Clinical Neuropsychologist

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Avera Medical Group is seeking a full-time Neuropsychologist in Sioux Falls, SD

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

– Ph.D. or Psy.D. in Psychology required
– 2 year post-doctorate training (or equivalent experience) in Clinical Neuropsychology required
– Lifespan (children through geriatric) experience preferred.

CERTIFICATION, LICENSURE, and/or REGISTRATIONS:

– South Dakota Psychology License required
– This position requires a valid driver’s license and that the employee is insurable by the Avera Health automobile liability insurance carrier.
– Board certification or board eligible preferred.

Essential Functions of the Neuropsychologist:

·       Establish a clinical practice for the diagnosis, treatment or referral of clients/patients.

·       Assist in a multi-disciplinary, holistic approach to the treatment of clients, coordinating as appropriate with hospital departments.

·       Conduct neuropsychological assessments in accordance with accepted principles of the South Dakota Board of Examiners of Psychologists and the American Psychological Association.

·       Assess progress of clients/patients and modify or extend treatment program accordingly.

·       Coordinate care of clients/patients with referring physician or agency.  Document assessments, testing, and therapy in accordance with hospital policies and procedures on medical records.

·       Communicate with family members/significant others in order to further the effectiveness of client/patient treatment and progress.

·       Provide educational programs on a variety of psychological/neuropsychological topics to hospital/community groups as requested.

·       Administer and interpret neuropsychological assessments, testing instruments, and outcome measures.

·       Provide consultation and neuropsychological assessments for medical specialty groups/departments including neurology, psychiatry, neurosurgery, physiatry, and others.

·       Provides clinical supervision and training to psychometrists/technicians.

 

This position offers market competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefit and relocation package and more.

To learn more about Avera Medical Group and this opportunity, please contact:
Sarah Murphy, Physician Recruiter
Avera Medical Group
1325 S. Cliff Avenue
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
Phone: (605) 322-1367

To apply for this job please visit pm.healthcaresource.com.