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Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner- Alamance Regional Psychiatric Associates

Job ID: 3117
Facility: Alamance Regional Psychiatric Associates
City: Burlington

Date Posted: 2019-05-11 06:04:26 UTC
2018-09-05 06:09:05 UTC


Job Description

LOCATION: Alamance Regional Psychiatric Associates
CITY: Burlington

Exempt: Yes
FTE: 1.67 (67 hours/week)
Schedule: M-F, 10p-6a
On Call: NO

Provides Behavioral Health focused healthcare and performs selective medical services under the direction of supervising physicians on the Inpatient, Outpatient, Behavioral Health Observation units, Telepsych
consults service and/or Emergency Department in the Psychiatric ED and Wesley Long ED.

Master's Degree in Nursing as appropriate to certification.
Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

One year in inpatient medical practice
Experience in ambulatory primary care environment; previous experience as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP)

Driver's License - NC DRIVER'S LICENSE
Current certification as a Nurse Practitioner in the state of North Carolina; Current DEA registration.
A current American Heart Association (AHA), Basic Life Support (BLS) card for Health Care Provider is required.

Current Psychiatric certification preferred/ Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurse or National Certification - ANCC PMHNP

Obtains complete medical history and physical data on patient. Completes PAA and obtains and reviews patient records when needed. Provides telepsych consults, admission and discharge services on all inpatient units, including BH Observation unit and WL Psych ED.
Interprets and integrates data to determine appropriate diagnostic and therapeutic procedures needed.
Performs a complete physical exam and records findings. Establishes presumptive diagnosis.
Orders appropriate laboratory and diagnostic procedures.
Prepares written prescription orders for drugs and controlled substances.
Interviews and advises patients regarding health and illness prevention. Recommends community resources to meet patient and family needs.
Recommends community resources to meet patient and family needs.
Assists physicians by recording patient progress notes, issues diagnostic orders. Performs independent evaluations and treatment procedures in emergency situations.
Triage telephone calls from patients, families, nurses, consultants, and colleagues. Provides consultation services and/or Telepsych consultations.

* Annual flu shot
* Annual TB test (if applicable to your job location)
* Annual HLCs (Healthstream, formerly CBL)-Safety at Work and Corporate Compliance
* Maintain licensure/certification/registry/listing (if applicable to your job)

Cone Health is a state of the art network of facilities providing patients access to the latest developments in medical care from their first moments of life through later years. Our network offers the most breakthrough treatments and technology available in healthcare today. As a teaching hospital, we offer employees the opportunity to become leaders in the industry and continued growth from their first day on. Extraordinary patient care is about being "high-touch" as well as "high-tech". Community service and superior patient care are the cornerstones of our organization, a philosophy that is demonstrated by each and every one of our valued team members. We are proud to be the largest private, not-for-profit employer of choice in the Piedmont, NC area community. Additionally, as one of the region's largest and most comprehensive health networks, Cone Health has more than 100 locations, including six hospitals, three ambulatory care centers, three outpatient surgery centers, four urgent care centers, a retirement community, and more than 100 physician practice sites. Our tagline - "The Network for Exceptional Care" - highlights our commitment to excellence, which is shared by our more than 11,000 employees, 1,300 physicians and 1,200 volunteers.

Cone Health is an equal opportunity employer. If you require assistance with our online job submission process, please contact our Talent Acquisition team at 866-266-3767 to request an accommodation.


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