Psychiatrist

Staff Today Inc

Job Overview

Staff Today Inc. Is currently seeking a Psychiatrist to work at a facility in Petersburg, Virginia. These are registry positions with our company Staff Today Inc.

Shift Details:

  • 40 hrs/week, M-F, 8-5


Responsibilities:

  • Directly evaluates, treats and documents treatment of assigned psychiatric inpatients on a continual basis in accordance with hospital policy, procedures, and Medical Staff Bylaws
  • 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 while they were in the hospital.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 1 year previous working experience as a Psychiatrist within the past 3 years
  • 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 Virginia

*Candidate must have excellent knowledge of psychiatric diagnosis and treatment, flexibility in managing a dynamic work enviornment and a desire for learning and growth.

If interested in this position, Staff Today accepts applications via email, fax, and mail. You may also apply directly through this job post. If you have any questions, please contact Francisco at our offices at 800-928-5561.

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