Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Description

 

Seeking experienced and compassionate Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner to join our team. Foundations for Change is a specialized mental health organization with outpatient clinics located in Arizona. This best-in-class therapy-focused office will be aimed at addressing the growing mental health needs of our community.

Foundations for Change was founded by Mr. Jeff Edelman is a psychiatric nurse practitioner who is double board certified as a Family Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner and a Child and Adolescent Psychiatric-Mental Health Clinical Nurse Specialist.

 

Key Responsibilities

· Conduct patient visits per accepted practice standards

· Obtain patient histories and perform psychiatric evaluations

· Order and evaluate appropriate laboratory and diagnostic studies

· Develop and implement treatment plans in accordance with clinical practice guidelines and protocols

· Monitor the effectiveness of therapeutic intervention, assess, and manage patient follow up care

· Maintain the confidentiality of PHI

· Assumes responsibility and accountability for time management, professional relationships, and interpersonal interactions within the job setting

· Maintains continuing educational requirements necessary for licensure and certifications

· Maintains membership in appropriate professional organizations

· Provides appropriate and timely documentation of clinical care ensuring that records are detailed, complete, and comply with related standards and regulations

· Participate in peer review process and supervision per clinical practice guidelines

Requirements


Required Qualifications

· Current Arizona License as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

· Possesses a State Controlled Substance and Dispensing Authority License

· Possesses a Federal DEA Certificate II through V

· BLS Certification for Healthcare Providers

· Has an active Sheriff’s Card

· Must be able to pass an extensive background check including all educational requirements and licensing


Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday