Nurse Practitioner - Psychiatric

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Work type: Full-Time Staff
Location: Macon, GA
Categories: Mercer Medicine (Health and Medical Services)

Position Title

Nurse Practitioner - Psychiatric

Department

Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Division

MUSM

Vacancy Number

19-098

Work Location

Macon, GA

Job Type

Full-time

Job Category

Staff

Responsibilities

Psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner to provide assessment of patients and diagnose mental health condition. Highly skilled in psychosocial and physical assessment along with differential diagnosis of mental health conditions. Provide pharmacological interventions along with psychotherapeutic interventions. Ability to work with adults, children and families in academic outpatient psychiatric practice. Ability to collaborate with other medical specialties. Strong communication skills essential with ability to understand cultural differences in providing mental health care.

Required Qualifications

This position requires a Masters in Nurse Practitioner with Psychiatric specifications from an accredited college/university, certification from Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioners from the American Nurses Credentialing Center, and at least one year of experience working in either inpatient or outpatient mental health treatment. Must be familiar with use of Electronic Medical Records, competent in providing Basic Life Support (current Certification), and have prescriptive authority through DEA.

Is a criminal background check needed for this position?

Yes

Pay Rate

Commensurate with experience

Pay Basis

Monthly

FLSA Status

Exempt

Required Documents

Resume, Cover Letter, References

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants should be prepared to answer the following questions:

1. Do you have a master's in Nursing/Nurse Practitioner?

EEO Statement

AA/EEO/Veteran/Disability

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