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Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (0115ma)

Lubbock, Texas, United States
January 15, 2019

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Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner In-patient setting / Short Term Crisis Stabilization--Convenient to Lubbock, Texas (Would consider a Locum's Provider as well $100 per hour)

We are seeking a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner interested in working in a psychiatric facility for short-term crisis stabilization. The facility is comprised of a 40-bed hospital is an adult inpatient treatment facility at which they provide psychiatric evaluation, rehabilitation services, and comprehensive discharge planning for people who have a mental illness and/or who are experiencing a serious psychiatric crisis..

The Provider would see a diverse patient population ranging from adults and a geriatric population. The Provider would conduct psychiatric evaluations and consultations as well as medication management. The types of patients managed vary but many present with dementia, Alzheimer's, chemical dependency and depression. The initial evaluations run approximately 1 hour and follow-ups are every 30 minutes. There is a collaborating Psychiatrist and Medical Director that has an excellent relationship with the other Providers on staff.

The PMHNP can expect a base salary of $120,000-$150,000 plus incentives (Depending Upon Experience) with a comprehensive benefits package including Medical, Vision, 401K, Malpractice Coverage at 100%, PTO, CME, CME and CME Allowance. $5,000 signing bonus and $5,000 relocation allowance.

Texas does not have a state income tax and residents enjoy reasonable housing costs and a very good standard of living. Excellent opportunity convenient to Lubbock, Texas.