Physician - Psychiatry

Sumter, SC 29150

Specialty Psychiatry
Profession Physician

The Sumter, South Carolina VA Outpatient Center is seeking BC/BE Psychiatrists. The ideal candidate is an independent care provider who is highly skilled in the management of patient's mental health needs. Main responsibilities consist of conducting diagnostic evaluations, psychiatric consults, medication management, and individual or group psychotherapy and supervising mid-levels. Outpatient psychiatrists have one hour for new intake (only one daily), and 30 minutes to see each follow up visit. There is also 90 minutes allotted during the course of the day to complete notes, return phone calls, etc. U.S. Citizenship, a full, active, and unrestricted U.S. medical license, and BC/BE in Psychiatry are required.

Community Information:

Sumter, SC located just 44 miles east of Columbia is centrally located in the center of South Carolina. Home to Shaw Air Force Base, a big supporter of the local economy, the city features Swan Lake Iris Gardens, known as the number one attraction for the city. Sumter offers all the services and amenities of a metropolitan community while embracing citizens with its small-town charm. Golf, fishing and hunting are some of the best in the area, and cultural opportunities abound, with an especially exciting visual and performing arts scene.

Benefits

VA boasts a comprehensive compensation and benefits package (Paid Time-Off, Professional/Personal Insurance Coverages, 401K, CME, and Retirement, etc.).

About the VA

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Call to action:

To learn more, contact Keith Liles National Healthcare Recruitment Consultant