Overview

Buffalo VA Medical Center

Coverage: 6 months (potential start date 12/01/2018)

1 Inpatient and 2 Outpatient physicians

Mon-Fri, 8a-4:30p hours

No weekends, no call

Outpatient Provider Duties: Provide psychiatry services at the WNY VAMC’s Outpatient Clinic.

Shifts will be Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. except for Federal Holidays.

Physician will provide treatment/evaluation/consultations to approximately 10-12 scheduled

patients per day in the regular outpatient clinic; 60 minutes for new patients and 30 minutes for

follow up patients.

Inpatient Provider Duties: Psychiatrist will provide diagnostic/evaluation to approximately 7-8

patients in an acute psychiatric inpatient setting.

Physicians will be responsible for diagnosing, treating and managing psychiatric patients according to current standards of care. Services to be performed include, but are not limited to: performing assessments/examinations on initial encounters with unscheduled, emergent, urgent, and new patients; coordinating patient treatment plans; ordering appropriate diagnostic tests; recommending patients for hospital admission; and documenting in the computerized medical record. (CPRS)

One active & unrestricted US state license required

Board Certified or Board Eligible in Psychiatry

Active DEA

Physicians are preferred to be certified in ECT but not required. Physicians are preferred to be licensed to prescribe Buprenorphine but not required.

Current CV without any gaps over 30 days

3 current references

VA experience preferred

Computerized Patient Record System (CPRS) required

 

 

Benefits for you:

  • Paid travel & housing
  • Paid malpractice insurance
  • Rapid & competitive pay via direct deposit
  • Assistance with credentialing
  • The opportunity to help an underserved population!

 

Please call Top Docs at 866-867-3621 for more information on this and other Psychiatric opportunities nationwide or email directly to sue@topdocs.net

 

To apply for this job email your details to ejohnston@topdocs.net