The Clinical Psychologist II evaluates, plans, directs, and administers psychology services. Will assist patients in reaching their maximum performance and level of functioning; while learning to live within the limits of their capabilities. Participates in operational aspects of the department, maintains performance improvement activities within the department, and participates in CQI activities. This position organizes the daily scheduling of patients and staffing of personnel in a cost-effective manner.
Pain Rehabilitation Services offers a unique interdisciplinary model of treatment focused on improving the quality of life and productivity of people impacted by chronic pain. A blend of medical, physical and behavioral rehabilitation forms the basis of our program. The result is comprehensive and cost-effective treatment for individuals of all ages.
The Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) has awarded Sharp Memorial Rehabilitation Center with a special designation for the rehabilitation of patients with brain injury, spinal cord injury, stroke and general rehabilitation designations.
Sharp Memorial Hospital is dedicated to providing the highest-quality, patient-centered care and consists of 368 beds. Designed to promote comfort and healing with the use of natural light and soothing colors, the hospital offers the latest medical technology.
Sharp Memorial is known for outstanding programs in cardiac and vascular care, cancer treatment, orthopedic and neurological services, rehabilitation, robotic surgery and multiorgan transplantation, and has been recognized as a MAGNET®-designated hospital for nursing excellence and is also designated as a Person-Centered Hospital by Planetree, an organization committed to personalizing, humanizing, and demystifying the hospital experience for patients and their families.
This position is located in Serra Mesa, San Diego County
Full Time (1.0) variable shift position - 80 hours per 2 week pay period
Majority of hours worked will be within the Pain Program, candidate could work additional hours in the Community Re-Entry Program or in the Inpatient Rehabilitation Program
Required Skills and Qualifications
PhD from an approved school of Psychology
Current California Licensed Clinical Psychologist (LCP)
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification for Healthcare Providers issued by the American Heart Association
Five or more years of previous experience in all aspects of Psychology
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
Physical requirements of positions may be discussed during interview.
Sharp HealthCare is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, transgender status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or any other protected class