Child and adolescent psychiatry for weekends or Full time

Child Psychiatry | Virginia | Locum Tenens | 3/12/2018 - 12/30/2018 | Job ID: 60944

Hope all is well. 


I currently have an Inpatient Child and Adolescent need in Virginia. This is just West of Richmond, VA.

This need is Full Time or part time coverage for Child and adolescent psychiatry
*No call. 
*Child & adolescent inpatient coverage. 
*Need starts ASAP and ongoing. 
*The primary role of the part-time weekend child psychiatrist is to do admissions and cover restrictive interventions (see child within 24 hours and sign paperwork) during their 8-hour shifts Saturday and Sunday. 
*Acute Psychiatric Hospital 
*12 Bed Child/Adolescent Unit 
*Patients ages range from 4-17 but majority of patients are 11-17 
*Average census is 8-12 
*Average length of stay is 27 days 
*Provider will be part of a multidisciplinary team and work collaboratively with a trauma informed treatment model of care. 
*Current VA license and extensive background check is required. 
*Client requires child trained psychiatrists, BE or BC. 
*Client prefers 2-3 month minimum assignments, but the longer the assignment the better. 
*Client does not have an electronic medical record system. Paper records still. 
*Hospital credentialing/privileging can be done within several days—during the orientation. 
*The locum tenens psychiatrist does the medical physicals for the H&Ps for new admissions, although the Client is recruiting for a P.A. to do them. 

Please call Kenda Holt at 678-352-3177 for more information.

Thank you!