Part-Time C&A Psychiatrist Needed for Ongoing Locum Tenens Vacancy Coverage Near Pasadena, California
We are seeking a child & adolescent psychiatrist to provide ongoing locum tenens coverage to assist with a vacancy until a permanent MD is placed. This assignment will be at a small, residential treatment program that treats children coming from DFCS. Credentialing takes 2-4 weeks to complete.
This facility is located right off of interstate 210, just north of Pasadena, California and is in close proximity to highly ranked golf courses, the historic Rose Bowl stadium, and all of the amenities that Los Angeles has to offer.
Initial evaluations are allotted 90 minutes, 60 minutes for the transfer of an existing patient to a new MD, and 30-45 minutes for med checks/follow-ups. If additional time is needed to safely treat a patient, additional time can be coordinated with the Assistant Director of Nursing. EMR is used for notes and charting. Candidates must be board certified in child & adolescent psychiatry to be considered for this role.
Dates Needed: July 2020 - Ongoing
Call Ratio/Schedule: 24/7
Case Load/PPD: TBD
Shift Type: Day Shift
Assignment Type: Residential Treatment
Assignment Duration: Locums
Shift Hours: Part time (20 hours)
Med Checks/Follow-up per day (OP Only): 30-45 minutes for a follow up appointment. If additional time is needed to safely treat a patient additional time can be coordinated with the Assistant Director of Nursing
Initial Evaluation Time: 90 minutes for new intake patient, 60 minutes for the transfer of an existing patient to a new MD
Average Length of Stay (IP): Usually up to 30 days however very few stay for 3-5 months
Facility Type: Community Mental Health
Call Required: Yes
Board Certification Required: Yes
Patient Population: Children
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