Adult Detox and Residential Treatment | Psychiatrist Locums Job in Southern California
*Adult detox and residential treatment and possibly some outpatient coverage for 40 hours a week starting ASAP x ongoing.
*Hours: 8AM-5PM, Monday through Friday plus call.
*Doctors to share call schedule with you for nights and weekends: Currently, about 5. It rotates. You are NOT likely to be taking calls the majority of the time.
*Must have experience in co-occurring disorders and be able to see a reasonable level of patients assigned daily and for follow-up.
*Must be DEA registered and licensed in California.
*Must have a Suboxone license.
*Addictions specialty experience/certification/licensed necessary.
*Should have no disciplinary action against their license.
*Client allows up to 2 hours max for initial evaluations. Medical follow-ups, average approximately 20 minutes with patient and 10 minutes for documentation, total of 30 minutes per patient.
*Average length of stay is approximately 25 days in residential, followed in many cases by Outpatient PHP/IOP.
*Currently, census is low around 58. Anticipates an increase in the Fall, which is their pattern there. Perhaps around 80 total. The locum tenens Doctor will not be seeing all of the patients, though. They anticipate that the locum tenens Psychiatrist will fold in with the other providers still on staff. They are, however, looking for Psychiatrists who have a demonstrable record of efficiency and ability to see the patients and provide excellent documentation within the allotted daily schedule.
*Client prefers 3 month minimum assignments with the option to extend if mutually agreed upon.
*They do not do methadone maintenance.
*They are a multi-disciplinary team. Their environment is clinical and not medically-driven, but the medical providers are integral to their treatment program.
*Medical physicals for the H&Ps for new admissions/intakes are done by a Primary Care Physician.
*Client has an electronic health record - must be computer literate.
*Credentialing can be done fairly quickly.
*Telepsychiatry is not an option.
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Sarah Hammons | 678-###-#### | ...@jacksonandcoker.com
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