Locum Tenens Psychiatry Job in Virginia

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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

A Full Time Psychiatrist is needed in Virginia starting in September. The schedule is Monday - Friday, 8a-5p, with Call rotation every 4 to 5 weeks. The physician will see all adult patients to perform evaluations, consultations and medication management. The site utilizes EMRs and is willing to train. 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
Clean and Active VA license
Board Certified

Preferred Qualifications
Comfortable working as a team to deliver patient care

Facility Location
Situated between the Blue Ridge and Shenandoah Mountains, Harrisonburg features a rich history, lively art and music scene, and magnificent mountain views. Settled in 1737 around natural springs, this Virginia town offers an abundance of outdoor recreation, major Civil War sites and a historic downtown area filled with artisan and specialty shops.

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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