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Locum Tenens Chief Psychiatrist Locums Job in Hawaii | Mostly Supervisory/Administrative Duties Plus Some Clinical Work

Psychiatry | Hawaii | Locum Tenens | 12/10/2018 - 6/7/2019 | Job ID: 66039

Locum Tenens Chief Psychiatrist Locums Job in Hawaii | Mostly Supervisory/Administrative Duties Plus Some Clinical Work

Details/Requirements:
*Immediate ongoing need for a Psychiatrist with experience at the Department Chief level to provide approximately 32 hours a week doing supervisory/administrative work and 8 hours a week doing clinical work providing adult inpatient coverage. 
*The position supervises all the Psychiatrists and the department secretary.
*The primary purpose of this position is to clinically supervise the services provided by the Psychiatric Services Unit, ensuring that the psychiatric services meet or exceed all established standards and requirements and assuring accountability for all psychiatric activities within this hospital. 
*A minimum of two years of supervisory experience in an inpatient program setting, including performance evaluation and labor relations. 
*Clinical work for 8 hours a week
*Adult inpatient coverage.
*Client has a total of 7 Adult Units, with an average of 202 patients who suffer from severe and persistent mental illness.
*The Chief of Psychiatry would provide clinical coverage as needed, and it could be on any of their inpatient units for up to 8 hours a week.   
*Average length of stay is long-term.
*15 Psychiatrists on staff.
*Two Admission Units. Caseload is 10-13 patients. New admissions average 1-2/week (5 providers sharing admissions).
*Client has 5 Rehabilitation Units where they have Psychosocial Programming, Community Reintegration, and Fitness Restoration.
*Average Caseload is 16 patients.
*Client has on-site Medical Services, Case Management, Psychology, Substance Abuse Counselors, Recreational Therapists, and Dieticians.
*Forensic Evaluations are done by court-appointed 3rd-party providers.
*Hours: 7:30 am - 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday
*No call, no weekends, and no holiday work required.
*Physicals for H&Ps for new admissions are done by Primary Care physicians, not the Psychiatrist.
*Client prefers 3 month minimum assignments.
*Takes approximately 1 to 2 months for credentialing.

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