Locum Tenens Adult IP Psychiatrist Needed in Virginia for Vacation Coverage (Blacksburg)


: $208,520.00 - $208,520.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Healthcare - Physician

We have a locum tenens opportunity in Virginia for an adult psychiatrist starting the week of Thanksgiving. The assignment is expected to last at least 1-3 months for vacation coverage. The position will be full-time, Monday through Friday, from 8am-5pm. There will be no call, weekends, holidays or overtime. The patient population is 100% inpatient and all male. Typical cases include depression, bipolar and psychosis, as well as some competency restoration and some temporary detention orders. Candidates must have experience working with acute adult inpatient populations; be comfortable working on an admissions unit with rapid turnover; have experience conducting comprehensive psychiatric evaluations and forensic evaluations for competency restoration; and have the ability to work independently and within a multidisciplinary team. BLS Healthcare Provider certification is required.

Dates Needed: November - 1-3 months
Hours Per Day: 8
Case Load/PPD: 10
Assignment Type: Inpatient
Assignment Duration: Locums
Facility Type: State Hospital
Call Required: No
Board Certification Required: No
Prescriptive Authority Required: Yes
Patient Population: Adults
Government: No
Average Length of Stay(IP): Less than 28 days
Additional Information: Acute
Reference ID: ORD-071499-MD-VA
Job Posting ID: 1020637

Katie McCuen
Associated topics: adult psychiatry, child psychiatry, clinical, consult, consultant, consulting, mhc, psych, psychiatry, pyschiatrist * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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