General Adult Psychiatry

Job ID#41387 • Pennsylvania • Posted: 01/21/2023

Psychiatry
BC/BE Requirements: BC
Length Of Assignment: Ongoing 
Facility Type: Hospital
Qualifications:  Licensed in PA – Clean DEA (Must be able to change address) 
Must complete Psychiatry residency – fellowship in geriatric psychiatry preferred 
Certifications: ABLS, ACLS, ATLS, BLS, PALS
Facility Type: Inpatient
Reason for Coverage Need:  Vacancy 
Start Date: March 3, 2023 (Cred 45 day – FULL)
Length Of Assignment: Asap Ongoing
Minimum Length Accepted: 3 months+
Schedule: M-F
8a-5p and weekend shifts
*Weekend shifts are 1 reg and 1 reg plus call
(2 providers on the weekend and each takes 1 night call on Sat or Sun)
Dates:
1st block needed
March 4th (8a-5p)
March 5th (8a-5p plus night call)
 
Skills Preferred: Acute psychiatric unit/institute – Yes
Long-term psychiatric facility – Yes 
Sub-acute unity/residential – Yes 
 
Clinical Areas
Anxiety disorders
Affective disorder
ADD/ADHD
Personality disorders
Eating disorders
Development disorders
Psychotic disorders
Organic disorders
Familiarity With
Involuntary commitments
Seclusion therapy
Restraint application
Treatment techniques
Pharmacotherapy
Group therapy
Family therapy
ECT
Inpatient Unit: 29 Beds
Department/Unit Rounding:  Adult, DEM, consults
Call Requirements:  1-2 days per week. 3 days on occasion
*Possible weekend Call needed
On call weekdays by phone from 5 pm until 8 am the following morning. On call weekends round on psychiatric units and see new consultations in the ED and med/surg on Saturday and Sunday.
 
Avg Patient Encounters while on call: Varies
– Avg Called in while on call: Varies, about 2-4 admissions, plus calls for behavioral issues, PRN medications, non-routine incidents on the unit
– Response time: 30 minutes
Total Daily encounters: Approx 12-15 
Support Staff: Midlevels assist with new evals and summaries
Charting/Dictation: EPIC
Vaccine Requirements:  Vaccine Required

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