Psychiatrist (Chowchilla, CA)

Chowchilla, California
Aug 28, 2020
Mar 04, 2021
Job Description

Psychiatrist needed in Chowchilla, California. The primary focus of the Psychiatrist is to provide direct patient psychiatric services to mentally ill inmates/wards under the direction of the Chief Psychiatrist.

• Full-time or part-time, locum position
• Flexible scheduling options
• No call schedule
• Meet with mentally ill patient-inmates, including face-to-face interviews
• Conduct initial mental health evaluations including criminal, psychiatric, and substance abuse case history to assess needs and treatment options
• Conduct clinically sound suicide risk evaluations
• Monitor progress using Subjective, Objective, Assessment, Plan, and Education (SOAPE)
• Identify relevant signs and symptoms of medial/psychological disorders to comprehensively diagnose, assess, and manage
• Prescribe medication as deemed appropriate for treatment

• Excellent pay rate
• Convenient weekly direct deposits
• Comprehensive malpractice insurance
• Professional healthcare staffing experts that guide you through the entire locum process

• Minimum of twelve continuous months of experience within the last three years
• Proficient in the English language
• Board Certified or Board Eligible in Psychiatry
• Valid California medical license
• Active, unrestricted DEA
• Current BLS

Work Life Balance

We embrace a healthy work-life balance that includes day time hours. After hours call is available, but not required.

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