Locum Tenens Psychiatry Job in New York

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Staff Care

New York

Locum Tenens

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

New York licensed psychiatrist needed for inpatient duties at State OMH facility in Buffalo. 25 bed unit serving adults. M-F; no call, no weekends! Rounding, medication management and evaluations round out daily duties. Great rates! Immediate start for ongoing coverage. Call Staff Care today for more information!

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.

Facility Location
Nestled on the banks of Lake Erie and at the southern end of the Niagara River, Buffalo is New Yorks second largest city right behind the Big Apple. Cultures blend in this waterfront city known for its culinary delights and friendly inhabitants who welcome newcomers with open arms. Discover the unique urban and historical neighborhoods that add to the citys charm and character, or spend some time relaxing at one of the 20 parks found around town.

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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