Integral Care is the Local Mental Health Authority for Travis County TX and is currently looking to hire a part-time or full-time Staff Psychiatrist to provide psychiatric medical services at the Travis County Correctional Complex. Integral Care helps adults and children living with mental illness, substance use disorder, and intellectual and developmental disabilities in Travis County. Integral Care is contracted with Travis County Correctional Complex to provide psychiatric medical services for individuals at the jail, and currently employs 4 full time Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioners located at the Jail, in addition to the Staff Psychiatrist position. The target population is inmates in the Travis County Correctional Complex with untreated severe mental health disorders. Mental health staff screen inmates upon booking and continually assess for symptoms of severe and persistent mental illness throughout their stay in jail. Inmates who meet criteria are then scheduled to see a psychiatrist or psychiatric nurse practitioner to receive treatment.
Texas Medical License required.
Internal Number: 6616
About Integral Care
Integral Care improves the lives of adults and children living with mental illness, substance use disorder and intellectual and developmental disabilities in Travis County. As the Local Mental Health and Intellectual and Developmental Disability Authority, Integral Care strengthens our community by supporting our most important asset, our people, to achieve well-being. Integral Care provides individuals with high quality mental health care, collaborates with community partners to strengthen programs and systems, and works to raise awareness of mental health issues in our community.