A Medical practice in Ho Chi Minh is currently looking for an experienced English speaking Western Psychiatric Doctor.
This medical practice has been operating in Vietnam since 1994 with three clinics and are currently building a brand new centre I. They are looking for an English speaking Psychiatric Doctor to join the highly qualified physicians in Ho Chi Minh City
Assess and screen patients by conducting psychiatric evaluations, including interviews, medical histories, physical exams, observations, and psychological testing
Analyze data and results of assessments to diagnose patients
Prescribe and administer medications according to diagnosis
Monitor patients to determine efficacy and potential side effects of medications
Develop a treatment plan, measure progress against the plan and make adjustments
Provide crisis intervention as needed
Complete all necessary clinical documentation in an accurate and timely manner
Collaborate with a broader team of physicians, psychologists, and nurses to assess and adjust treatment plans
Coordinate and communicate with case managers and other stakeholders about treatment and care Qualifications
Current and valid board certification in psychiatry
Medical degree and completion of an approved psychiatric residency
Licensed to practice medicine in state of practice
Excellent knowledge and familiarity with current DSM criteria
Familiar with crisis assessment tools and techniques
Strong working knowledge of general psychiatric principles and practices
Excellent interpersonal and communication
At least 3 years of experience in a hospital environment.
Having worked in a hospital in the last 2 years before
Within the last 2 years before applying for this position, having worked at least 18 months (not necessarily consecutive).
For screening purposes, candidates will needs to provide a cover letter from previous employers confirming the amount of time worked as an employee of the hospital
Practical details, Salary and benefits
Commencement date: July 1st 2020 - tentative and will depend on the COVID -19 return to work Policy .
Employment type: Full time
Location: Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Remuneration and working hours /days to be discussed on application
Benefits: Malpractice coverage, medical treatment in the clinic for free/at cost as per the clinic policy for the employee and his/her immediate dependents, accommodation of 7 days upon arrival to Hanoi, Visa, Work permit, ML expenses will be borne by the employer, up to 3 days/annually of CME after the 1st year.
Flight tickets: 1 return flight ticket every 12 working months. 1 way ticket on the date the employee start his/her work.
Annual leave: 18 days annual leave days and 10-12 mandatory Vietnamese public holidays. https