Job Details

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

About the Opportunity

A community healthcare organization in New York City is currently seeking a talented and dedicated Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. This is a terrific opportunity for a qualified nursing professional to bring their knowledge, skill set, and passion to an amazing organization! Please submit your resume for consideration today!

Company Description

Healthcare Organization

Job Description

As the Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, you will:

  • Obtain and/or review/evaluate a patient’s medical and psychosocial history
  • Perform complete comprehensive physical examinations
  • Evaluate individual patients and prescribes appropriate medications, treatments, referrals as indicated in the Policies & Procedures Manual and/or is consistent with current standards of care
  • Participate in patient education and counseling services, especially about family planning, STD’S/HIV, preventive health and nutrition
  • Interpret laboratory data. Reviews and initials all lab reports; orders appropriate/additional lab tests and referrals or follows up as indicated
  • Participate in in-service education and other training programs
  • Make referrals to appropriate sources/consultants for medical and/or social problems

Required Skills

  • 3+ years related experience
  • MSN
  • NP License in Psych
  • Experience in psych, behavioral, ambulatory

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Desired Skills

  • Fluent in Spanish

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