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: 12/02/2016Available Shifts: Weekends Pay Rate: $140.00 - 155.00

Inpatient weekend adult Psychiatrist is needed in North Carolina. Coverage will be for every fourth weekend of the month. The physician will see all adult patients; perform evaluations, consults and medication management. Provider will see approximately 10 to 12 patients per day with 5 day length of stay. Open to board eligible candidates within 5 years of residency. Call Staff Care today if you would like to hear more about this opportunity.

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
Experience treating ages 18+ with all types of diagnosis.

Preferred Qualifications
Open to board eligible candidates within 5 years of residency.
Comfortable with electronic medical records.

Facility Location
Goldsboro is bordered by the Neuse and Little rivers, and is located within a daytrip of both Greenville and Raleigh. It's also home to the famous Seymour Johnson Air Force Base. The Cliffs of the Neuse State Park features fishing and hiking options as well as an educational nature museum. Golf fans will want to play a round at the recently renovated Goldsboro Municipal Course. Those interested in historic architecture can spend an afternoon at Waynesborough Historical Village, home to preserved buildings ranging from several different time periods.

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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