BC/BE Geriatric Psychiatrist Needed for Ongoing Coverage in Lansing, MI

Job description Sparrow Lansing Hospital is seeking a BC/BE Geriatric Psychiatrist for ongoing coverage starting on December 12, 2019.

Additional Details:

• Start Date: as soon as on boarding is complete (60-90 days)

• End Date: On going until perm is found

• Shift(s) Description: Days 8a-5p, 10 in a row (10 on 10 off) , with night and weekend call

• Weekend Requirements: 24 Hour Call with Rounding

• On Call Requirements: Night Call 5p-8a & Weekend Call

• Call Rate: $1,800/day

• Callback Rate: $260/hr

• Night call/beeper: 265/night

• Patient Information: 12-14 patients per day

• Hospital Credentialing/Privileging Required: Yes

• Board Certification Requirements: Certified

• Additional Board Information: Board certified or within 5 years of completing residency.

• Geriatric fellowship/experience/certification preferred.

• Open to New Grads

• EMR: Epic

• License State: MI

• DEA Required: Yes

• Controlled Substance Permit Required: Yes

• Client Willing to Wait for License: Yes

• License Details: Expedited 4-6 weeks

• Additional Job Information: Adult and Geriatric Inpatient (will be providing services mainly to Geriatric population)

• 3-4 Admissions per day

• New Evals: 1 hour

• Med checks: 15-20 mins

• 10 consecutive days: 10 on, 10 off schedule with weekend call coverage/rounding (8 hours)

• The Psychiatrists are not located in the main hospital for rounding but they do take call for the ER. Their are 14 Hospitalists on the day shift and 2 Hospitalists at night. This does not include the APP’s.

• 3 APP’s on staff to review charts and sign off only


• Board certified Psychiatry or BE within 5 years of completing residency - Required

• Geriatric fellowship/experience/certification - Highly Preferred

• BLS - Required

• MI license at time of presentation - Required

• Drive in providers - Highly preferred
Candidate Requirements Michigan Phone interview
Clinicial Workload - Inpatient This job consists of inpatient clinical work.
Benefits Nomad will provide medical malpractice insurance:
  • Coverage: Occurrence-based
  • Claim Limit: $1.0M
  • Aggregate Limit: $3.0M
  • Carrier: Coverys