We are seeking a psychiatrist for ongoing locum tenens coverage. These sites provide mental health outpatient services for outpatient adults and substance use disorders program.The facilities are located in northeast Pennsylvania, specifically Schuykill County and Northumberland County.Duties:-26-30 hours per month-Conduct Psychiatric Evaluation to newly admitted consumers, and annual re-evaluations in ongoing cases.-Perform Medication Management services seeing consumers every six weeks (for children, every 4 weeks -- including at least one annual parent conference documented) unless otherwise indicated based on medical evaluation.-Obtain, sign and place in chart all appropriate lab results.-Obtain client (and/or parent) signature, and sign Treatment Plans at prescribed intervals.-Adhere to the "Incident To" protocol for Medicare clients receiving therapy.-Adhere to principles of Recovery & Resiliency best practices.-Report clinically to the Medical Director (including matters pertaining to standards of care, psychiatric practices, and clinician conduct).-Report administratively to the Clinic or Program Director
Dates Needed: ASAP - OngoingCase Load/PPD: averageShift Type: Day ShiftAssignment Type: ClinicAssignment Duration: LocumsShift Hours: Part time (8 hours)Cases Treated: Adults and childrenCall Required: NoBoard Certification Required: NoPatient Population: AdultsGovernment: NoAdditional Information:
Phone: (678) 501-2714
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