Locum Tenens Psychiatry Job in Virginia

Arrow Back to List ArrowPrevious   NextArrow

Locum Tenens Psychiatry Job in Virginia

Arrow Back to Virginia Psychiatry Jobs ArrowPrevious   NextArrow
Locum Tenens Psychiatry Jobs > Virginia > Lynchburg

Psychiatry

Staff Care

Lynchburg, Virginia

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 for an immediate and ongoing opportunity. The schedule is flexible, no weekends and no call. The physician will see adult patients to perform evaluations, consults, and medication management. The site utilizes EMRs. 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
Open to both Board Certified and Board Eligible candidates

Preferred Qualifications
Comfortable working as a team with case managers and other clinicians

Facility Location
Situated in the heart of Virginia along the banks of the James River, Lynchburg features a close-knit community framed by the towering Blue Ridge mountains. This unique landscape provides the ideal setting for countless recreational adventures. The city is also home to a number of hospitals and other medical facilities, offering travelers a great opportunity to grow their careers.

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.


Psychiatrist, psychiatry, mental illness, physician, healthcare, mental health, medication, medical, doctor, locum tenens

Share This Position

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • Google+

Apply For This Position or Request More Information