Outpatient Behavioral Health Opportunity in scenic Longview, WA!
PeaceHealth Medical Group in Longview, Washington is actively seeking a Psychiatric and Mental Health Nurse Practitioner to join our outpatient Behavioral Health team within our 125-member multi-specialty group. PeaceHealth St John Medical Center is a Level III, 200 bed, state of the art, community, not-for profit medical center. There are 22 inpatient psychiatric beds, of which 6 are high acuity. Join 3 Adult Psychiatrists, 1 Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist, 2 ARNP, 2 LICSW and Mental Health specialists in our outpatient clinic. The oncoming provider will have a panel of patients.
In this role, you'll practice under the direction of a physician and within scope of practice, be responsible for advanced level of nursing evaluation, clinical assessment, prescribing and monitoring medications and follow-up care for patient; be responsible for patient and family teaching, and for comprehensive psychiatric evaluations, mental status examinations, and consultation for/to medical patients.
Longview, Washington is located along the Columbia River and I-5 corridor just 40 minutes north of Portland, Oregon. The Pacific Ocean and is an hour from the Pacific Ocean, 2 hours south of Seattle, and 1.5 hours to beautiful mountains to enjoy hiking and snow sports. This is a lovely, family oriented community combined with the neighboring community of Kelso has a population 102k. The area offers good schools, limitless recreational activities in the stunning evergreen outdoors, and easy access to larger metropolitan areas.
We offer competitive compensation and robust benefits:
Excellent health coverage
Fully paid malpractice insurance
Washington State has no state income tax
Required: Graduate of Accredited School offering an Advanced Degree in Nurse Practice (ARNP)
Preferred: MSN and training in psychopharmacology training, experience in psychiatric treatment setting, & experience in diagnostic evaluation and treatment planning for person with psychiatric illness and who may be chemically dependent
If you are interested in this career opportunity, please contact Seth Lidren.
PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, WA, is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 800 physicians and providers, a comprehensive laboratory system, and ten medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and continues to serve communities when invited to do so with a spirit of collaboration and stewardship – the spirit of health.
To learn more about working at PeaceHealth and the Longview, WA community, along with our benefits offered, please visit our homepage www.peacehealth.org/careers.
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PeaceHealth is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified job applicants and employees without regard to the following statuses: protected veteran; qualified individual with a disability; race; ethnicity; religion; gender; pregnancy; gender identity; national origin; age; genetic information; sexual orientation; or any other protected status in accordance with local, state, or federal laws.
The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.
Location: Longview, WA, LCR Broadway Campus (101) Job Category: NP, PA, CNM, CRNA; Nursing - RN Other; Nursing - RN Patient Care Shift: Variable FTE: 0.50 Work Type: Part Time
Posting Notes: Longview, WA || NP, PA, CNM, CRNA; Nursing - RN Other; Nursing - RN Patient Care || Part Time || BEHAVIORAL HLTH SVCS
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