Job title: Psychiatrist Needed for Locum Tenens Coverage at Inpatient Facility in the Baltimore, Maryland Area
Job description: A facility in Maryland is seeking a locum tenens psychiatrist to cover their adult inpatient unit starting December 1st. This is a full-time, ongoing need with no weekends or holidays. The locum will participate in the call schedule which is 1:4 weekends.
The facility is located in the Baltimore area.
The schedule is Monday-Friday from 8 am-5 pm. Duties include team meetings, rounding on patients, monitoring their medications and documenting notes daily. The facility prefers someone who is comfortable with both voluntary and involuntarily admitted patients. Experience with Maryland COMAR regs that dictate legal admissions processes is ideal, since the provider will have to take some patients to a commitment hearing if they are not engaged in their own care yet remain symptomatic and a danger to self/others. The provider needs to be professionally flexible and adaptable, easy to work with, collaborative with other disciplines, and comfortable taking care of patients with severe and chronic mental illnesses. Candidates must have an active Maryland license.
Dates Needed: ASAP – Ongoing
Call Ratio/Schedule: 1:4 weekends
Case Load/PPD: 14
Shift Type: Day Shift
Assignment Type: Inpatient
Assignment Duration: Locums
Shift Hours: Full time (40 hours)
Cases Treated: Severe and chronic mental illness
Facility Type: Hospital
Call Required: Yes
Board Certification Required: Yes
Patient Population: Adults
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Reference ID: ORD-090843-MD-MD
Job date: Mon, 26 Oct 2020 23:28:02 GMT
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