Advanced Practice Provider - Mental Health Job

Location
Saint Paul, MN, 55101
Posted
Nov 05, 2012
Closes
Feb 28, 2013
Category
Healthcare
Employment Status
Full Time
Advanced Practice Provider - Mental Health

Job ID: 24627
Department: Mental Health Inpatient Mid-Level
City: St. Paul, MN
Location: RH - Regions Hospital & Clinics
Position Type: Full-Time
Anticipated Work Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Shift: Day
Hrs/Pay Period: 80

Job Description:

The Mental Health Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner will apply their qualifications to the evaluation and treatment of psychiatric patients, primarily in the setting of ambulatory clinics. The Mental Health Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner may also be used to evaluate newly admitted patients or to follow patients on the inpatient behavioral service or consult liaison service under the supervision of a staff psychiatrist.

Ability to provide basic assessment including physical exams to patients being admitted to BH. Ability to evaluate and appropriately treat or triage acute and chronic medical complaints and psychiatric emergencies.

Physician Assistant degree (MPAS) or Nurse Practitioner degree (DNP, or MSN).

Current certification by the NCCPA, AANP, or ANCC. Current active Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner MN license. Credentialed to provide services at Regions Hospital.
OR
If new grad: Temporary licensure for PA’s while pending exam results. Credentialed to provide services at Regions Hospital.

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