Psychiatrist Needed for Part-Time Locum Tenens Coverage at Outpatient Facilities in Northeast Pennsylvania

Date posted: Today Location: PA

Job description

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 - Ongoing
Case Load/PPD:  average
Shift Type:  Day Shift
Assignment Type:  Clinic
Assignment Duration:  Locums
Shift Hours:  Part time (8 hours)
Cases Treated:  Adults and children
Call Required:  No
Board Certification Required:  No
Patient Population:  Adults
Government:  No

Additional Information:  

  • Adult
  • Outpatient
  • Dual Diagnosis

Reference ID:  ORD-109491-MD-PA


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Job details

Title MD
Specialty Psychiatry
Location PA
Job Type Locum Tenens
Board Certification No
On Call No
Compensation
Telemedicine No
Government No
Reference ID ORD-109491-MD-PA
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