The appointee shall provide services as assigned by the supervisor in furtherance of the universitys missions and goals of teaching, research, patient care, outreach and public service.
This position reports to: Lead Unit Physician
The Psychiatry Nurse Practitioner at Unity Center for Behavioral Health provides mental health care to patients in either the Adult Inpatient, Peds Inpatient or Psychiatry Emergency Services unit.
The Department of Psychiatry at Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) has an outstanding opportunity for a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner licensed in the State of Oregon. OHSUs Department of Psychiatry, in partnership with other major Oregon health systems, is opening a new 100+ bed psychiatric hospital and 75-bed psychiatric emergency service in Portland, Oregon. We are implementing a non-coercive, highly community oriented treatment program, which will prevent hospitalization when possible, and return patients to community services as soon as feasible. The hospital will be a major training site for the departments residency training program, medical students, and other health professions trainees. This is a unique opportunity for a creative, energetic Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner to treat, teach and advance their academic interests. Positions can be creative, including work in either a Psychiatric Emergency Service or an inpatient setting.
Academic rank begins at the level of Instructor and may be higher depending upon credentials. All applicants must be licensed as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. The position offers very competitive pay and benefits, including a relocation allotment and signing bonus.