Psych Nurse Practitioner (NP)

Recruiter
The Execu|Search Group
Location
Yonkers
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 13, 2017
Closes
Aug 14, 2017
Industry
Service
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

About the Opportunity A nonprofit organization in New York City is actively seeking a licensed Nurse Practitioner (NP), with a strong Psych background, for a promising position with their growing staff. In this role, the Psych Nurse Practitioner (NP) will be responsible for ensuring the effective integration of clinical wellness into the company's overall Residential Program services. Apply today! Company Description Nonprofit Organization Job Description The Psych Nurse Practitioner (NP) will be responsible for: * Ongoing assessment and monitoring of residents' well-being and stability * Oversight of medication management/medication independence program * Clinical assessment of residents, which includes: patient history; mental status determination; diagnosis; and, identification of individual treatment needs and recommendations Required Skills * 2+ years of related work experience * Master's Degree in Nursing * NYS Nurse Practitioner (NP) license * Certification as Psychiatric-Mental Health NP (PMHNP) * Previous experience working with the Mental Heath and/or Substance Abuse population * Solid assessment, clinical, and documentation skills * Patient oriented * Great interpersonal skills * Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) * Strong attention to detail * Highly organized Desired Skills * Bilingual (English and Spanish) * Experience with Substance Abuse and Mental Health in an Adult and young Adult population * Familiarity with Community-based Behavioral Health programming or Behavioral Health Residential program