Telecare Seeks Talented Full Time Psych Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Paramount, CA

full-time
Inpatient and outpatient

Position Description:

A senior member of the clinical team, the Psych Nurse Practitioner provides direct psychiatric nurse practitioner care and medical treatment to members served

Qualifications:

Must be BC- PMHNP

Bachelor Degree in Nursing Services and Advanced degree in healthcare science as required by state licensing.

Active DEA, and minimum age 18

CPR, CPI, First Aid Certification required

Duties:

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.

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. Work in collaboration with multi-disciplinary team to implement plan for treatment. The team may include various disciplines including but not limited to mental health therapists, psychiatrists, psychologists, occupational therapists, speech therapists, dietitians, substance recovery counselors, wellness coaches, and educators.

Discharge:

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

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Posted July 9, 2021