Locum Tenens Psychiatry Virginia Job

Description

<p style="text-align: justify;">A Hospital in Virginia is in need of an additional Psychiatrist to join their inpatient unit on a locum tenens basis. </p><p style="text-align: justify;"><br></p><p style="text-align: justify;">Details: </p><p style="text-align: justify;"><br></p><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-family: Symbol; font-size: 10pt;">·</span><span style="font-size: 7pt;">        </span><span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif;">2 adult units of 50 adult beds; 2 geriatric units of 60 geriatric beds</span> </p><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-family: Symbol; font-size: 10pt;">·</span><span style="font-size: 7pt;">        </span><span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif;">Facility is staffed 5 Attending Psychiatrists, 1 resident, 1 internal medicine physician, 1 nurse practitioner.</span> </p><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-family: Symbol; font-size: 10pt;">·</span><span style="font-size: 7pt;">        </span><span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif;">Dependent upon the patient care need, the Psychiatrist will see approximately 17 patients. Within the 17, will need to see daily those on AMM (acute medical management) of about 2-5 patients. This physician</span></p><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif;">   will be on a team of 3 attending psychiatrists and a nurse practitioner.</span></p><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-family: Symbol; font-size: 10pt;">·</span><span style="font-size: 7pt;">        </span><span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif;">Average length of stay last month for an Adult patient was 48 days.</span></p><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-family: Symbol; font-size: 10pt;">·</span><span style="font-size: 7pt;">        </span><span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif;">Averaged 7 admissions over the past month.</span></p><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-family: Symbol; font-size: 10pt;">·</span><span style="font-size: 7pt;">        </span><span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif;">Must have the ability to perform physical assessments if needed. (However, this is rarely required of a Locum Psychiatrist.</span> </p><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-family: Symbol; font-size: 10pt;">·</span><span style="font-size: 7pt;">        </span><span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif;">Work hours are 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. with ½ lunch (No overtime). No weekends/holidays required.</span></p><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-family: Symbol; font-size: 10pt;">·</span><span style="font-size: 7pt;">        </span><b style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif;">No on-call needed</b><span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif;">. (On-call is provided by a large group of physicians, including internal medicine colleagues and psychiatrists)</span>.</p><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-family: Symbol; font-size: 10pt;">·</span><span style="font-size: 7pt;">        </span><span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif;">Works with superb nursing staff.</span> </p><p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-family: Symbol; font-size: 10pt;">·</span><span style="font-size: 7pt;">        </span><span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif;">Full complement in interdisciplinary team of psychologists, social workers, adjunctive therapists; as well as consultation services with OT, PT, nutrition, surgery, orthopedics, podiatry and dental.</span> </p><p><br></p><p>If you are interested or have any questions please reach out! </p>

Details

  • Setting: In Patient
  • On Call: No
  • Schedule: Full-Time
  • Assignment Length: 3months + option to extend
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