Psychiatric Physician Assistant Needed for Locum Tenens Coverage ASAP at Correctional Facility in Santa Barbara, CA

Date posted: Today Location: CA

Job description

A 376-bed, 133,000 square foot facility is seeking a psychiatric physician assistant for locum tenens coverage. Coverage will continue until a perm MD is hired.
The facility is located east of Santa Barbara Airport and west of Downtown Santa Barbara, right off Hwy 101.
The schedule could be 5-8's, 4-10's, or 3-12's, they are very open and will leave the schedule up to the provider. Candidates must have prior correctional experience and addiction medicine experience is a plus. Patients are SMI so they need to be familiar with those types of patients. EMR is CORE and credentialing take 24 hours to complete.
The locum will be given a week training/orientation; however, if the clinician has experience w/ CORE & working in a jail setting they can hit the ground running after a few days.


Dates Needed:  ASAP - Ongoing
Call Ratio/Schedule:  N/A
Case Load/PPD:  20-22
Shift Type:  Day Shift
Assignment Type:  Outpatient
Assignment Duration:  Locums
Shift Hours:  Full time (40 hours)
Med Checks/Follow-up per day (OP Only):  30 minutes
Initial Evaluation Time:  60 minutes
Cases Treated:  SMI
Call Required:  No
Board Certification Required:  Negotiable
Prescriptive Authority Required:  Yes
Government:  No

Additional Information:  

  • Adult
  • Forensics
  • Inmate
  • Jail

Reference ID:  ORD-105146-PA-CA


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Job details

Title PA
Specialty Psychiatry
Location CA
Job Type Locum Tenens
Board Certification Negotiable
On Call No
Compensation
Telemedicine No
Government No
Reference ID ORD-105146-PA-CA
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