Locum Tenens Psychiatry Job in Ohio

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Staff Care


Locum Tenens

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

Inpatient full time geriatric Psychiatrist is needed in southeast Ohio for an ongoing opportunity starting in August.. Hours are Monday - Friday 8 am-5 pm, with some weeknight call. The physician will see geriatric patients; perform evaluations, consults and medication management. Approximately 7-8 patients per day for inpatient unit. 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
Must have active Ohio license
Open to board certified or board eligible within 5 years of residency candidates

Facility Location
Gallipolis is a small town that has worked hard to maintain its historical charm. A walk through downtown Gallipolis feels like a trip to another time, with vintage shops and historic buildings restored but unmodified to reflect their original character. Gallipolis is situated right on the Ohio River, offering residents and visitors a wealth of water activities such as fishing, boating and water skiing. Surrounded by producing farm land, Gallipolis is truly a town in which one can "eat local."

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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