Psychologist Bariatric

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Valley Health System
Published
September 19, 2019
Location
Winchester, Virginia
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Psychologist Bariatric

Physician/Advanced Practice Clinician (APC) Winchester, VA Winchester, Virginia VH WMC Bariatric - Admin - 159330 Full-Time

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Who We Are

Valley Health System is a not-for-profit network of hospitals, urgent cares, physician practices, and services. Expanding across Virginia, West Virginia, and Maryland, we are devoted to the health of all who call our 18-county area home.

A vital resource for healthcare, we are the region’s largest employer, a dependable community partner, and are at the leading edge of clinical innovations.

We are looking for passionate, innovative, and caring people who will each bring their unique skills and perspectives to our workplace.

What You Will Do:

Provides direct therapeutic interventions for patients to include initial bariatric behavioral health evaluation for medical and surgical patients, and on-going individual therapy as determined by the provider and patient; provide educational classes for patients and/or family (lifestyle education, back on track, pre and post operatively behavioral health class).

What You Will Bring:

Education
Doctorate Degree (Ph.D./Psy.D.) in Clinical Psychology required

Certification & Licensures
Current state license and in good standing in your clinical specialty required

Qualifications
Current state license and in good standing in your clinical specialty required. Competent to provide evaluations, therapy services, and treatment to the age group of patients served Knowledgeable in the cognitive, physical, emotional and chronological stages of human growth and development. Working knowledge of treatment of eating disorders required Ability to lead patient education and support groups required Competent to successfully interact with patients according to their special needs which may apply based on the age of the patient served

What You Will Get:

- Competitive salary
- Flexible scheduling
- Onsite Childcare (available at some locations)
- Health Insurance
- Paid Time Off
- Wellness Program
- Tuition Assistance
- Retirement Plan
- Life Insurance

*some benefits are subject to change due to job status

We celebrate, support, and thrive on our differences for the benefit of our employees, our patients, and the communities we serve.
We are neighbors caring for neighbors, and our goal is always to help those we serve get well, feel well, and stay well.

EOE

Criminal Background Checks
VA State Police
3rd party Background Check
Central Registry

FLSA Classification
Exempt

Grade
120

Physical Demands
16 A Medical Practitioner

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About aspindle

aspindle Valley Health is a nonprofit organization serving the healthcare needs of people in and around an area known as the Top of Virginia, as well as parts of West Virginia and Maryland. Valley Health was incorporated November 4, 1994, after Winchester Medical Center (WMC) and Warren Memorial Hospital (WMH), in Front Royal, had partnered to serve the region. Headquartered in Winchester, Virginia, Valley Health now operates six hospitals: WMC, WMH, Shenandoah Memorial Hospital (SMH) in Woodstock, VA, Page Memorial Hospital (PMH) in Luray, VA, Hampshire Memorial Hospital (HMH) in Romney, WV, and War Memorial Hospital in Berkeley Springs, WV. Valley Health has a combined 594 licensed inpatient beds and 166 long-term care beds. The system is supported by more than 5,300 employees, and a medical staff of over 500. Valley Health had 30,000 inpatient admissions in 2012 and more than 140,000 emergency room visits. Total outpatient encounters numbered approximately 800,000. Over 2,600 babies were delivered at Valley Health hospitals in 2012. The Valley Health family of services includes: •Winchester Medical Center •Warren Memorial Hospital (Front Royal, VA) •Shenandoah Memorial Hospital (Woodstock, VA) •Hampshire Memorial Hospital (Romney, WV) •Page Memorial Hospital (Luray, VA) •War Memorial Hospital (Berkeley Springs, WV) •Valley Regional Enterprises, Inc.(Valley Home Care, Valley Medical Transport, Valley Pharmacy) •Surgi-Center of Winchester •Urgent Care (Winchester, VA; Front Royal, VA; Martinsburg, WV)

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