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Title:  MEDICAL CONSULTANT I (PSYCHIATRIST), DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES
Salary: $8,711.00 - $11,950.00
Posted: 12/12/2012

Job Description:
SUBJECT TO CDSS DROA PROCESS.

UNDER THE DIRECTION OF THE TEAM MANAGER (TM) (DESA I), THE MEDICAL CONSULTANT (MCI) PSYCHIATRIST, IN CONJUCTION WITH DISABILITY EVALUATION ANALYST STAFF, AJDUDICATES APPLICATIONS FOR DISABILITY BENEFITS UNDER THE SOCIAL SECURITY, SUPPLEMENTAL SECURITY INCOME AND/OR MEDI-CAL PROGRAMS. THE MC REVIEWS CASE HISTORIES, EVALUATES AND INTERPRETS MEDICAL REPORTS, AND EVALUATES POSSIBLE EFFECTS OF MEDICAL OR SURGICAL TREATMENTS OF THE APPLICANT'S FUNCTIONAL ABILITIES BASED ON PROGRAM GUIDELINES. THE MC IS A FULL PARTICIPANT ON THE TEAM AND IS INVOLVED IN DECISION-MAKING REGARDING TEAM ENDEAVORS RELATED TO THE TEAM'S QUALITY, WORKFLOW.

THIS POSITION MAY REQUIRE FINGERPRINT CLEARANCE. CRIMINAL RECORD CHECKS OF PROSPECTIVE FULL- OR PART-TIME CDSS, DISABILITY DETERMINATION SERVICE DIVISION (DDSD) PERSONNEL MAY BE CONDUCTED. APPLICANTS FOR THIS POSITION MAY BE REQUIRED TO SUBMIT FINGERPRINTS TO THE DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE AND BE CLEARED BEFORE HIRING. (5 CFR 731.202 AND 20 CFR 404.1620)



Additional Information:

Working Title Position Number
Medical Consultant I-Psychiatrist 800 - 982 - 7785 - 910
Location County
Los Angeles LOS ANGELES
Timebase Tenure
Part Time   (.5) Permanent   month(s)
Final Filing Date: Department Link:
02/01/2013 None Specified
Contact Unit/Address Contact Name/Phone
Los Angeles State Programs
3580Wilshire BD,S 500 MS 34-07
Los Angeles, CA 90010
Rissa Echavez
(213) 480-6406

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