger impact through its extensive expertise in combining technology, data and people to create novel health care solutions and services across the globe is following suit by creating and delivering care that meets the health needs of active duty service members, veterans and their families. We're partnering with federal and state government agencies to meet the readiness and health needs of active duty military members and veterans by providing preventive health screenings and assessments to ensure that troops are ready to answer the call of duty. For those who want to intensify their impact in a career that brings together challenge, learning and growth, OptumServe is the right place to do your life's best work.(sm)Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.UnitedHealth Group is a drug - free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

Keywords: UnitedHealth Group, New York , Psychiatrist, Onsite - New York, NY - Relocation Available, Healthcare , New York, New York

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