Psychiatrist - Half-time (20 hours) - No additional on-call!
Company: Department of Veterans Affairs
Posted on: November 20, 2023
You could be part of an important initiative to provide
psychiatric care for our nations Veterans! The VA needs
psychiatrists who possess the energy, compassion, and commitment to
serve those who serve our Country. Whatever the job title, every
position in VA will give you a chance to make a meaningful and
personal contribution to the lives of truly special and deserving
people - our Veterans.The VA Maryland Health Care System is looking
for a Psychiatrist to cover the inpatient psychiatric unit (11
beds) and the consultation liaison service on weekends. The tour of
duty consists of 10 hours of on-site coverage Saturday and Sunday.
The shifts start at 8am and end at 630pm (8 hours with 30 min for
lunch). And best of all there is NO ADDITIONAL ON-CALL. This
half-time (20 hours) position offers a unique opportunity to
balance work and home. The comprehensive compensation package
includes Federal Benefits, prorated for half time. If desired the
position could be expanded to full time through the assignment of
- Working up admissions
- Rounding on psychiatric inpatients
- Completing new consults
- Rounding on consult patients when necessary
- Providing consultation to the mental health clinician working
in the Emergency Department About the area:Baltimore is just off
the Chesapeake Bay, located about an hour's drive north of
Washington, D.C., and two hours south of Philadelphia.
Award-winning dining is not hard to find, and cultural offerings
include an internationally recognized symphony orchestra and art
museums with works ranging from ancient to current-day artists.
Baltimore also has a variety of performance venues, including the
historic Hippodrome Theatre, a former vaudeville palace. The local
arts scene reaches a mass audience during Artscape, an annual
outdoor event that bills itself as the area's largest free arts
festival. Support for Baltimore's professional sports teams bring
residents together. Even on chilly winter afternoons or humid
summer evenings, locals fill M&T Bank Stadium to cheer on the
NFL's Ravens and flock to Camden Yards to root for the MLB's
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