Provide comprehensive psychiatric and mental health services to students. This includes obtaining a complete history, diagnosing disorders, prescribing psychotropic and other medications to treat symptoms of psychiatric disorders and improve functional health status.
Coordinate referrals and ongoing access to primary and other health care services.
Provide consultation to and seek consultation from other health care clinicians.
Applicants interested in working a calendar position (working less days during the year, with the time off without pay during academic break times) should apply.
Masters or DNP degree from a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Program in an accredited graduate nursing school.
State of Wyoming Advanced Practice Registered Nurse license (or eligible)
DEA Registration (or eligible)
State of Wyoming Controlled Substance Registration (or eligible)
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Excellent listening skills
Experience with electronic medical records
Ability to contribute to multidisciplinary team efforts
5 years working as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner in an outpatient setting
College Health experience
Additional Salary Information: Salary commensurate with experience and negotiable
About University of Wyoming Student Health Service
Nestled between two mountain ranges in southeastern Wyoming, the University of Wyoming offers varied academic and lifestyle opportunities including year-round cultural and recreational activities. Located in Laramie, a town of more than 30,800 with a unique blend of sophistication and western hospitality, UW has 12,600 students from all 50 states and almost 90 countries. UW offers 200 areas of stu...dy in 7 colleges and 2 schools, a small student/faculty ratio and renowned faculty. As a nationally recognized research institution, UW’s global impact begins at our very own doorstep with innovative undergraduate and graduate research opportunities. UW provides an environment for success.
The Mission of the University of Wyoming Student Health Service is to provide high quality health care that enables students to perform optimally physically, mentally, and emotionally, and thus achieve their academic goals while minimizing interruptions in their course of studies, and to provide effective health education that motivate students to develop and maintain healthy lifestyles that enhance their intellectual and personal growth and development.