Family Medicine/ Inpatient Psychiatric Consult Needed In Tallahassee, FL

Job description Our Behavioral Health Team is seeking a Full-time Family Medicine physician to work Nocturnist/ Pschyatric Consults. The primary role of this position is to rule out any Medical Necessity of the patient while simultaniously assesing the need of the patient to be admitted into the Behavioral Health facility. This physician will be based in the main hospital, and conduct patient visits during the night in the Bixler Trauma Center. This position will help to increase the flow and speed at which patients are able to get admitted into the Behavioral Health Center to receive the care they need and avoid a lengthy stay in the Emergency Department.

The behavioral health center is a 60 bed Acute care treatment center located on the campus of a 772 bed Level 1 Trauma Center. The facility has two adult units, a child and adolescent unit and consultation service for the main hospital. The Behavioral Health Center has been part of our medical community for nearly 50 years.
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Candidate Requirements Florida Candidates must be board certified/eligible. Phone interview
Clinicial Workload - Inpatient This job consists of inpatient clinical work.