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Fee Basis ($220per hour) AND Full-time Psychiatrist Positions in West Palm Beach, FL

Employer
Department of Veterans Affairs
Location
Riviera Beach, Florida
Closing date
May 28, 2025

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Specialty
Psychiatry
Hours
Per Diem
Position Type
Permanent
Psychiatrist Opportunities in West Palm Beach, Florida with Veterans Affairs
You will perform psychiatric and substance use disorder evaluations for a diverse population, including geriatric and post deployment combat Veterans, who are mentally ill and have psychosocial issues such as homelessness, unemployment, and poor family support network. Provide a full range of therapeutic interventions including diagnostic assessment, medication evaluation and management, suicide risk assessments, crisis intervention, and overall care of patients with psychiatric and substance use disorders. Some assignments may be eligible for hybrid work modality, up to 2 days of telework per week.

We have the following positions available: (No full time Virtual Positions available)
MH Outpatient: Provide outpatient care via Face to Face and Tele-health.
Fee Basis: We offer $220 per hour and professional liability insurance. Fee basis psychiatrists are expected to perform psychiatric duties on weekends and holidays, 8 hours per day, covering ED, Inpatient Psychiatry and Mental Health Consult and liaison service.
Consult Liaison Team: Work with our ED & provide coverage to Med/Surg units.
Float: Cover across the diverse spectrum of our MH program; May rotate work schedule to cover Inpatient/Outpatient/Domiciliary services.
Suicide Prevention Team/Outpatient: Perform psychiatric evaluations and treatment planning for Veterans who are mentally ill and have psychosocial issues.
Geriatrics and Extended Care/Home-Based Primary Care Program: May require visits in-person or via telehealth to the Veterans residence.
Mental Health intensive Case Management: Provides services for seriously Mentally ill Veterans, some with co-morbid substance Abuse issues and medical conditions. Therapy with the Veterans is provided in the community, at their place of residence and at the medical facility.

Sign on bonus is available!
Assistance with payment of outstanding med school loans may be available (up to $200K)

We offer:
Competitive salary based on qualifications.
Annual performance bonus up to an additional $15K per year
Guaranteed salary increases.
One full & unrestricted license from any US State is acceptable.
CME: $1,000 per year stipend (full-time board-certified psychiatrist) & 5 days paid absence for conferences.
Malpractice: Liability protection with tail coverage provided
No Physician Employment Contract
26 Days paid vacation PLUS 13 paid sick days per year
11 Federal holidays with pay
Federal Retirement Plan
Separate 401K with partial agency match
Health, Dental, Vision & Life Insurance
Nationwide Mobility


If interested, please e-mail your CV to julieann.torres@va.gov

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