Half time job at The Mental Health Urgent Care Center (“MHUCC”) at La Casa is an outpatient clinic for adults with urgent mental health needs. The program is designed to help people avoid involuntary hospitalization, Psychiatric ER visits, and incarceration. The program also provides supportive interventions and short term medications if indicated. Position is 20 hours weekly, from 3pm-7pm daily M-F. The census varies widely, but will not exceed 10 patients per day. The environment includes supportive, collaborative work with Counselors and Nurses.
Salary is $120,000.00 and 3pm to 7PM daily Monday thru Friday.


Traditions Behavioral Health seeks Regional Medical Director, Long Beach Region
Leadership/Chief Medical Officer Duties for four Los Angeles county -contracted health facilities:

La Casa Mental Health Rehabilitation Center (190 beds)
La Casa Acute Psychiatric Health Facility (16 beds)
La Paz Geropsychiatric Center (140 beds)
Mental Health Urgent Care Center (crisis evaluation)

Duties :
-direct supervision of Attending Psychiatrists and regular supervision meetings
-program building
- recruiting of medical staff + assistance with facility credentialing
- in-service training
-orientation presentations to new social work, nursing, rehabilitation staff
- coordination of programming for rehabilitation/urgent care/geropsychiatric/acute care programs
- utilization review
- formulary management
- management of fee-for-service billing
-continuous quarterly quality management + quality reports
- forensic/LPS court testimony
-participation in AM Report Meetings
-participation in Clinical Department Manager meetings
-available for consultation to psychiatrists and staff
-oversight of Peer review process + form completion
-facilitation of monthly Medical Staff meetings
-consultation with primary care medical vendor
-root-cause analysis of adverse events + reports
-direct communication with county medical director
-vacation coverage of psychiatrists
-timecard management for medical staff
-screening of complicated admissions
-coordination of complicated discharges
-review/signing of initial LPS Conservatorship applications
-oversight of laboratory and pharmacy vendor quality/operations
-monitoring annual plans of corrections from (4) facility licensing audits
-facilitation of SNF antibiotic stewardship (reports on antibiotic usage, review of infectious disease reports)
-40 hours per week and can be done as a 5 eight hour day or 4 ten hour day schedule

The salary is $280,000 per year plus $10k in bonuses & full benefits.


LA CASA MENTAL HEALTH REHABILITATION CENTER (MHRC)

This is a 40- hour per week position at a subacute inpatient facility managing primarily mood, psychotic, co-occurring, and anxiety disorders in patients on LPS conservatorships. 
Primary duties are diagnostics, medication management, treatment planning, and collaborating with other disciplines (Nursing, Social Services, and Rehabilitation Staff). Hours are flexible and can be performed in a 3,4, or 5- day workweek as patients are seen on average three to four times per month. The environment also includes the support of Primary care medical staff, a Psychologist, and a Medical Director.

Salary is $240,000.00 per year plus $10,000.00 in bonuses and a $90,000.00 benefit package.

Of note, one can combine this position with the above Urgent Care Center position (both are on the same premises) for a 60- hour per week position paying $360,000.00 per year plus $10,000 in bonuses and a $95,000 benefit package.


LA PAZ

This is a 14- hour per week position at a subacute inpatient facility managing primarily mood, psychotic, co-occurring, and anxiety disorders in patients on LPS conservatorships. 
Primary duties are diagnostics, medication management, treatment planning, and collaborating with other disciplines (Nursing, Social Services, and Rehabilitation Staff). Hours are flexible and can be performed in a 1 or 2 day workweek as patients are seen on average three to four times per month. The environment also includes the support of Primary care medical staff, a Psychologist, and a Medical Director.

Salary is $84,000.00 per year.

Of note, one can combine this position with the above Urgent Care Center position (both are about a mile from each other) for a 34- hour per week position paying $204,000.00 per year plus $8,000 in bonuses and a $80,000 benefit package.