BC Psychiatrist Needed for Coverage in Johnstown, PA!

Job description Conemaugh Medical Center is seeking a BC Psychiatrist for ongoing coverage starting ASAP.

Additional details:

• New psychiatry locums will need to be oriented on their first day, possibly starting at 6am or 7am then they will go to unit and see patients or consults for the rest of the shift

• Will also be included on weekday on-call as needed, usually 1 or 2 nights per weekday and either Saturday or Sunday if on-call weekends

• Call Rate: $1,445/day

Dates:

• Sept 30 - Orientation

• Oct 1 – Oct 4 @ 5pm

• Oct 7 – Oct 14 @ 8am

• Oct 17 & 18 @ 5pm

• Oct 26 & 27 (26 – just work & 27 work and OC)

• Nov 18 – Nov 25 @ 8am

• Nov 25 – Dec 2 @ 8am

• Dec 2 - Dec 9 @ 8am

• Dec 26 – Jan 6 @ 8am


- Will possibly have future weekdays and possibly weekends needed.

The Position:

• Seeking locum tenens coverage to cover the adult/Geriatric population

• Psychiatry call coverage.

• 1-2 weekdays 5p to 8a;

• 1-2 weekend coverage

• Coverage includes Rounding on patients (approximately 10-15+ inpatients daily)

• Coverage includes rounding on all units on the weekends

• Length of stay 5-6 days

• Consults (2-4 patients)

• Responding to consults within 30 minutes, and regular consults within 24 hours (number of new patient consults average 2-4 per day)

• Type of charting – EPIC and must be complete and signed off prior to departure.

• Call is taken from home with a response time of 30 minutes

• The locum will cover the ER and Psychiatry Inpatient unit by phone when on call.

Behavioral Medicine Highlights:

• Adult – 20 bed unit for patients 18-59

• Senior Adult – 13 bed unit for patients 60 years and older

• Psychiatric consults for acute care patients

• Family Practice Residents on call for the general hospital are available on evening shifts to respond to medical emergencies and face to face evaluations for patients who
require restraint/seclusion

• H&P’s done by PCP
Candidate Requirements Pennsylvania 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