Specifications include, but are not limited to: The North MS State Hospital is seeking to establish a contract for on-site/face to face,part-time psychiatry services at 1937 Briar Ridge Road in Tupelo, MS. North Mississippi State Hospital, a program of the Mississippi Department of Mental Health, is an acute care behavioral mental health program offering treatment and services for mentally ill adult men and women in northeast Mississippi. The 50-bed psychiatric hospital opened in 1999. Admissions, primarily initiated through the Chancery Court system, come from an 18 county catchment area served by Regions II (Communicare), III (LifeCore), and IV (Timber Hills) Community Mental Health Care Centers. The selected psychiatrist will work collaboratively with a team of professionals including a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, Behavioral Health Specialist, Social Worker, Pharmacist, Recreation Therapist, Register Nurse, and Treatment Technician. Our vision is to be a leader in partnering with a coordinated network of recovery-oriented community based services and supports that is person-centered and builds on the strengths and resilience of individuals, families, and communities to achieve improved health, wellness and quality of life for those with mental illness.