Candidate must possess a license to practice medicine in the State of Wisconsin or the ability to obtain the license prior to appointment. Candidate must have completed an approved residency in psychiatry.
We're looking for a talented individual to fill our LTE Psychiatrist position. Come join the Department of Health Services (DHS); Division of Care & Treatment Services (DCTS), Southern Wisconsin Center (SWC) for the Developmentally Disabled.
SWC is a state operated Intermediate Care Facility for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities. SWC provides a wide variety of programs and services designed to assist and prepare individuals to live successfully in the setting that best meets their needs. Located in southern Wisconsin near Union Grove, SWC brings together a rich history and state of the art treatment approaches for the new millennium. Union Grove is a growing community with small town charm and easy access to Milwaukee and Chicago.
Limited Term Employment (LTE) positions are temporary and cannot contain more than 1,039 hours in a 12 month period. For more information, please click here: LTE Info.
The Medical Consultant provides Psychiatrist services to the clients of Southern Wisconsin Center. This includes providing psychiatric evaluation/consultations on a regular and emergency basis as requested by Medical and Psychology Services. This position also directs psychotropic medication reduction programs at SWC. In addition, this position will continue to improve the quality of psychiatric diagnostic classifications on the population at SWC and maintain the best available treatment for psychiatric disorders.
Due to the nature of the position, all applicants who may be appointed to this position will be required to allow the Department of Health Services to conduct a background check to determine whether the circumstances of any conviction may be related to the job being filled.
This position requires possession of a license to practice medicine in the State of Wisconsin, plus a minimum of three (3) years in an approved residency in psychiatry. Board Certification in General Psychiatry is expected within three (3) years of hire.