BC Psychiatrist Needed for Coverage in Johnstown, PA!

$220 / hour
Job description Conemaugh Medical Center is seeking a BC Psychiatrist for ongoing coverage starting September 3, 2019.

Additional Details:


• Sept 3 - orientation

• Sept 4, 5 & 6 - 8-4:30

Added new dates...if already oriented will not have to come on Oct 1...

• Oct 1 – Orientation

• Oct 2 @ 8a – Oct 5 @ 8am

• Oct 7 @ 8am – Oct 9 @ 8am

Will possibly have future weekdays and possibly weekends needed.

The Position:

o Seeking locum tenens coverage to cover the Adult/Geriatric population

o Coverage: Psychiatry call coverage:

• 1-2 weekdays 5p to 8a;
• 1-2 weekend coverage

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

o Coverage includes rounding on all units on the weekends

o Length of stay 5-6 days

o Consults (2-4 patients)

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

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

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

o 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