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Outpatient Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, Lifespan Connecticut

Olesky Associates
Willimantic, Connecticut, 06226, United States
January 08, 2019


Great opportunity to join a comprehensive private, non-profit facility in Connecticut providing psychosocial, behavioral health, chemical abuse, primary care, care coordination, wellness and prevention services to the community, and employee assistance program services for business and industry.

The primary service area is the 21 towns in northeastern Connecticut. You will join a welcoming, highly-competent and long-serving staff of over 250 professionals who care about what they do. Located in small town and rural settings throughout Connecticut, within easy commuting distance from New London, Hartford, Worcester, MA and Providence, RI. The organization values work/life balance.

Psychiatric APRN provides diagnostic evaluations and re-evaluations for assigned clients, and as needed. Provides psychiatric medication management for assigned clients as needed. Takes a leadership role as a member of an interdisciplinary treatment team to ensure a coordinated and responsive treatment planning and evaluation process for assigned clients. Communicates changes in client treatment planning, medical needs and service needs to all staff involved in the provision of core services to clients.

APRN works with a team of professional social workers, nurse care managers, case managers and others to ensure integrated care. All work is outpatient, with adolescent through geriatric clients. Both Doctors and APRN’s share call by phone and have call for 1 week at a time, every 7-8 weeks. Calls are related to medication issues.

Organization offers a Very generous compensation and benefit package including health, dental, life and disability insurance; Training and tuition reimbursement fund including National Health Service Corps loan repayment and scholarships; Pre-tax medical and dependent care plans and a Retirement plan with an employer contribution. Monday through Friday Schedule – No Nights, Weekends or Holidays