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Staff Psychiatrist (093510)

Placement Services USA, Inc.
Salisbury, North Carolina, United States
Not provided
November 09, 2018

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Inpatient psychiatry position serving adult and geriatric patients. Examine patients, take medical histories, prescribe medications; and order, perform and interpret diagnostic tests. Oversee provision of psychiatric services for adult and geriatric patients by leading physicians and staff and ensuring implementation of policies at Salisbury location. Delegates specific responsibilities required for the optimum function of the services provided. Participates in quality improvement and research projects in the institution and participates in clinical administration in inpatient and outpatient settings. Work with medical students. Orient students to clinical site, including faculty, staff, resources, schedule and expectations of student role and responsibilities. Supervise student activities, including selection of patients, oversight of student interactions with patients, verification of history and physical examination performed by student, evaluate student assessment/treatment plan and review of student documentation. Evaluate student performance and progress, and provide feedback to the student at regular intervals. Complete student evaluation form, review the form with the student, and submit to medical school at the end of the rotation. Contact school’s medical student program with concerns or additional student feedback. Provide each student with a minimum of 32 hours of direct patient care experiences per week for the duration of the rotation. Provide direct guidance and quality instruction to students for a minimum of 20 hours per month for the duration of the rotation. Supervises the work of 2 to 3 psychiatrists, but has no ability to fire or discipline these employees.

Requires board certification or board eligibility in psychiatry and NC medical license or eligibility for NC medical license.

Medical Degree or foreign degree equivalent plus 4 year residency in Psychiatry.

Please copy and paste your resume in the email body do not send attachments, we cannot open them and email them at candidates at with reference #093510 in the subject line.

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