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Locum Psychiatrist Needed for Correctional Facility near Sacramento, California

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Professional License MD
Specialty Psychiatry
Location CA
Duration Locum
Start Date ASAP

Description

A male correctional facility, less than an hour from Sacramento, is in need of a Psychiatrist will to work locum tenens starting as soon as possible through January.  The expected schedule is Monday through Friday 7:30 am - 5:30 pm, will consider other schedules. Let me know if you would be available. If not, do you have any colleagues who would be interested? We offer a lucrative bonus for referrals.
  • Full-time Monday-Friday 7:30am-5:30pm.
  • 100% correctional facility, all male.
  • 12-16 patients per day. 
  • There are medical doctors on staff along with other Psychiatrists. 
  • There will be a guard present during Psychiatry evaluations along with protective gear. 
  • Serve periodically as psychiatrist-of-the-day for on-call/call back during weekend and off-hours for patient emergencies, Mental Health Crisis Beds follow-up, and 5-day follow-ups.
  • Must be comfortable meeting with mentally ill patients/inmates.
  • Meets with mentally ill patients for crisis interventions, face-to-face interviews, etc. 
  • Must be able to provide face-to-face interviews at cell fronts in inmate housing units. In some institutions, multi-tiered housing units may require the ability to climb stairs and walk long distances.
  • Conduct initial mental health evaluations including criminal, psychiatric and substance abuse case history to assess inmates/wards current needs and make treatment recommendations in the initial evaluation.
  • Conduct clinically sound suicide risk evaluations including clinical reviews, applying suicide risk assessment protocols, pertinent data/chart reviews, proper documentation and consultations as needed;
  • Adhere to all procedures of the prison unit to assure patients have the treatment they need and consult with other physicians to ensure proper care is given, give proper documentation and be able to look at past documentation on patients.


For more information, e-mail julia.tucker@fusionhcs.com or call 855-838-8787.

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