(Only QUALIFIED Healthcare Professionals accepted) Psychiatry/Mental Health-NP – While working as part of a multidisciplinary treatment team, the Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner will complete assessments, DSM 5 diagnoses and formulate psychiatric|substance use treatment plans.
Candidate will evaluate, diagnose, and prescribe psychiatric medications. Diagnose and, where appropriate, prescribe psychotropic medications for DSM 5 diagnoses. Monitor responses to medication(s) and adjust dosage(s), change medications as needed, recognize adverse reactions respond appropriately. Take referrals from Health Center (CHC) PCPs and community agencies.
Integrates and coordinates counseling and other non-pharmacologic interventions with medication to optimize patient outcomes. Coordinate and collaborate with the primary care team (including providers, pharmacist, medical assistants, therapists, Community Support Personnel, etc.) to improve health outcomes. Supervise NP, PA, and medical students during rotations at Center when appropriate. Serve as mentor, teacher, and consultant to MDs, NPs, and PAs on diagnosing and prescribing for DSM 5 disorders.
Center offers Flexible scheduling & strong work-life balance. Above average compensation package. Full benefits package including medical, vision, disability and 401(k) match. 100% employer paid malpractice coverage Warm and welcoming support staff and more. 2 or more years Psych APP experienced required.