APRN- PSYCH -Full Time Nurse Practitioner

Overview

To be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our Values. These values—integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountability, and compassion—must guide what we do, as individuals and professionals, every day.

A nurse practitioner who focuses on meeting the emotional, behavioral and psychiatric health needs of REACH patients while providing ongoing evaluation, assessment, planning, intervention, and treatment. Other duties may be assigned.

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Responsibilities

  1. Clinical oversight of the REACH Youth Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) , alongside of the Clinical Coordinator and supportive Multidisciplinary Team , serving youth ages 5-17.
  2. Clinically assess and evaluate REACH patients who present with emotional, behavioral and or psychiatric health needs.
  3. Demonstrates advanced clinical skill in interviewing, observing and collecting healthcare information during time of assessment.
  4. Collaborates with Multi-disciplinary treatment team to develop treatment plans for patients.
  5. Performs psychiatric evaluation and provides clinical diagnosis.
  6. All required documentation is completed in a timely manner and adheres to the departmental standards. Medication management for lifespan populations.  Prescribe and monitor psychotropic medications while providing diagnostic impressions and specific treatment recommendations.
  7. Assures patient's rights and safety are maintained at all times.

Qualifications

EDUCATION

 

Advanced practice registered nurse with a state-approved master’s degree in nursing (MSN) at minimum.

 

EXPERIENCE

Lifespan experience required as working with youth (5-17 years old) and adult populations.  

Experience in psychopharmacology required.  

Minimum 3 to 5 years of clinical experience related to field of Psychiatry, required.

 

LICENSURE

 

Advanced practice registered nurse who has successfully fulfilled the state’s requirements in terms of clinical hours, and the completion of an advanced practice certification exam. 

Must hold active APRN licensure and maintain compliance with state requirements.

 

Additional Information

** EMPLOYEE REFERRAL BONUS ELIGIBLE


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