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Adult Inpatient Psychiatrist | Weekend Rounding Locums Job | Coastal Northern California
*Board Certification is required
*Adult inpatient coverage beginning in ASAP and ongoing for Saturday and Sunday rounding.
*Should have experience or interest in working with acute psychiatric patients.
*Ideal candidate will have strong interpersonal skills, and a highly collaborative team-based approach.
*Will be working with an excellent and robust staff of social workers, nurses and case managers.
*Psychiatrist should have clinical experience in inpatient settings in the past two years, and have strong diagnostic and pharmacological skills.
*Hours: 8AM-5PM, Saturday and Sunday.
*Some shared call for nights, holidays and weekends (To Be Determined).
*Beds: 22 / 3 seclusion
*Average daily census: varies from 9 to 18 patients.
*Average daily case load: 9–17 split between two Psychiatrists on daily basis
*Average length of stay: 4.5 days
*Medical Physicals for H&Ps for new admissions handled by the ED; Psychiatrist co-signs
*When on weekend or holiday call, the psychiatrist will need to make rounds (Saturday and Sunday), workup new admissions, be available for phone consultation during the day and overnight, and do in-hospital consults (average 0 to 3 consults for the weekend). Week night call is for phone consults only.
*Electronic medical record system in use, so you must be computer literate.
*One to three month minimum assignments preferred.
Jackson & Coker offers:
+ Weekly direct deposit
+ A-Rated Malpractice Insurance with tail
+ In-House travel agency
+ 24/7 recruiter availability & single point of contact
+ Experienced in-house Privileging Coordinators
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