Psychiatrist Needed for PT or FT Locum Tenens Coverage at State Hospital in Berks County, PA

Date posted: Today Location: PA

Job description

One of six state hospitals in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is seeking a psychiatrist for locum tenens coverage.
The facility is located in a small city in Berks County, PA.
The schedule is Monday-Friday, 8 am to 4 pm. This is professional medical work in the field of psychiatry or child psychiatry. A resource is responsible for the care and treatment in a Commonwealth facility for individuals with a mental or physical injury or illness, dysfunctional behavior, and/or a developmental disability.
Duties include but are not limited to: full professional responsibility for the diagnosis, determination of treatment methods, and leadership in the implementation of treatment plans.
Locums must possess general knowledge of regulations governing licensure, especially as related to chemical and physical restraints and monitoring as well as dose reductions of Psychotropic medications
Supervision will be provided by a Psychiatric Supervisor and/or the Chief of Psychiatry in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer.

Dates Needed:  ASAP - ongoing for at least 3 months
Case Load/PPD:  22
Shift Type:  Day Shift
Assignment Type:  Inpatient
Assignment Duration:  Locums
Shift Hours:  Full time (40 hours)
Cases Treated:  Adults
Average Length of Stay (IP):  Minimum 6 months+
Census (IP Only):  22 ppd
Call Required:  No
Board Certification Required:  No
Patient Population:  Adults
Government:  No

Additional Information:  

  • Adult
  • Inpatient

Reference ID:  ORD-110591-MD-PA

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Job details

Title MD
Specialty Psychiatry
Location PA
Job Type Locum Tenens
Board Certification No
On Call No
Telemedicine No
Government No
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