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Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, Outpatient Adult & Adolescent, CA

Olesky Associates
San Francisco, California, 94109, United States
January 07, 2019


Longstanding Social Services / Behavioral Healthcare Organization is seeking an experienced Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner to join their team in San Francisco, California

The psychiatric nurse practitioner exercises medical responsibilities for psychiatric evaluation, medication assessment and medication monitoring. Perform crisis intervention, supportive counseling and other direct mental health services, including case management, and assists with 5150 evaluations, as needed. Directs treatment planning and works as a member of multi-disciplinary team.

Order diagnostic tests as needed. Coordinate care with PREP treatment team at Felton, UCSF, and county Behavioral Health Services. Coordinate care with primary medical provider and/or counsel client and family on medical issues. Maintain client caseload, as designated by Program Manager. Maintain clinical records in accordance with mandated quality assurance standards. Attend all clinical, supervision, and administrative meetings as scheduled. Consult and provide on-going education to non-medical staff in psychopharmacology and medical aspects of patient care.

Part or Full-time flexible schedule available