TeleHealth Forensic Psychiatrist

Job Summary


TeleHealth Forensic Psychiatrist Specifics

  • Psychiatrist, TELEHEALTH
  • Correctional facility
  • Training on facility software will be provided
  • Work from home
  • Must be licensed in North Carolina
  • Two positions available
  • Minimum 8 hours per day
  • Minimum 4 days per week
  • Will primarily serve male prisons
  • Positions available immediately

TeleHealth Forensic Psychiatrist Description of Work

  • Provide appropriate advanced individual and/or group psychotherapy for patients diagnosed with mental illness
  • Provide information related to the use of psychiatric medicine or to performing psychiatric evaluations
  • Diagnose and treat mental disorders in the context of the criminal justice system.
  • Assess patients, provide diagnoses, and prescribe medication as needed
  • Provide an initial assessment to include the problem, any history of substance abuse, diagnosis, and development of the treatment plan
  • A formal treatment plan will be developed for each patient receiving mental health services, and clinical services will require significant documentation of activities in medical records
  • Provide ongoing educational/therapeutic groups for such areas as anger control, assertiveness, and problem-solving

TeleHealth Forensic Psychiatrist Requirements

  • Doctor of Medicine degree, residency in psychiatry
  • Active/Clear medical license valid in North Carolina
  • Active/Clear certification from the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN)
  • Active/Clear DEA
  • Active/Clear BLS (American Heart Association)
  • Active/Clear ACLS (American Heart Association)
  • American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP) board certification is preferred
  • Successful completion of screening/application requirements (e.g., competency testing, drug screening, background check, physical exam, immunizations)


  • Excellent pay
  • Weekly payroll
  • Direct deposit
  • Referral Program
  • Notification of Expiring Documents
  • Earned Vacation
  • Matching 3% Retirement Plan (Simple IRA)
  • Medical Insurance (several plans to choose from)
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Short-term Disability Insurance
  • Whole Life Insurance