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Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Rodasi LLC Hoffman Estates, IL

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Core Job Duties:

· Providing excellent and psychiatric care guided by a Medical Director. This includes but not limited to knowledge of mental health conditions, substance use disorders, assessment for medication complications, detoxification protocols and prescribing medications in general. Determine a differential diagnosis and plan for intervention

· Demonstrating proficiency using an electronic medical record system with all required documentation

· Understands and ensures compliance with all relevant policies and procedures, State and Federal rules and regulations, Joint Commission standards and patient’s medical needs

· Performing thorough psychiatric/substance use disorders evaluations

· Performing thorough History and Physical on admission

· Completing Daily Progress Notes and Discharge Summaries in a timely fashion

· Placing all necessary orders

· Working with treatment team and hospital administration regarding peer to peer evaluations

· Working closely with treatment team regarding management of patients during the stay

· Understanding and following ASAM and Medical Necessity criteria

· Working closely with the Medical Director regarding clinical care, ensuing all relevant protocols are followed, develop
cost-effective methods to provide medically necessary therapeutic services.

· Ensuring that high standards of care are met

· Working in collaboration with other Providers at the facility

· Ensuring turning in time sheets within designated time frame

· PMHNP must have good listening skills, and a compassion to help.

· PMHNP must know when to listen and when to prescribe.

· Believe in Quality over quantity with patient visits.

· No Call or weekends!

· Performing other tasks and duties as assigned

Qualifications:

· Licensed APRN with Master’s Degree or higher to practice medicine; Psychiatric APRN (Psych NP) preferred

· Must be in good standing with the State of Illinois

· Must be able to interact compassionately with a diverse population

· Must have a DEA to prescribe Controlled medications

· Familiarity with JCAHO and other relevant healthcare standards is necessary

· Excellent communication skills to relate to all levels of facility staff

· Driven, confident, and self-motivated

· Knowledge of the Principles and Practices of Addiction Medicine

· Adheres to the AMA/ AOA Healthcare code of ethics

· Knowledge of HIPAA

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time/Contract

Benefits Availible:

  • 401(k) Matching
  • Dental Insurance
  • Flexible Schedule
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Vision Insurance

Rodasi LLC

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Hoffman Estates, IL
60169 USA
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