Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Telecare Corporation is Hiring

Long Beach, CA

full-time
Inpatient and outpatient

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner shall provide professional nursing services, on behalf of TELECARE, in accordance with the terms and conditions set forth in this Agreement as follows:

Assessment and Diagnosis:

Interview of patients to gather relevant history including but not limited to current psychiatric symptoms, previous psychiatric treatment and hospitalizations, previous response to medications, substance use, physical health issues, history of abuse or neglect, history of violence, and pertinent family history.

Utilize effective communication methods to foster the therapeutic relationship and promote positive clinical outcomes.

Gather data from multiple sources including reviews of previous medical records, psychosocial and other evaluations performed by multidisciplinary team, and interviews of family members as appropriate.

Using data gathered, complete comprehensive psychiatric evaluations of patients within designated timeframes. The psychiatric evaluation must include content areas as determined by Practice Site policies as well as regulatory and TELECARE standards. 

Treatment:

Develop plan for treatment based on data gathered during assessment and input from patient as well as other sources. Ensure that the plan for treatment is in accordance with evidence based standards and practice guidelines.

Discharge:

Work in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team to conclude treatment when clinically indicated and transition patient to other levels of care as appropriate.

Other:

Responsible for the preparation and maintenance of documentation, records, discharge summaries and reports in accordance with established rules, regulations, and program guidelines.

 


Posted July 9, 2021