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Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Grey Staffing
Wickenburg, Arizona, 85390, United States
July 19, 2018


"Nurse Practitioner needed to function as our Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. Recognized as a leader in eating disorder treatment, we continually seek out quality staff members looking for rewarding careers in our field. As a company that is committed to our employees, we understand and appreciate how staff members contribute to patient care and our success. Job Description: The Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner is responsible for providing patients with psychiatric services which include psychiatric evaluation; medication management / psychiatric medical assessments; continuous care; psychotherapy support and admission / discharge / transfer orders. This position interacts with others as a professional and collaborative team member to ensure that the center’s patient care operating priorities are executed with precision and consistent excellence. Call: Provides hospital on-call services as assigned. Responds to pages / telephone calls while on call within 30 minutes telephonically. Give orders for admission for patients being admitted. Provides appropriate Hand-Off communication to assure continuity of care. Provides psychiatric provider to psychiatric provider communication as warranted. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s Degree of Science in Nursing from accredited institution with board certification as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. Experience – Three to five years experience as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner and at least three years experience with Eating Disorders. Skills – Leadership by example; ability to act with a sense of urgency; ability to help facilitate high team performance; organizational skills; strong written and verbal communication skills; and problem solving ability. Must interface effectively at all levels internally and externally; self-directed; follows though as required; commitment to professional standards, regulatory excellence/integrity and personal development. Must be proficient in computer usage, data entry and electronic medical record-keeping.