Psychiatrist - (Psych) Locum Tenens

  • 111607
  • Psychiatry - Adult
  • 3/14/2018
  • Cedartown, GA
  • 8 Hour/Day
  • Ongoing
  • ASAP
  • Locum Tenens
  • $140.00 - $185.00
  • *Wages are based on average rates and may be impacted by facility budgets and seasonality and may include a combination of taxable and non-taxable earnings and reimbursements. 

Job Description & Requirements

Psychiatrist - (Psych) Locum Tenens

Georgia licensed psychiatrist needed for all adult Crisis Stabilization/Residential Treatment Unit west of Atlanta near Alabama border. Immediate start for ongoing coverage as facility recruits permanent provider. 30 bed unit with full census. Mondays-Fridays; no call, no weekends. Duties include medication management, diagnostics, re-checks, discharge summary and attending treatment teams. Average length of stay is 7 days. Average amount of admissions and discharges is 6. Initial 30 evaluations at 30 minutes; follow-ups are 15 minutes. Average about 15 patients per day split duties with another provider. Qualifacts Carelogic EHR system used. Board eligible candidates considered. Good rates with travel provided! Call Staff Care today for more information!

Required Qualifications

Candidate must possess a clean and active Georgia state license.

Preferred Qualifications

Both board eligible and board certified candidates will be considered.

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.