Locum Tenens Psychiatry Job in Florida

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Staff Care


Locum Tenens

Job Description & Requirements
Psychiatrist - (Psych) Locum Tenens
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 8 Hour/Day Pay Rate: $140.00 - 155.00

Correctional facility needing full time psychiatrist for contract coverage. Provider will be working full time from 8am to 5pm. Candidates will be responsible for medication management, evaluation of new patients, and ongoing counseling-testing. Please contact Staff Care for more information on this opportunity.

A psychiatrist (locum tenens) is a mental health professional, who focuses on preventing, diagnosing, and treating mental illness. After completing medical school, a psychiatrist must also complete a one year internship and three additional years of specialized training as a psychiatric resident. In the treatment of mental illness, a psychiatrist is licensed to prescribe medication. Some conditions requiring medication include; depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, and ADHD. A psychiatrist evaluates patients with mental illness and, in cases where medication is subscribed, often practices medication management.

Required Qualifications
Provider must have a clean and active Florida state license.

Preferred Qualifications
Candidates must be comfortable working in a correctional setting.

Facility Location
A suburb of Tampa Bay, Zephyrhills is a small but steadily growing community. Fans of the outdoors and extreme sports will feel right at home in Zephyrhills, as the city contains one of the world's largest skydiving drop zones. Zephyrhills prides itself on its sense of community, maintaining a beautiful, pedestrian-friendly downtown rife with small businesses and local eateries. With its proximity to the much larger Tampa Bay, Zephyrhills residents will never be wanting of a "big city" experience, should they so desire it.

Job Benefits
Staff Care typically arranges medical or dental malpractice insurance for contractor physicians and other specialists with whom we match to client opportunities. In addition, Staff Care locum tenens positions regularly receive highly competitive pay and a dedicated team to handle all travel, lodging, rental, and transportation needs.

About the Company
Staff Care, an AMN Healthcare company, is the nation's leader in locum tenens staffing. We provide flexible, temporary employment options for physicians, clinicians, and other allied health professionals in all specialties with a variety of healthcare organizations, typically with interim contracts lasting from one week to one year. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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