Triora Spain, network of alcohol and drug addiction care clinics positioned in strategic regions of Spain, servicing local and international clients.
Triora is part of Parnassia Groep, the Netherlands’ largest provider of mental health care, with a 400-year history. The group’s mission is to provide professional and respectful help to people suffering from addiction and psychological problems.
The Medical director is responsible for the quality of the treatment programs of all patients according to the Triora treatment standard. He/she is managing all medical doctors, psychologists, nurses and other treatment staff members who are working at the outpatient facility. For now the position will be on a flexible part time/on call bases in the future this could grow.
Essential functions and competentcies
- Evaluates patients by interviewing the patient, family, and other persons; conducting physical examinations; observing behaviours; reviewing medical history and related documents; selecting, administering, and interpreting psychological tests; ordering laboratory tests and evaluating results.
- Develops treatment plans by determining the nature and extent of cognitive, emotional, developmental, social, and behavioural disorders; establishing treatment goals and methodologies.
- Treats patients by utilising evidence based or best practice psychotherapeutic methods and medications; discussing progress toward goals with patients; providing instructions; monitoring the effect of medications; supervising staff provision of services.
- Maintains interdisciplinary treatment by reviewing treatment plans and progress; consulting and collaborating with primary care physicians/referrers, mental health therapists, nurses, and other healthcare providers/team members.
- Referral within as well as outside the team as and when necessary.
- Assures quality and safe service for patients and staff by enforcing policies, procedures, standards, rules, registration board requirements, and legal regulations; participating in patient reviews; remaining available for emergency consultations.
- Improves staff competence by providing training and discussions regarding the interrelationship between psychosocial and physiological problems, psychotropic medications, crisis intervention, and related issues.
- Maintains historical records by documenting symptoms, medications, and treatment events; writing summaries in patient files.
- Updates job knowledge by participating in continuing medical, educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organisations.
- Enhances the organisation reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
Required Education and Experience
- Medical degree, followed by specialisation as a Psychiatrist, with appropriate experience in addiction/dual disorders or an experienced medical doctor with a master in addiction care specialized in drug addiction.
- Registration as a specialist by the medical board of the country where work is carried out.
- Is up to date in own knowledge and new scientific developments in own field as well as the addiction field in general.
- Fluency in English (written, oral, writing an comprehension).
Please respond to Laura Vaquer, HRM Manager Triora Spain, with a motivational letter and a CV. Please send in via HR@triora.es