Geriatric Psych - Nurse Practitioner Opening - Inpatient and Outpatien

Recruiter
NEHCR
Location
Waterbury
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 12, 2016
Closes
Oct 26, 2016
Industry
Service
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

Utilize advanced psychiatric nurse practitioner skills to evaluate and treat adolescent, adult and geriatric psychiatric patients and their significant others in the inpatient or ambulatory settings. Report to the Program Manager, Crisis Center, and work under full to partial supervision of a physician appointed to the medical staff.
Advanced knowledge of clinical psychiatric nursing practice including geriatric, adolescent and adult psychiatric assessment, individual, group, and family therapy, psychopharmacology, and discharge planning. Ability to make prudent clinical decisions.
Graduate from an accredited school of nursing.
MSN with certification by an approved nursing organization and prescriptive authority.
Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of Connecticut.
At least two-three experience as a psychiatric nurse.
At least two years of post graduate clinical experience in a psychiatric setting.