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Psychiatry Locum Physician

Palm Health Resources

Last Updated: 6/22/22

Job Description

We're looking for an experienced outpatient and inpatient psychiatry locum to help provider coverage in IL!
If you like working with a larger team of over 20 physicians and APPS in this department, this is the position for you! Seeing only 12-14 patients per day, this will be an ideal pace and program for any locum tenens provider! Join our Level 1 trauma center and enjoy your next locum assignment with a young and energetic team!

Please review the information that follows!

Click APPLY NOW or contact Palm Health Resources if you're interested in applying!


  • Board Certified MD/DO in General Psychiatry OR truly BE (less than 2 years out of training); BLS.
  • Fellowship in Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry is a plus.
  • Active IL license or IMLC certification is preferred.
  • PROOF OF COVID VACCINE IS REQUIRED TO WORK AT THE FACILITY (unless the provider has health issues or religious reasons for not being vaccinated)

Procedures Required:

Diagnostic evaluations and treatment/management recommendations to medical team, follow up evaluations; facilitate transfer of patients to inpatient psychiatric units as appropriate; coverage in ED and Med Surgery.

Patient Population Mix:

  • Mostly Adult, but could have Peds, too
  • Medicare/Medicaid/Commercial Insurance

Description of Support Staff:

  • 2 Psych NPs
  • RNs & scheduling support staff


  • Full-time ongoing. Clinic is M-F 8a-5p
  • Weeknight/weekend call is TBD as availability is reviewed.
  • Ideal candidate would spend two weeks on the C-L Psychiatry Inpatient side and two weeks Outpatient.

EMR System:

  • EPIC

Processing time for privilege application:

  • 60-90 days for full privileges

Company Details

Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
For over a decade Palm Health Resources has specialized in the continuum of care of Health Recruitment for placement of Physicians, Advanced Practice Providers, Nursing, Allied Health and Executive Leadership professionals of all specialties on a nationwide level. We offer both permanent and locum tenen staffing services. We are dedicated to creating lasting relationships with our clients and...