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Psychiatrist

Company:
Steel Point Opportunities/Staff Today
Location:
Soledad, CA
Salary:
275/hour
Posted:
October 27, 2020

Description:

Tues-Fri 8A-6P 4x10s or 4x12s

6+ month assignment

Responsibilities:

-Directly evaluates, treats and documents treatment of assigned psychiatric patients on a continual basis in accordance with policy, procedures, and laws

-Provides diagnosis after assessment; prescribes medications; monitors patients' progress, including laboratory values and special procedures with appropriate follow-up or referrals as indicated

-Dictates admission summaries, and discharge summaries and other necessary documentation

-Confers with patient's relatives, AR, legal Client, or healthcare proxy to inform them of patient's condition, changes in physical or mental status and treatment recommendations and to encourage their participation in the overall treatment planning and management of patient

-Communicates with community psychiatrists as appropriate to enhance patient care, to facilitate patient discharge, and to respond to questions regarding patient management

Qualifications:

-Minimum 1-year previous working experience as a Psychiatrist

-Ability to build rapport with patients

-Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment

-Excellent written and verbal communication skills

-Strong leadership qualities

-Familiarity with medical terminology

-A valid and current CPR card (American Heart Association)

-Must have up to date credentials in the state of CA

If interested please apply directly on page provided you have valid California credentials. You will not be contacted otherwise.

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