Locum Tenens Psychiatry Job in North Carolina

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Staff Care

North Carolina

Locum Tenens

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

Inpatient Psychiatrist is needed for adult locums treatment. Monday through Friday schedule, no nights or weekend call. Hospital prefers candidate with electronic medical records experience. Will be treating male and female patients with all types of cases. Call Staff Care for 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
Active and clean North Carolina state license.
Comfortable with electronic medical records.

Preferred Qualifications
Experienced treating adult patients with all types of cases.

Facility Location
Named one of Reader's Digest's top ten places to raise a family, Morganton is one of North Carolina's most livable cities. Culture seekers will want to explore the nearby Joara archaeological site, an excavated structure built by Spanish settlers in the mid-1500s. Fans of the outdoors flock to Lake James for all manner of aquatic sports and beautiful views of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Catawba Meadows Park offers a wealth of summer recreation activities. Sports fans can enjoy two stellar golf courses in Morganton.

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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