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 Psychiatrists is needed in Northern Virginia for an opportunity to begin immediately. The schedule is Monday - Friday, No CAll, No Weekends. The provider will see 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
- Active Virginia license

Preferred Qualifications
- Comfortable working as a team within an inpatient facility.

Facility Location
Situated just six miles from Washington, D.C., Falls Church offers a historical presence dating back hundreds of years, as well as countless modern day amenities and attractions. The city is home to one of the top public school systems in the nation and an impressive collection of museums, galleries and nationally registered historic places can be found in and around this pleasant town.

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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