Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner-Clinical Nurse Specialist|
Compensation: $110K - $135K / Year
Minimum Education: Masters
Job Type: Full Time
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Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner-Clinical Nurse Specialist
Arthur L Crume
Under the general direction of the Behavioral Health Director and Director of Psychiatry, coordinates the comprehensive health care needs of the specific patient population and provides appropriate direct patient care through assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of specific conditions. Participates in educational and research activities of the department.
Collaborates with other providers to provide comprehensive integrated primary care to CHC Family Medicine patients.
Assesses patient's physical and psychosocial health/illness status through history taking and physical examination.
Diagnoses, manages, and appropriately refers patients with acute, episodic, or chronic illness according to department protocols.
Orders appropriate laboratory and diagnostic tests according to established guidelines.
Facilitates and coordinates patient care referrals to specialists and outside agencies
Develops and provides educational materials and/or programs to patients, families, and other health care professionals.
May participate in clinical and/or nursing research.
Actively participates in the departmental quality assurance program.
Serves on appropriate department and/or hospital committees.
Demonstrate understanding and commitment of the health center mission.
Demonstrate understanding and commitment to the established CHC Values and Standards.
Performs other related duties as required and as assigned.
*Massachusetts Licensed MLP-NP.
*Certified in Massachusetts to practice in the expanded role as a Clinical Specialist in Psychiatry and MH Nursing.
*CPR/AED Certified or equivalent.
*Demonstrated mastery of a specialty area or other related field normally acquired by 3-5 years progressively responsible nursing experience.
* Valid Current CPR Certificate
*Licensed Nurse Practitioner
ALC Staffing Associates
509 N Vermilion
Danville, IL 61832