Locum tenens psychiatry jobs

Partner with locum advisors who understand the essential role psychiatry providers play in the healthcare industry.

Millions of people live in mental health shortage areas. Locum tenens psychiatrists are a solution.

More than 150 million people in the US live in mental health shortage areas. Within a few years, the US could be short between 14,280 and 31,109 psychiatrists. The COVID-19 pandemic exacerbated the need for psychiatrists and their essential role in helping communities around the country recover. 

We’ve made it our mission to address the issue in America by finding top-notch locum tenens psychiatry providers and placing them in locum tenens jobs where they get to impact the lives of people in these underserved communities nationwide. 

Covelo Direct understands the impact locum tenens psychiatrists have on individuals’ lives and in the broader community where they live. We support providers by finding jobs that intersect with their expertise and passions.

Top reasons to partner with Covelo Direct

Specialized expertise in psychiatry

We connect psychiatry providers by matching their skills and passions with a locum tenens psychiatry job that resonates with them. Each match we make is rooted in a profound understanding of the types of locum tenens assignments each provider wants and the healthcare industry needs.

We have a vast network of psychiatry jobs

There’s a significant need for locum tenens psychiatrists. We have curated a network of healthcare facilities we’ve built over the last 15-plus years. Our reach is extensive, from large hospital facilities in urban settings to facilities in rural areas providing critical access to patients.

A streamlined process

With Covelo Direct, our locum tenens psychiatry providers won’t worry about an exhaustive search and application process. We offer state-of-the-art services to our locum tenens psychiatrists, leveraging the newest technology to streamline processes and deliver efficient, high-quality service.

Contract expertise

Our skilled team of consultants has more than 15 years of experience in locum tenens and 40+ years in the healthcare industry. Our proficiency in contract negotiations ensures each psychiatry provider gets the best possible contract.

Continuous support

Our locum tenens psychiatry providers can rely on us to be with them every step of the way as they work on assignments. We make ourselves available to answer any of their questions and consistently deliver prompt responses to our providers. We are trustworthy in delivering on promises, whether finding the proper placement in a timely manner or being available for assistance when needed.

Professional growth

We empower each provider to experience diverse clinical settings. We get to know each provider personally to understand their goals. We aren’t just a service provider but a strategic partner in our physicians and advanced practice providers’ growth and success.

Recent locum tenens psychiatry placements

Successfully placed a locum tenens adult psychiatrist at a Mental Health Clinic in San Francisco, California.

Filled a specialized role for a temporary child and adolescent psychiatrist at a Behavioral Health Center in Denver, Colorado.

Connected an interim forensic psychiatrist for a correctional facility role in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Matched a provider seeking short-term work as a geriatric psychiatrist at a Senior Care Institute in Miami, Florida.

Placed a fill-in telepsychiatrist to provide remote psychiatric services at a Virtual Health Clinic based in New York City, New York.

Find your next locum tenens psychiatry job here

Choosing Covelo Direct means selecting a pathway to making a tangible difference in communities needing mental healthcare providers.

Our mission is to help locum tenens psychiatry providers always find tailored solutions aligning with their career objectives. Ready to begin your locum tenens psychiatry journey?

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