NP / Nurse Practitioner / Pennsylvania / Part Time / Psych NP needed in Pennsylvania 100% remote Job

MedCare Staffing, Inc.

Pennsylvania, United States Part-time in Healthcare & Medical
    • Job ID 1502405

    Job Description

    A tech-forward provider of adult behavioral therapy across the United States is seeking a locum tenens PMHNP for Pennsylvania . We believe that patients, clinicians, and insurers all deserve a better healthcare experience, so we built one.Our mission is to provide personalized, technology-empowered care for adults struggling with behavioral disorders in the environment best suited to help them – their home or ours. Were looking to rapidly grow our team with values-driven, diverse, caring professionals to help us.About The Role Part time remote Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. The Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner will conduct medical and history assessments, psychiatric evaluations, prescribe psych medications, and conduct follow ups with patients as needed. The Nurse Practitioner will also work closely with the multidisciplinary team of individual therapists, group facilitators, and Care Operations Associates through treatment team meetings and ongoing communication during the patients treatment. 10 hours per week ! 2 5 hour shiftsOption to increase hours in future What Youll DoProvides patient assessment, diagnosis and treatment plans in accordance with statutes, regulations and protocols regulating the profession. Collaborates with the staff psychiatrist, Clinical Director, SUD Nursing Staff and Individual Therapists Provides psychiatric health services, education, counseling and emotional support.Prescribe psychiatric medications as clinically indicated to treat patients.Provides patient education regarding medications, risks, benefits and reasonable outcome expectations. Communicates with patients and engages in follow-up as necessary.Provide consultation and follow-up with mental health staff regarding a patient’s diagnosis and treatment, and need for psychotropic medication.Conduct group sessions on mental health observation, including medication compliance groups.Perform other duties as assigned by Supervising Psychiatrist or Clinical DirectorWhat Youll NeedMasters of Science in Nursing, with a Psychiatric/Mental Health emphasis, from an accredited college or university. 2 years of experience related to the above duties.Must be licensed as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) by the State Board of Nursing. Flexible and adaptable with the ability to work within an ambiguous environmentSheila Samuelson Managing Director of Recruiting and Marketing Direct: Cell : Office: Fax:

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