§ Perform a full range of clinical psychologist procedures in accordance with clinical privileges granted by the Commanding Officer.
§ Maintain a level of productivity comparable with that of other individuals performing similar services.
§ Participate in peer review and performance improvement activities.
§ Practice aseptic techniques as necessary. Comply with infection control guidelines to include the proper handling, storage, and disposal of infectious wastes, and the use of universal precautions to prevent the spread of infection.
§ Function with an awareness and application of safety procedures.
§ Perform efficiently in emergency patient situations following established protocols, remaining calm, informing appropriate persons, and documenting events. Anticipate potential problems/emergencies and make appropriate interventions. Notify supervisor, director, or other designated person regarding problems that the HCW is unable to manage.
§ Apply an awareness of legal issues in all aspects of patient care and strive to manage situations in a reduced risk manner.
- Degree/Education: Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) of Doctor of Psychology (PsyD). Graduate from an American Psychology Association accredited college or university with a doctoral degree in clinical or counseling psychology
- Certification/Licensure: Possess and maintain a current unrestricted license to practice as a registered nurse in any one (1) of the 50 States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Guam or the U.S. Virgin Islands
- Experience: Possess one year of pertinent clinical experience within the past two (2) years as a Clinical Psychologist