Locum Tenens Psychiatry Job in Oregon

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Locum Tenens Psychiatry Jobs > Oregon > Portland

Psychiatry

Staff Care

Portland, Oregon

Locum Tenens

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

An adult psychiatrist is needed for inpatient coverage at a hospital in Portland, Oregon. Coverage will be from July through the end of August , and the schedule is Monday thru Friday from 8am to 5pm with Call rotation. Physician will all adult patients to provide med checks, consultations, and patient evaluations. Call Staff Care today to learn more.

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 Oregon License


Preferred Qualifications
Recent inpatient experience a plus

Facility Location
Nestled at the junction of two great rivers, ringed by pristine forests and ancient volcanoes, Oregons largest city is a great base for exploring the rugged Northwest while on assignment. Regularly voted as one of the most livable cities in the nation, Portland boasts a vital arts scene, beautiful parks, an abundance of microbreweries and a relaxed, unhurried way of life.

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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