Locum Tenens Psychiatry Job in Pennsylvania

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Locum Tenens Psychiatry Jobs > Pennsylvania > Monroeville

Psychiatry

Staff Care

Monroeville, Pennsylvania

Locum Tenens

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

A psychiatric hospital an hour from Pittsburg, Pennsylvania is looking for full time psychiatry coverage, starting as soon as possible. This psychiatrist will be working with a variety of patients within their adult population on an inpatient basis. The clinic has a full support staff, therapists, nurses, psychiatric nurse practitioner, and electronic medical records to assist the physician. They are looking for someone available as soon as possible while they are recruiting for a permanent mental health physician. The psychiatrist will have an 8am to 5pm, Monday through Friday work schedule. For more information please contact Staff Care.

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.

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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