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Prior Authorization and Clinical Assistant Nurse

Central Iowa Psychological Services Ankeny, IA

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

We are seeking a Clinical Assistant Nurse to join our team! You will be responsible for assisting 2 Psychiatric Advanced Nurse Practitioners in the treatment of patients in our Ankeny location.

Responsibilities:

  • Complete Prior Authorizations for Psychiatric Medications as prescribed
  • Monitor and report changes in patient symptoms or behavior
  • Communicate with collaborating clinicians or specialists regarding patient care
  • Educate patients about health maintenance and side effects management
  • Facilitate referrals to other healthcare professionals and medical facilities
  • Maintain accurate patient medical records
  • Provide advice and emotional support to patients and their family members
  • Schedule appointments, answer the phone and return calls to patients
  • Communicate messages from patients to ARNPs with any important context
  • Take vitals and administer psychiatric screenings as determined by ARNPs (triage)
  • Assist in other areas of clinic as needed during down times

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience in nursing or other medical fields
  • Familiarity with medical software and equipment
  • Ability to build rapport with patients
  • Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
Company Description
Central Iowa Psychological Services is a multi-specialty, private group mental health practice with 3 locations in Central Iowa. We aim to increase access to excellent quality mental health care. We operate in a collaborative way across all locations.

Central Iowa Psychological Services

Why Work Here?
Work in a collaborative environment and find meaning in helping us provide high-quality access to care to diverse populations!

Central Iowa Psychological Services is a multi-specialty, private group mental health practice with 3 locations in Central Iowa. We aim to increase access to excellent quality mental health care. We operate in a collaborative way across all locations.

Address

215 NW 18th Street

Ankeny, IA
50023 USA

Industry

Healthcare

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