BC Adult/Geriatric Psychiatrist Needed for Coverage in McMinnville, TN

$220 / hour
Job description Saint Thomas River Park Hospital is seeking a BC Psychiatrist for coverage starting on July 1, 2019 - February 28, 2020.

Call Specifics:

• Physician is on call 5 nights a week and takes call 3 weekends a month. (Psych NP is layered in call 2 of those weekends so the NP is the first line for call. I have to have a physician on call with the NP for regulatory purposes)

Description:

• Inpatient Facilities need a Psychiatrist locum to work July -Feb 2020.

• Locum will cover 2 sites, River Park in McMinnville and Stones River in Woodbury TN (30 minutes apart).

• Full time, M-F 8-5p.

• Physician is on call 5 nights a week and takes call 3 weekends a month. (Psych NP is layered in call 2 of those weekends so the NP is the first line for call. I have to have a physician on call with the NP for regulatory purposes).

• Stones River has a 6 bed adult unit and 14 bed geriatric and Riverpark has 14 bed geriatric unit.

• Locum will see approximately 16 as there is also a full time psych NP that rounds with the physician.

• Admits per day are approximately 6-10 on a heavy day.

• Locum will have full time NP support.

• They use Cerner EMR.

• Average length of stay for the 3 units: Geriatric units will average 7-14 days, adults at Woodbury will average 3-7 days

• Credentialing timeline: 30 days but emergency privileges may take less.
Candidate Requirements Tennessee 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