ACT/Clinic Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner to serve our growing patient population in our Clinic and Assertive Community Treatment program. Full Time position working the day shift, Monday through Friday. 

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Conduct psychiatric assessments, including diagnosis, history, course of illness, and response to treatment, mental status exam
  • Carry client caseload, provide ongoing psychiatric care to clients, including evaluation and assessment, diagnosis and medication monitoring
  • Explain role of NP and medications in mental health treatment and recovery
  • Work in collaboration with the ACT Medical Team, including Psychiatrist and RN
  • Provide crisis assessment and management of clients, both on-site and over the phone
  • May provide wellness activities as needed such as health monitoring, consultation with other healthcare providers, or directing nursing staff to monitor particular physical health circumstances and conditions
  • Communicate and consult with teammates to shape quality practice
  • Assist the ACT Team Leader/Clinic Director in training staff in knowledge and skills basic to treatment of persons with severe and persistent mental illness

Job Requirements:

  • NYS licensed/registered NP with specialty area of Psychiatry required
  • Must have NPI number
  • National Certification through AANP or ANCC
  • Master’s of Science in Nursing
  • 2 years of experience providing NP services to adults in mental health setting; preferably in OMH licensed facility
  • Knowledge of evidence based practices and/or person-centered care a plus
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and own transportation 


Open Date: 3/27/2019

Close Date: 4/10/2019

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