HSH Psychiatric Specialist

Sep 29 2017
Category: Healthcare
Job Description

State of Hawaii

Department of Health

Adult Mental Health Division

Hawaii State Hospital

Kaneohe to Kualoa, Oahu


HSH Psychiatric Specialist

Salary commensurate w/ training and experience


The primary purpose of this position is to provide clinical leadership for other staff members, provide direct psychiatric services, participate in quality management activities and continuously strive to improve the quality of patient care through fostering a culture of safety that is committed to zero tolerance of any abuse or neglect of patients by staff.


Psychiatrists are the leaders of the treatment team, responsible for admitting and assessing new patients, developing and implementing treatment plans, addressing and resolving patient’s forensic issues, and have a leadership role in clinical operations and policies.


Minimum Qualification’s


EDUCATION:  Graduate from an approved medical school in the United States or Canada, or graduate from a foreign medical school and certification by the educational Council of Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG).  Completion of one year of approved internship and three years of psychiatric residency training.  Board certification or board eligibility from the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.


SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE:  One year of experience in psychiatry or one year of additional training appropriate to the particular position.


LICENSE:  Permanent or Temporary license to practice medicine in the State of Hawaii.


Who May Apply


LEGAL AUTHORIZATION TO WORK REQUIREMENT:  The State of Hawaii requires that all persons seeking employment with the government of the State shall be citizens, nationals, or permanent resident aliens of the United States, or eligible under federal law for unrestricted employment in the Unites States.


How to Apply


Submit completed State of Hawaii Application for Non-Civil Service Appointment, resume, and salary requirements to:

Department of Health

Hawaii State Hospital

45-710 Keaahala Road

Kaneohe, Hawaii  96744

Attn:  Personnel Office - Richelle Daraban


Other Information


For additional information, you may contact Jodi Polendey at (808) 236-8228. 

Recruitment is continuous until needs are met


Apply at:  http://health.hawaii.gov/employment/files​/2013/05/HSH_Psychiatric_Specialist_11332​0_113304.pdf


An Equal Opportunity Employer