A crisis stabilization unit is seeking a psychiatrist for locum tenens coverage.
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The clinician will work full-time hours each week and will see patients who are coming in involuntarily. The clinician will determine if they need to be hospitalized or allowed to go back into the community. There will be some medication management as well. The clinician will be working with 1 psych NP. Credentialing takes 2-3 weeks.
Dates Needed: ASAP - Ongoing
Case Load/PPD: 8-10
Shift Type: Day Shift
Assignment Type: Inpatient
Assignment Duration: Locums
Shift Hours: Full time (40 hours)
Cases Treated: Involuntarily Patients, Crisis Stabilization, some medication refills
Average Length of Stay (IP): Less than 1 day
Call Required: No
Board Certification Required: Yes
Prescriptive Authority Required: Yes
Reference ID: ORD-107382-MD-CA
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