Psychologist, Pediatrics (PhD or PsyD)Specializes in diagnosing and treating diseases of the brain, emotional disturbance and behavior problems in children.
Geisinger is seeking licensed psychologists to work in primary care behavioral health (PCBH) settings.
We seek individuals with professional or internship/postdoctoral fellowship experience in PCBH, integrated primary care, and psychology/behavioral medicine populations. Join a team of enthusiastic behavioral health providers working collaboratively with primary care providers and other disciplines in a high-quality, innovative academic healthcare system.
Geisinger is committed to significant, system-wide expansion of integrated behavioral health in primary care. We are seeking individuals who are open, flexible, and interested in training and continuing education opportunities to refine skills and support integrity of the model.
At Geisinger, primary care behavioral health clinicians are leaders within interdisciplinary care teams working to improve population health within fast-paced clinical settings. Psychologists provide evidence-based, patient-centered, and consultative patient care and support maintenance of patients in the primary care clinic. Geisinger psychologists will serve the following roles:
·Provide a full range of diagnostic and evaluation services appropriate to the primary care setting
·Develop, implement, and document treatment plans and monitor care components
·Deliver brief, evidenced-based behavioral health interventions in primary care
·Facilitate patient and family education on presenting concerns
·Consult with primary care providers to support decision making, build on PCP interventions, and improve PCP-patient relationships
·Offer supervision and training to psychology residents, medical residents, primary care physicians, nurses, and other team members
·Assist in design, development, and implementation of clinical programs
·Participate in program evaluation and data-driving quality improvement projects
Doctoral Degree- (Required)
We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.
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Founded more than 100 years ago, Geisinger serves more than three million residents throughout central, south-central and northeastern Pennsylvania and southern New Jersey. Our physician-led system is comprised of 30,000 employees, including 1,600 employed physicians, and consists of 13 hospital campuses, the Geisinger Health Plan, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine and two research centers.
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