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OP Clinic Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Fremont Health Fremont, NE

Job Description

The Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner will complete comprehensive evaluations of patients according to psychiatric guidelines; mental health status evaluations, formulations, diagnoses, and detailed treatment plans; make referrals for further diagnostic medical testing as needed; provide individual, group, family and pharmacologic therapeutic interventions as necessary; provide crisis intervention and referrals; documentation, records, and reports in accordance with prevailing rules, regulations and standards. All activities of the Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner shall be in accordance with State and Federal standards and Medical Staff Bylaws pertaining to Allied Health Professionals.

Education, licensure/certification, experience & skills needed: Successful completion of an approved advanced practice registered nurse program; must have a master's degree, post-master's certificate, or doctoral degree with preparation as an Advanced Practice Psychiatric and Mental Health Nurse. Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of Nebraska or by a compact state under the Nurse Licensure Compact Act; current licensure as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse by the State of Nebraska. Prescriptive authority in Nebraska and DEA Certification. Must be a PMHNP. Strong written and verbal communication skills; ability to collaborate actively with health professionals of various disciplines and function as a team member; skill in the diagnosis and treatment of a variety of disease in the practice of psychiatry; able to complete a clear and comprehensive diagnostic and psychiatric assessment and concise notes for patient records; must have basic computer skills.

Preferred licensure/certification & experience: Certification by a national certifying body as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (ANCC). Experience as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner preferred.

Compensation to commensurate with experience.

Fremont Health offers a competitive benefit packet to include educational assistance. Relocation possible.

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Job Details

Date Posted October 19, 2017
Date Closes December 18, 2017
Address 450 E. 23rd Street
Located In Fremont, NE
Department Outpatient
Job Type Full-time Employee
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
Hours 40 hours per week; Full Time
SOC Category 29-1171.00 Nurse Practitioners
Zipcode 68025
Name Human Resources Department
Address 450 E 23rd Street
Phone 402-941-7377
FAX 402-727-3765

This job requires the following skills

  • Psychiatry

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