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Job Summary: Meridian is now seeking a dynamic and supportive Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner PMHNP or Physician's Assistant PA. The applicant chosen for this position will provide services to adults and children in an outpatient setting, including tele-health, with the ability to also offer Medication Assisted Treatment. Emphasis in this role will focus on our ACTT team in our outlying counties if Graham and Cherokee. ACTT is an evidence-based wrap-around model of care that supports individuals with severe and persistent mental illness to improve their overall well-being while remaining in community living.
Requirements: The ideal candidate will have previous psychiatric experience working within an integrated care setting, be eager to work in partnership with other staff and communities we serve, and have an affinity for public service. Applicants should be licensed as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner or Physician's Assistant or license eligible in the State of North Carolina, PMHNP, or PA who has completed their CAQ for psychiatry.
Benefits: Meridian offers a comprehensive benefits package including an employer matching retirement plan. Company paid malpractice insurance, a generous PTO program, paid holidays and participation in the loan repayment program for licensed practitioners and clinicians are also offered.
About Us: Nestled in the Great Smoky Mountains of Western North Carolina, Meridian is a not-for-profit, trauma-aware organization that provides integrated, behavioral health services. Our location, surrounded by mountain peaks of more than 5,000 ft, is the perfect place to live, work and play! Offering a true change of seasons, with recreational lakes, championship golf, mountain waterfalls, hiking trails, and more, working for Meridian can offer you an exceptional quality of life. Our location is just 2 hours from the metropolitan areas of Atlanta, GA, one hour from Asheville, NC, and three hours from Charlotte, NC.
Our offices in Haywood, Jackson, Macon, Transylvania, and Cherokee Counties are surrounded by camping and hiking trails and waters ripe for kayaking, swimming, and fishing. This area of the state is known for its beautiful scenery, artisan breweries, outdoor activities, and lots of festivals! There is even a small ski resort in Meridian’s service area.
Meridian Behavioral Health Services, Inc.
Why Work Here?Meridian Behavioral Health is a non-profit organization serving the behavioral health needs of all age groups in the mountains of Western North Carolina. Meridian employs more than 180 people and has an annual operating budget of approximately $15 million. The Meridian family is dedicated to our mission of providing evidence-based services in a recovery oriented and trauma-informed culture. We value the individuals we serve and hold hope when it is otherwise difficult. Our offices in Haywood, Jackson, Macon, Transylvania, and Cherokee Counties are surrounded by camping and hiking trails and waters ripe for kayaking, swimming, and fishing. This area of the state is known for its beautiful scenery, artisan breweries, outdoor activities, and lots of festivals! There is even a small ski resort in Meridian’s service area.
Non-Profit Committed to Serving Behavioral Health Needs in Western North Carolina