A facility is seeking a psychiatrist for locum tenens coverage.
The facility is in the NW LA Region near Sherman Oaks and Northridge, CA.
The clinician will work 1 day a week for 4 hours a day. Preferred that they start out onsite for the first few weeks then once they are comfortable and have seen most of the patients they can work a hybrid schedule. No preference on the day of the week worked, can be discussed during the interview. Patients are older adults who are 55+ with SMI, Bipolar, some Schizophrenic, Depression, PTSD, etc. Patients are pretty severe and some of the worst in the area. MD must be comfortable treating patients on Clozaril and tech-savvy. Creds take 3-5 weeks, it all depends on how quickly the MD can get a live scan, and provide TB & Vaccination info.
Dates Needed: ASAP - Ongoing
Call Ratio/Schedule: N/A
Case Load/PPD: 6-8
Shift Type: Day Shift
Assignment Type: Outpatient
Assignment Duration: Locums
Shift Hours: Part time (4 hours)
Med Checks/Follow-up per day (OP Only): 30 mins
Initial Evaluation Time: 60 mins
Cases Treated: SMI, Bipolar, Depressiong, Schizophrenia, Depression, PTSD, etc.
Call Required: No
Board Certification Required: Yes
Patient Population: Geriatric
Support Staff: LVN, Case Managers, and Therapists
Reference ID: ORD-124221-MD-CA
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