Advanced Practice Clinician - Psychiatry Nurse prac

Presbyterian Healthcare Services Albuquerque, NM

Type of Opportunity: Full Time

FTE: 1.000000

Exempt: Yes

Work Schedule: Days

Shift: 1

Location: US:NM:Albuquerque

Education:

Essential:

* Master Degree

Credentials:

Education:

Essential:

* Master Degree from accredited Family Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Program

Credentials:

Essential:

* NM Nurse Practitioner License

Summary:

Performs clinical service within the Behavioral Health Program as directed.

Responsibilities:

* Maintains active or associate membership on PHS Medical Staff in good standing. Abides by all relevant obligations as set forth in the Rules and Regulations of PHS Medical Staff Organization. . Works in a collegial, facilitative manner with PHS physicians and all appropriate medical staff sections and departments.

* Performs professional clinical duties as the psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner of record for patients as directed, according to accepted standards of professional psychiatric practice. This includes collaboration and effective communication with nursing and ancillary staff, participation in multi-disciplinary treatment planning, and thorough documentation in medical record.

* Active participation in initiatives to improve clinical and service quality as directed by program administration.

* Serves in a leadership role in regard to the care of own patients. With input from nursing and ancillary staff, directing the course of treatment and educating staff.

* Performs additional duties as directed.

Competencies and skills:

Nonessential:

* SKILL-Ability to effectively interact with customers to understand their needs and explain data

* SKILL-Microsoft Office

* SKILL-Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively in person and via telephone with members, employer groups, brokers, physicians, and physician office staff using strong dialogue and customer service competencies.

* SKILL-Written communication

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Presbyterian Healthcare Services is a drug-free and tobacco-free employer with smoke free campuses.