The College of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience, at the Lindner Center of HOPE is looking for an Advanced Practice Nurse to join our team of international leaders committed to advancing the diagnosis and treatment of behavioral disorders. The successful candidate will provide outpatient and/or inpatient services in collaboration with a range of professionals, including psychiatrists, psychologists, other advance practice providers, and social workers.
The potential area of focus for this position could be inpatient or outpatient services working with adult or adolescent patients. Focus area will be determined based upon experience and availability. This position will support the University's mission and commitment to excellence and diversity in our students, faculty, staff and all our activities. The successful candidate cananticipate outstanding salary, and benefits package.
This position is located on the Lindner Center of HOPE campus in Mason Ohio, a northeast suburb of Cincinnati, Ohio. Cincinnati offers a range of professional sports teams, world-class art and entertainment venues, as well as other big-city amenities; combined with a small-town atmosphere and affordability that has resulted in Cincinnati being repeatedly identified as one of the most livable cities in the US.
Essential Function: Working with a designated supervisor, assist in providing comprehensive, continuous, and personalized care to patients in various areas of behavioral health.
Collect comprehensive histories of new patients.
Conduct basic physical and psychosocial assessments of individuals. Work with physicians and other providers in delivery of care.
Manage common episodic and chronic illnesses and administer medication and treatments as prescribed; obtain treatment consents as needed.
Provide counseling and health training.
Maintain accurate records.
Perform related duties based on departmental need.
Minimum Qualifications: A Master's degree in Nursing and graduation from an ANA approved Nurse Practitioner Program. Current/valid RN license to practice in the state of Ohio with a valid certificate, and at least 2 years of psychiatric nursing experience is required. Ideally candidates will have prescriptive authority. However, we are willing to work with new graduate APNs to obtain their prescriptive authority.
The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.
The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / M / F / Veteran / Disabled.
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