NP, PA, or Physician (MD / DO / PA) – Weekend Part Time

Blue Ridge Behavioral Healthcare   Roanoke, VA   Full-time     Health Care Provider
Posted on July 22, 2022
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Blue Ridge Behavioral Healthcare: Community Mental Health Center located in Roanoke, VA

The NP, PA, or MD conducts Physical Examinations focused on overall physical health as well as on acute intoxication, and psychiatric or withdrawal signs and symptoms.  The physical examination should include obtaining medical history, assessing mental status, interpreting lab work, and prescribing medications.

The schedule for this position is 2-4 hours rotating weekends and holidays.  May also be asked to work 1-2 hour to provide coverage when full time provider is on PTO.

About CSU: Our Crisis Stabilization Unit is a 16 bed unit offering short term residential stabilization services to individuals with psychiatric and/or substance use disorders. This service also offers medically supervised detoxification from alcohol and other drugs. Those needing both detoxification and support for symptoms of mental illness are served. Services are provided in a recovery-oriented environment, and include skills training, psychiatric care, 12-step recovery groups on-site, and discharge planning to assure continuity of care in transitioning to outpatient services.

Why work at BRBH?

About Blue Ridge Behavioral HealthcareBlue Ridge Behavioral Healthcare (BRBH) is a public community health center serving two cities and three counties in Virginia's Roanoke Valley. BRBH was established under the Code of Virginia to provide services to children, adults, and families with mental illness, substance use disorders, and intellectual disabilities.  BRBH serves over 11,000 individuals and families annually in the cities of Roanoke and Salem and the counties of Botetourt, Craig, and Roanoke, comprising a population base of approximately of 255,683 over an area of 1,181.0 square miles in urban, rural, and suburban communities in the beautiful Roanoke Valley of Virginia. 

Roanoke is known for its vibrant outdoor lifestyle. The Roanoke Valley is home to stunning scenery, friendly people, and tremendous recreational opportunities in the surrounding Blue Ridge Mountains, as well as a thriving arts and performing arts community, excellent restaurants, and attractive quality of life.

BRBH operates multiple programs throughout the Roanoke Valley with over 400 employees working to provide or support our services.  We are proud to have served our community for over 50 years. Blue Ridge Behavioral Healthcare maintains a drug-free workplace and equal opportunity employment. This position is located in Roanoke, VA.

BRBH follows CMS (Centers for Medicaid & Medicare Services) guidelines, which require, if hired, proof of COVID-19 vaccination, or an approved medical or religious exemption.