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

Inpatient psychiatrists needed for Cooperstown hospital. Basic inpatient duties include admissions, discharges, rounding on 12 bed adult unit. Census is 12 with average length of stay at 7 days. EPIC Trained. Full time, Monday-Friday 8-5. Call available if desired. NP support.Locum MD will supervise the NP on every patient. Locum will see all admissions and discharges. Depending on the volume the locum may have to do consults in the hospital as well. Medical H & P's are provided by the Hospitalist Team. Great rates and travel provided!

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
Best known as the home of the Baseball Hall of Fame, Cooperstown possesses a quaint charm that is hard to come by these days. Beer fans will want to check out Brewery Ommegang, a world-class Belgian-style brewery just south of the city, while wine drinkers can visit several vineyards to quench their thirst. Though the Baseball Hall of Fame is perhaps the biggest cultural draw, one would be remiss not to visit Cooperstown's other museums, such as the Fenimore Art Museum, one of the nation's preeminent art institutions.

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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