PERM | PMHNP AGES 12-20 | WEST CENTRAL CT- Permanent/Full-Time (Sandy Hook)

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Healthcare - Nursing



Psychiatric-Mental Health opening in , Connecticut. This and other nurse practitioner jobs brought to you by NursingJobCafe.com

SPECIALTY: PMHNP

TYPE: PERMANENT

LOCATION: WEST CENTRAL CT

JOB: 41750


Responsibilities:

  • The Advanced Practice Registered Nurse is responsible for direct services with children, adolescents and their families including but not limited to evaluation/assessment; medication therapies and medical management; psychotherapy and counseling; parent/consumer education; record keeping; collaboration with other professionals, team members as well as related community services.
  • APRN evaluation and management for clients through direct care encounters weekly and as needed. Direct care encounters may include prescription and management of medication, order and interpretation of labs, order of consultations or referrals, and education to patients and families.
  • Documentation of patient encounters through weekly progress notes
  • Weekly updates of treatment plan
  • Round collaboratively with Psychiatrists regarding shared cases and treatment teams weekly and as needed
  • Assist with providing cross-coverage to Psychiatry team cases
  • Assist with patient admissions including initial evaluations and initial assessment documentation
  • Provide collateral/liaison contact to patient families
  • Provide collateral/liaison contact to outpatient providers for clients
  • Assist with utilization reviews for clients
  • Complete discharge recommendation assessments as part of collaborative discharge summaries
  • Ability to work in a collaborative environment including maintaining requirements of Physician Collaborative Agreements

Qualifications:


  • Master s degree from an accredited college.
  • APRN License from the State.

Compensation:$101,000 - $124,000plus full benefits. Possible relocation.


Additional:

  • Patients are divided into pods. There are 6-8 kids in each pod. Patients require treatment in a wide range of disorders and are NOT categorized by their disorder.
  • Patients attend 2-3 hours of school each day.
  • Ages; 12-20
  • Hours; M-F, 8A-5P
  • Care coordinators are with the patients 24/7.
  • Credentialing can be done in 2-3 weeks.
  • APRN will report to campus medical director.
  • Pod "fast meeting" are held with the care team daily.
  • EMR; Lightning Step

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please call Gary at [Click Here to Apply], and send your resume to [Click Here to Apply] and reference the above job number.


Sincerely,


Gary Snyder

Permanent Placement Division Director

Sumo Medical [Click Here to Apply]Keyphrases: psychiatry jobs, psychiatrist jobs, psychologist jobs, psychiatric nurse practitioner jobs
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