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Psychiatrist Needed for Locum Tenens Coverage at State Hospital in Morganton, NC (Physician )

Morganton, North Carolina
Job Type
2 Sep 2022
Psychiatry-Forensic opening in Morganton, North Carolina.

A state hospital is seeking a psychiatrist for ongoing locum tenens coverage.
The facility is located in Morganton, NC.
Patients are all adults - 19-bed units, 6 units total (4 male and 2 female). The schedule is Monday-Friday 8 am-5 pm. The locum will review overnight admissions, rounding with the assigned nurse, and then treatment team meetings. There are 15 psychiatrists on staff currently. Credentialing takes 30 days or less.

Dates Needed: ASAP - Ongoing
Case Load/PPD: TBD
Shift Type: Day Shift
Assignment Type: Inpatient
Assignment Duration: Locums
Shift Hours: Full time (40 hours)
Cases Treated: Adults with SPMI (long-term), schizophrenia, severe depression, and other personality disorders.
Average Length of Stay (IP): 6 months - 1+ year
Call Required: No
Board Certification Required: Negotiable
Patient Population: Adults
Support Staff: yes will round with nurse and have 15 MDs on staff
Government: No
Reference ID: ORD-115398-MD-NC

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  • Job Reference: 702687339-2
  • Date Posted: 2 September 2022
  • Recruiter:
  • Location: Morganton, North Carolina
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent