Locum Tenens Psychiatry Job in Texas

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Locum Tenens Psychiatry Jobs > Texas > Brenham

Psychiatry

Staff Care

Brenham, Texas

Locum Tenens

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

Child psychiatrist is needed for locums coverage starting in October ongoing. The schedule is Monday-Friday 8a-5p, no weekends and no call. The physician will see children, adolescent and adult patients, perform evaluations, consults and medication management. 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
Texas Medical License
Board certification or board eligibility in psychiatry
DEA Certificate and Texas Controlled Substances Registration


Preferred Qualifications
Experienced treating children and adolescent patients with variety of diagnosis.

Facility Location
With a setting thats both bucolic and active, Brenham, TX is a town thats preserved its historic heritage while also embracing modern amenities and entertainment. Horseback riding, golf courses, parks, a wine trail, and a state-of-the-art performing arts center blend with historic ranches, lavender farms, beautiful springtime flower displays, and charming B&Bs.

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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