Job: Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (NP)

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Title Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (NP)
Categories Nursing
Location Hamilton County
Job Information

Job Title: Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (NP), Full time, 12-month position
Department: Nursing

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (NP)

Psychiatric nurse practitioners provide advanced treatment to patients with psychiatric/ psychological disorders under the direction of a physician. They assess patient’s needs, participate in diagnostic formulation, assist in the development of treatment plans, and prescribe medications as allowed by law. The Nurse Practitioner works collaboratively with the team and the patient in the creation of the treatment plan and its implementation through therapy and medical treatment.

Qualifications:

  • Completion of 2-year nurse practitioner master’s program that includes psychiatric nursing. Completion of 4-year undergraduate nursing program
  • Individual must be a licensed Nurse Practitioner and Licensed Registered Nurse within the State of Ohio
  • Must possess extensive nursing experience
  • The nurse practitioner must maintain and renew his/her license to provide services at St. Aloysius Orphanage

Duties & Functions:

  • Discuss cases with physician and other health professionals to prepare comprehensive patient care plan
  • Commitment to appropriate medications oversight and management
  • Understand and adhere to rules governing confidentiality and duty to report any threat to harm, abuse, or neglect issues
  • Ensures that all documentation including assessments, treatment plans, annual reviews and discharge summary are consistently up to date, accurate and in full compliance with the expected standards of care
  • Completes all billing processes in a timely manner and according to proscribed guidelines
  • Attends clinical and management meetings as required
  • Provide psychiatric evaluation and psychopharmacologic treatment to clients
  • Prescribe or recommend medication or other forms of treatment
  • Teach patients and their family members about mental illness and the interface between medical and psychiatric conditions
  • Collaborate, coach, and support other team members in providing mental health care
  • Monitor quality of care in the facility, providing feedback to the Administrative Director.

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If you enjoy making a difference in the lives of children and their families, we encourage you to apply. St. Aloysius offers a competitive salary, excellent benefits and opportunities that are challenging and rewarding.

St. Aloysius is an Equal Opportunity Employer

You may “APPLY NOW ” or send your resume to:     St. Aloysius Orphanage,  Attention: Human Resources, 4721 Reading Road, Cincinnati, OH 45237;  Fax: 513-842-7591, Email: jobs@staloysiuscincinnati.org

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