Details:

Start Date: Immediately after credentialing

End Date: 02/04/2022

May run up to 6-months of locum coverage

Credentialing takes about 4-weeks

100% Inpatient

Adult Unit= 18 beds, C/A Unit= 12 beds (Both Locked)

Patient Care is delivered with a multi-disciplinary approach

Team Consists of Psychiatrists, Social Workers, Psychologist, Mental Health Techs, & NP

There is a behavioral decision unit in the ED that has a crisis team in place. They work closely with the Psychiatrist on call for the day.

Average Daily Census for Both Units: 11 on adult- typically 1-2 per day.

Number of Admits/Dischargers per day: 1-2

Medical H&P done by nursing & ED Physician. Acute Medical needs are managed by halftime nurse practitioner and/or hospitalist services. Psychiatrist H&P done by attending physician.

Schedule: M-F

On-Call weeknights/weekends 1:4 but negotiable

Physician will cover 9-12 patients if working on the adult unity- very rare to cover the whole unit.

Physician will cover 4-8 patients if working on the C/A Unit- very rare to cover the whole unit.

Adult & C/A usually admitted through ED.

 

Requirements:

BC/BE Psychiatrist

Active NY License

Life Supports

 

Offering:

Competitive Rates

Travel/Lodging

Malpractice Insurance with a tail

Tagged as: Locum Psychiatry Jobs, New York Psychiatry Jobs, New York Psychiatry Locum Jobs, Psychiatry Locum Jobs

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