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The Department of State Hospitals-Atascadero is a secure public sector hospital providing inpatient forensic services for mentally ill adult males who are court committed throughout the State of California.
Staff Psychiatrists are responsible for making definitive diagnoses and decisions; examines and diagnoses psychiatric patients; determines types of psychiatric and general medical treatment needed; administers psychiatric treatment with assistance from multi-disciplinary clinical staff, and provides treatment. Possesses the principles and methods of psychiatry, general medicine, and surgery and skill in their application; current developments in the field of psychiatry; mental hospital organization and procedures; principles and application of psychiatric social work, clinical psychology, physical therapy, various rehabilitation therapies, and other ancillary medical services; principles and techniques of psychiatric research.
The hiring process consists of 3 easy steps:
Log on to www.jobs.ca.gov
1. Create an account
2. Take and pass the examhttps://jobs.ca.gov/JOBSGEN/8MHAV.PDF
3. Apply for the vacancy
Health, dental and vision insurance
Paid holidays, vacation and sick leave
CALPERS Safety retirement and 401K/457 plan options
Click on the link below to learn more about our area:https://www.dsh.ca.gov/Atascadero/AbouttheArea.html
For more information, please contact DSH-Atascadero Employment Office (805) 468-3384.