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Family Nurse Practitioner

Enterhealth Van Alstyne, TX
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

General Description:  The Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) will be based at the Enterhealth Ranch, primarily working Monday through Friday (plus some on call duties). Provides residential and withdrawal stabilization / detoxification treatment and manages chronic and emergent medical issues. Additionally, this position will assist with clinical and quality issues, and service delivery of the Enterhealth treatment process.

Responsibilities:

  1. Perform and document ROS, Physical Exam, AIMS on all patients within 24 hours of admission/ or Monday following weekend/ day after recognized holiday
  2. Responsible for admissions, diagnosis of medical conditions, medication management, and client care. Quickly refers patients to MD for diagnosis/ stabilization of emergent and/ or unstable psychiatric conditions.
  3. Adhere to local, state and federal guidelines.
  4. Supports the mission, vision, values and standards of Enterhealth.
  5. Complete Discharge Note and Summary for clients.
  6. Manage patients on Withdrawal Stabilization and step down to IR when appropriate
  7. Collaborate with Nursing Manager and Medical Director to determine schedule
  8. Follow-up visits weekly on patients without a psychiatric diagnosis
  9. Follow-up visits weekly on stable patients with a psychiatric diagnosis
  10. Demonstrate knowledge of DSM criteria
  11. Notify Medical Director immediately if there is concern that a patient’s psychiatric diagnosis or medical condition is not stable
  12. Notify Medical Director, Ranch Management, therapist and nursing if patient expresses thoughts to harm self or others or leave AMA
  13. Review admission labs and document in EMR. Suggest plan to address any abnormalities, including ordering repeat labs, in a timely manner prior to discharge
  14. Working with neuropsychologist and MD, educate patients and document conversation in EMR re: benefits of MeRT and benefits of GabaSync. Discuss and review MeRT issues with patients/families when appropriate
  15. Manage medical problems for patients and document in EMR, which can be included in weekly note or can be separate if weekly note has already been completed
  16. Discuss with Medical Director and order consults re: medical problems that cannot be managed adequately and require an outside consultant or transfer to an outside facility
  17. Assist team with getting consents to speak with family and/or outside providers signed by patients
  18. Notify Medical Director, therapist, and nursing when patient refuses to sign consents, including their reason for refusing and document in EMR
  19. Meet with Medical Director and/or collaborating physician regularly to review cases, e.g. bimonthly or as needed
  20. Coordinate with nursing to order outside medical records, and follow-up with outside provider/facility if they do not arrive within 1 week. 
  21. Collaborate with team members working with families & attend family meetings, in coordination with therapist and/or Medical Director
  22. Participate in teaching educational courses to staff regularly in coordination with Medical Director and/or Collaborating Physician and/or Executive Director
  23. Attend and participate in Multidisciplinary Treatment Team Weekly
  24.  Is an active member of Infection Control Committee
  25. Call responsibilities: will be on call up to one evening per week and one weekend per month, in addition to covering some of the evening calls when the MD is on PTO/away from the Ranch.
  26. Adhere to Enterhealth policies and procedures.

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited university with an MSN- Master of Science in Nursing
  • Certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP-C/FNP-BC)
  • Unrestricted current licensure as an FNP in the State of Texas
  • Clinical experience (either as an RN or FNP) within Behavioral Healthcare, preferably in Addictions Treatment

 

 

 

Company Description
As a state-of-the-art alcohol and drug addiction management company, Enterhealth's mission is to help people overcome their addiction by addressing every aspect of their physical, psychological, neurological, relational and spiritual well-being using the latest advances in science based medicine and therapy techniques.

At Enterhealth's residential and outpatient facilities, patients will have access to the latest scientific protocols and medical breakthroughs that block the effects of alcohol and drugs, lessen the effects of withdrawal and decrease cravings and desires. Whether outpatient or residential, Enterhealth's alcohol and drug addiction treatment offers the latest in anti-addiction medicines combined with individual, group and family therapy administered by our caring staff of trained addiction professionals.

Addiction services include:

Detox and Withdrawal Stabilization, Anti-Addiction Medicines, Neurological Testing & Treatments, Psychiatric Dual Diagnosis, Co-Occurring Medical Disease Treatment, Individual, Family and Group Therapy, Spirituality and Faith-based Programs, Residential Rehabilitation, Outpatient Programs and Services, Online Support and Tools, Personalized Fitness and Nutrition Planning

Enterhealth

Why Work Here?

Highly acclaimed treatment center in the DFW Metroplex celebrating 10 years of changing lives, dynamic leadership, opportunity for growth

As a state-of-the-art alcohol and drug addiction management company, Enterhealth's mission is to help people overcome their addiction by addressing every aspect of their physical, psychological, neurological, relational and spiritual well-being using the latest advances in science based medicine and therapy techniques. At Enterhealth's residential and outpatient facilities, patients will have access to the latest scientific protocols and medical breakthroughs that block the effects of alcohol and drugs, lessen the effects of withdrawal and decrease cravings and desires. Whether outpatient or residential, Enterhealth's alcohol and drug addiction treatment offers the latest in anti-addiction medicines combined with individual, group and family therapy administered by our caring staff of trained addiction professionals. Addiction services include: Detox and Withdrawal Stabilization, Anti-Addiction Medicines, Neurological Testing & Treatments, Psychiatric Dual Diagnosis, Co-Occurring Medical Disease Treatment, Individual, Family and Group Therapy, Spirituality and Faith-based Programs, Residential Rehabilitation, Outpatient Programs and Services, Online Support and Tools, Personalized Fitness and Nutrition Planning

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Van Alstyne, TX
USA