Locum Tenens Psychiatry Job in Missouri

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Psychiatry

Staff Care

Nevada, Missouri

Locum Tenens

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

A Psychiatrist is needed in western Missouri for a 3 month long assignment starting in October. The schedule is Monday - Friday, 8am - 5pm, no weekends and no call; and the facility will consider part time providers. The physician will see adult patients; perform evaluations, consults, and medication management in an inpatient unit; and may be considered for combination inpatient/outpatient. Call Staff Care today if you would like to hear more details!

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
A Missouri State License is required
The physician must have experience seeing adult and geriatric patients in an inpatient setting.

Preferred Qualifications
The client is open to board eligible or board certified candidates.

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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