The Behavioral Health Service Line at Inova Health System is seeking an experienced full time Psychiatrist who is interested in a unique position serving our outpatient walk in site.
Inova's Behavioral Health service provides a full spectrum of evidenced -based mental health treatment including inpatient, outpatient, and partial hospitalization programs. Our walk-in service, known as Inova Behavioral Health Access Services (IBHAS) provides a unique and valuable resource to the Northern Virginia and Washington, DC metro area by serving as one of the access points to Inova Behavioral Health Treatment Services. IBHAS offers a psychiatric walk in clinic (IPAC) staffed by psychiatrists who deliver care for patients seeking mental health evaluation for mental health symptoms in the absence of any imminent safety concerns (e.g. SI, HI, acute psychosis/mania/aggression, acute substance intoxication/withdrawal)
IPAC psychiatrists evaluate patients for symptoms of primary psychiatric illness and formulate treatment plan as appropriate (e.g. prescribe medication, recommend therapy, recommend higher level of care etc.) Patients presenting to IPAC are typically seeking evaluation and treatment for depression, anxiety, and mood disorders.
IPAC is located at the Inova Merrifield location which is in close proximity to the Inova Fairfax medical campus.
IPAC is open Mon-Fri from 8am-4:00pm, with patient visits primarily being conducted in person. There are clinical social workers on site to support referrals to the community.
INOVA offers a generous compensation plan, salary and bonus, as well as a comprehensive benefits package that includes health, dental, vision, life, st/lt disability, CME funds, paid days off for CME, vacation, 401(k), 457(b), paid VA Medical License, DEA, association membership, paid malpractice, paid Tail insurance, and much more.