Job ID:  L1036

State: WA

Specialty: PSY

Type: Locum Tenens Jobs

Contact: John Paulk

800-741-7629 X3084





WashingtonState– In Patient Locum Tenens – Weekends – Ongoing Need


This is an in patient unit averaging 16-18 patients on the unit with an average length of stay of ~5 days for voluntary patients and 7-10 days for involuntary and longer for patients waiting for nursing home placement or state hospital placement.  Patient population is 50% voluntary, 50% involuntary.


Opiate and alcohol detox are done on the unit.

Typical consults: delirium, dementia, overdose/suicide attempt, acute or sub acute psychosis, rapidly progressive dementia.

95% of exams are done by a hospitalist.

Patients are admitted by hospitalists and then seen in the morning.


Weekend duty involves rounding on all patients along with work ups and/or consulting on all new admissions.

Weekend call Friday – Sunday


Excellent hourly rates.  Travel, overnight accommodations and malpractice –PAID


Please provide me with your preferred rate of pay, availability and license status –WashingtonStatein some cases can issue a temporary license quickly.


Call or email –John Paulk