General Adult Psychiatry

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

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)
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
Personality disorders
Eating disorders
Development disorders
Psychotic disorders
Organic disorders
Familiarity With
Involuntary commitments
Seclusion therapy
Restraint application
Treatment techniques
Group therapy
Family therapy
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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