The Department of Psychiatry at Alameda Health System, has an opening for a full-time Consultation Liaison Psychiatrist (CL).
This position offers the opportunity for qualified applicants to provide psychiatric consultative services in inpatient, ED, and SNF settings. The inpatient and ED settings are at San Leandro Hospital and Alameda Hospital. The hospitals are located in the cities of San Leandro and Alameda respectively. The SNFs are both located in the city of Alameda, near the hospital.
Psychiatrist provides timely support to the two emergency departments during their work hours by evaluation patients who are either on a LPS hold or need one to assess need for continued psychiatric hospitalization at John George Psychiatric Hospital. Support on inpatient units and SNF mainly consists of providing recommendations for medication management of patients.
The salary for 40 hours is $265,000 per year plus $10,000 in bonuses and full benefits. Part-time pay is pro-rated. Less than 30 hours/week is not eligible for bonuses and receives limited benefits.