Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Date posted: > 3 months ago Location: CO

Job description


DEA Certification
Computer skills
Certified Nurse Practitioner
Colorado Licensure and full prescriptive authority
*NO CALL REQUIRED, no weekends or major holidays

Candidate will have the following:

Full Job Description

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioners (PMHNP)

Degree as a Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP)
Possess a working knowledge of behavioral health diagnosis and treatments
Must be able to obtain or possess a valid Colorado PMHNP license, current DEA/DPS, and required CME as per Colorado Licensing board
Able to conduct and complete Initial Psychiatric Evaluations including clinical risk assessment, and treatment recommendations, follow-up care
Prescribe, administer and review medications of assigned clients. Regularly monitor side effects of prescribed medications. Provide clients with information necessary to make informed consents.
Provide backup support to other members of the psychiatric team.
Order and perform diagnostic tests and therapeutic procedures and interpret associated test results for deviations from normal baseline and provides follow up treatment plans.
Possess a willingness to learn and incorporate cutting edge Behavioral health treatments (example: TMS Therapy, Ketamine therapy)
Coordination with others involved in clients care such as: Psychiatrist, Pharmacist, Caregivers, Case Managers, and Therapists for continuity of care.
Maintain standards of confidentiality and documentation.
Provide thorough and timely documentation using credible electronic based medical records or paper charts and prescription program
Excellent verbal, written and computer skills are highly preferred

Mental health experience: 1 year (Required)

Active state of Colorado medical license (Required)

  • We have been named one of the Gazette’s Best Workplaces three years in a row.
  • As a premier behavioral health treatment center for the Colorado Springs area, Family Care Center offers services for both children and adults and specializes in services for military families and veterans.
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Job details

Title Other
Specialty Psychiatry
Location CO
Job Type Permanent
Board Certification Yes
On Call No
Compensation Permanent($82,000 - $120,000 a year)
Telemedicine No
Government No
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