PeaceHealth is seeking a Behavioral Health Nurse Practitioner based in the Longview community.
Req ID: 135011
PeaceHealth Medical Group in Longview, Washington is actively seeking a Psychiatric and Mental Health Nurse Practitioner to join our outpatient Behavioral Health team within our 125-member multi-specialty group. PeaceHealth St John Medical Center is a Level III, 200 bed, state of the art, community, not-for profit medical center. There are 22 inpatient psychiatric beds, of which 6 are high acuity. Join 3 Adult Psychiatrists, 1 Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist, 2 ARNP, 2 LICSW and Mental Health specialists in our outpatient clinic. The oncoming provider will have a panel of patients.
In this role, you'll practice under the direction of a physician and within scope of practice, be responsible for advanced level of nursing evaluation, clinical assessment, prescribing and monitoring medications and follow-up care for patient; be responsible for patient and family teaching, and for comprehensive psychiatric evaluations, mental status examinations, and consultation for/to medical patients.
Longview, Washington is located along the Columbia River and I-5 corridor just 40 minutes north of Portland, Oregon. The Pacific Ocean and is an hour from the Pacific Ocean, 2 hours south of Seattle, and 1.5 hours to beautiful mountains to enjoy hiking and snow sports. This is a lovely, family oriented community combined with the neighboring community of Kelso has a population 102k. The area offers good schools, limitless recreational activities in the stunning evergreen outdoors, and easy access to larger metropolitan areas.
We offer competitive compensation and robust benefits:
Excellent health coverage
Fully paid malpractice insurance
Washington State has no state income tax
Required: Graduate of Accredited School offering an Advanced Degree in Nurse Practice (ARNP)
Preferred: MSN and training in psychopharmacology training, experience in psychiatric treatment setting, & experience in diagnostic evaluation and treatment planning for person with psychiatric illness and who may be chemically dependent.Keywords: Behavioral health, Psychiatry, NP, Nurse Practitioner, PMHNP
If you are interested in this career opportunity, please contact Seth A Lidren.
PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Wash., is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 900 providers and 10 medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of the founding Sisters and continues with a spirit of respect, stewardship, collaboration and social justice in fulfilling its Mission.
PeaceHealth is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified job applicants and employees without regard to the following statuses: protected veteran; qualified individual with a disability; race; ethnicity; religion; gender; pregnancy; gender identity; national origin; age; genetic information; sexual orientation; or any other protected status in accordance with local, state, or federal laws.
The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.
Location: Longview , LCR Broadway Campus (101) Job Category : Physician & Advanced Practice Clinician Shift: Variable FTE: 0.50 Work Type: Part Time
Posting Notes: Longview || Physician & Advanced Practice Clinician ||Nurse Practitioners || Part Time || BEHAVIORAL HLTH SVCS
PeaceHealth Physicians are as diverse as the communities they serve, but have the following in common:Dedication to carrying on the healing mission of Jesus Christ by promoting personal and community health, relieving pain and suffering and treating each person in a loving and caring way.A shared vision of every patient receiving exceptional, compassionate evidence-based care, every time, every touch.