nursing | Adult Forensic Psychiatry Locums Job in Central California in Alhambra, CA

Adult Forensic Psychiatry Locums Job in Central California

  • Jackson & Coker
  • $259,570.00 - 259,570.00 / Year *
  • 212 W Commonwealth Ave
  • Alhambra, CA 91801
  • Full-Time

Adult Forensic Psychiatry Locums Job in Central California

Below are the job details:
*Need is for adult inpatient coverage.
*You will evaluate, admit, treat (by providing pharmacotherapy) and discharge patients.
*You will also participate in daily meetings such as treatment team meetings and unit meetings.
*No forensic training or experience is necessary.
*There is a full support team of complementary disciplines (such as Psychologist, social workers, recreational therapists, nursing staff, and custody staff)
*Need is for 40 hours per week.
*Client will consider either 4 tens of 5 eights, as follows:
--Monday through Thursday (4 ten hour days) or
--Tuesday through Friday (4 ten hour days) or
--Monday through Friday (5 eight hour days)
*Weekends are a possibility but rare, unless you prefer weekends.
*Shift Hours: 7am until 5pm (if you work a 10 hour day) or 7am until 3pm (if you work an 8 hour day)
*No call.
*Average case load is 10-12 patients on the inpatient unit.
*The average number of patient encounters will be 10-12 encounters per day.
*Approximately 10-12 beds are on the inpatient unit which you will be covering.
*Average length of stay is 20 25 days.
*All medical issues including physicals are addressed by the facility s medicine service. There is a Hospitalist in the facility 24 hours a day. You will never be asked to address any medical issues or questions. Even the medical-specific medications (such as an anti-hypertensive) are ordered or continued by the Hospitalist. Even the diet is ordered by the Hospitalist.
*Client prefers 6 month minimum assignments.
*For your security, personal alarms are provided. Custody officers are ever-present.

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Associated topics: adult psychiatry, child psychiatry, clinical, consult, consultant, consulting, neuropsychiatry, psych, psychiatry, pyschiatrist

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.