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: 11/07/2016Available Shifts: Varied Shift Pay Rate: $140.00 - 155.00

Psychiatric ER Hospitalist needed for overnights and weekend shifts in Brooklyn. Weeknight shifts are usually 6p to 8a and weekends are 7a-7p or 7p-7a. Four bed unit in the ER with possible floor consultations as needed. Great pick up shift to accommodate your current schedule. Great rates! Start immediately for ongoing coverage. Board Certification preferred. Shifts may fluctuate month to month. 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
Across the Brooklyn Bridge from Manhattan, this dynamic community is filled with history, charm and diversity. From delicious Italian restaurants and lively Irish pubs to Coney Island roller coasters and tree-lined parks, Brooklyn is undoubtedly one of New Yorks most fascinating boroughs.

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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