Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMNHP)

Posted 10/4/18

PSYCHIATRIC MENTAL HEALTH NURSE PRACTITIONER (PMNHP)

The Montrose Center seeks a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMNHP) to perform medical/ psychiatric assessments; medical evaluations of new clients upon admission; and psychiatric evaluations as needed. PMNHP provides weekly consultations with clients; on-call coverage; on-going and quarterly staff training. Responsible for Medication Management.

Requirements:  Nurse Practitioner and RN license is required. PMHNP program degree. Graduation from school of nursing approved by the state Board of Nursing and accredited by National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission or Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education at the time the program was completed by the applicant. Current valid state medical license. Board Certified Mental Health NP. DEA/DPS license. 1+ years’ experience in Psychiatric Mental Health care preferred. American Heart Association Basic Life Support Certificate (AHA-BLS) and Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS). Ability to demonstrate understanding of a variety of models and theories of addiction, mental illness, and related issues. Knowledge of philosophies, practices, policies and outcomes of models of treatment recovery, relapse prevention, and continuing care for dually diagnosed populations. Understanding of diagnostic criteria for dual conditions and ability to conceptualize modalities and placement criteria within the continuum of care. Excellent communication skills, verbal and written. Ability to work with others and demonstrate leadership qualities. Bilingual Spanish or American Sign Language a plus.

To Apply:  Send cover letter, resume, and salary requirements in PDF to employment@montrosecenter.org.

Equal Opportunity Employer
It is the policy of the Montrose Center to recruit, hire, train, compensate and promote staff members on the basis of merit and without discrimination on the basis of age, sex, race, national origin, disability, religious preference, marital status, parental status, pregnancy, political affiliation or belief, sexual orientation or gender identity or expression.