Locum Tenens Psychiatry Job in Pennsylvania

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Locum Tenens Psychiatry Jobs > Pennsylvania > Bellefonte


Staff Care

Bellefonte, Pennsylvania

Locum Tenens

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

A Psychiatrist is needed in Pennsylvania immediate psychiatry coverage full time. This a correctional opportunity in the central part of the state is looking for a psychiatrist comfortable with the male out patient population. The facility has a full support staff, plus a primary care physician. The outpatient clinic is open 5 days per week for ongoing medication management. Please 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
An active Pennsylvania state license is required

Preferred Qualifications
Experience seeing adult male patients in an outpatient setting is needed.

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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