Job Opening

VA Sierra Nevada Health Care System, Reno, NV has a job opening for a qualified Psychiatry physician in Reno, NV

Job Details

Full Time


8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday


New Graduates

Relocation Assistance Available

Loan Repayment

Practice Type: Employee

Setting: Hospital

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Additional Info:
Departmental Structure and Function

The Mental Health Service provides care in two settings: inpatient psychiatry unit and outpatient programs. Psychiatrists assigned to Mental Health Service provide psychiatric care for inpatients and outpatients.
The Chief, Mental Health Service is responsible for the overall clinical and administrative functions of Mental Health Service.

Performance of Psychiatrists
Psychiatrists are able to perform and teach all of the services required in the practice of psychiatry to psychiatry residents. Educational experiences are also provided to appropriate health care personnel who seek training in mental health (e.g. medical students, psychology and social work interns, physician assistants and nursing students, and nonpsychiatry medical residents). Major duties include:
Application of accepted protocols for assessment of the individual presenting with altered mental status. Assessment may include gathering verbal and documented history, mental status ex

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