Job Description & Requirements
Immediate Need for Inpatient Psychiatry Physician Services in Albany NY
Provider will perform inpatient only psychiatry physician services at the Stratton VA Medical Center. Provider will need to be board certified or eligible and have completed a full psychiatric residency, any state license, BLS, ACLS, DEA, and NPI. M-Su 8 am-430 pm. Schedule will most likely be split between two providers alternating every week or every other week. Provider will provide evaluation and management of patients on the acute inpatient psychiatry unit (12 beds) along with nurse practitioner. Services to be performed include: performing assessments/examinations on initial encounters with unscheduled, emergent, urgent and new patients; coordinating patient treatment plans; and ordering appropriate diagnostic tests. VA experience is preferred.