BC Psychiatrist Needed for Ongoing Coverage in Joplin, MO

$220 / hour
Job description Mercy Hospital Joplin is seeking a BC Psychiatrist for ongoing coverage.

Additional Details:

• Shift Schedule: 9-5 plus call

• Call Schedule/Responsibilities: Call every 4th day/night and every other weekend. Admitting and consultation

• Call Rate: $1,700/day

• Will be doing H & P's at this site

• For weekend call: they will need to round on the patients each day and then will be on call remainder of the time.

• Psychiatrists need to be available on call for consults, which rarely happens in the ED. We have a psychiatric eval nurse that evaluates patients in the ED and discusses with the on call psychiatrist. I have had to go to the ED 2-3 times in 19 years, but it is a possibility

• Dictation system they have to use - dragon

• ONLY need to be BC - Psychiatry

• They will take 7 on 7 off but need coverage 24 7

• Type of Patients/Cases: inpatient acute adult psychiatric

• Patients per Day/Volume: 12-14 patients

• Certifications/Qualifications required (to include specific board): Psychiatry and Neurology

• Board Eligible or Board Certified: Board Certified


• Support Staff: RNs/ Social Workers/ Therapists/ DC Planners

• Must have Missouri license

• Inpatient or Outpatient: inpatient and outpatient

• Number of Beds in Unit: 32

• Average Length of Stay: 4.65

• Number of Admissions per Day: 6

• Number of Discharges per Day: 6

• Histories or Physicals: yes- by psychiatry

• Credentialing Timeframe: 90 days
Candidate Requirements Missouri 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