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Clinical Psychologist

Location: Fort Myers, FL
Department: LPG GRADUATE MEDICAL EDUCATION PROGRAM
Categories: Allied Health, Professional
Type: Full-Time
Shift: 8:00 AM-6:00 PM
Schedule: Days

Description:

The Clinical Health psychologist will provide behavioral medicine services which include applying psychological knowledge and principles in an integrated primary care setting to treat common physical and mental health problems experienced by adults and/or children patients and families in primary care, including consultation, evaluation, diagnosis and treatment consistent with an integrated primary care model. Maintains records and attends required hospital and residency meeting.

Collaborate with colleagues on the inpatient and outpatient services. Primary responsibility will be to assist with developing services consistent with collaborative care within a patient-centered medical home. There will be some opportunity to provide didactics, run a support group, and teach residents within the same specialty.

Requirements:

Education Requirements:
Must have a doctorate in psychology (Ph.D. or Psy.D.) from an APA-approved training program
Experience Requirements:
Have a minimum of one year of experience in a primary care setting or a similar health setting
State of Florida Licensure Requirements:
Possession of a current Florida license to practice psychology or be immediate eligible.
Certifications/Registration Requirements:

Other:
Must meet credentialing requirements as established by the Lee Health Medical Staff Services department. Communication and interpersonal skills, basic computer skills and customer service skills required

Job Specifications (Physical & Mental Requirements) External and internal applicants, as well as position incumbents who become disabled, must be able to perform the essential job specific functions (listed within each job specific responsibility) either unaided or with the assistance of a reasonable accommodation to be determined by the organization on a case by case basis. If the requirement is not marked, then it is considered not applicable.


General Requirements (has the ability to.) Sit - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Stand - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Walk - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Drive - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Bend - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Climb - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Kneel - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Crouch - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Reach - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Sensory Requirements (has ability for.) Far Vision - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Near Vision - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Color Vision - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Depth Perception - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Seeing Fine Details - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Hearing Norm Speech - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Hearing Overhead Pages - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Telephone use - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Mental & Emotional Requirements (ability to.) Cope with high level of stress - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Make decisions under high pressure - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Cope with anger/fear/hostility of others in a calm way - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Manage altercations - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Concentrate - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Handle a high degree of flexibility - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Handle multiple priorities in stressful situation - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Work alone - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Demonstrate high degree of patience - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Adapt to shift work - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Work in areas that are close and crowded - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Hand Manipulation (ability with.) Simple Grasping - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Firm Grasping - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Fine Manipulation - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Use of Keyboards - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Required Lifting (ability to lift.) Up to 10 lbs - Continually ( i.e. Daily) 11 to 24 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) 25 to 34 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) 35 to 50 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) 51 to 75 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Pushing/Pulling (ability to push and pull.) Up to 10 lbs - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) 11 to 24 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) 25 to 34 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) 35 to 50 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) 51 to 75 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Environmental (may be exposed to.) Infectious Diseases - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Continually ( i.e. Daily) Chemical Agents - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Continually ( i.e. Daily) Loud Noises - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Psychologist provides appropriate care including diagnosis, treatment, consultation and follow-up. Effectively works with the physician medical community as well as a consultant on psychological issues. Provides testing and evaluation. Education: Ph.D. or Psy.D. Experience: Minimum of 1 year experience Training: On the job training Licensure: Florida license in Clinical Psychologist Other: