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Nurse Practitioner Psychiatry
A challenging and exciting new opportunity is available at one of the largest hospital systems in Indiana. The Mental Health Nurse Practitioner PMHNP-BC opening offers an opportunity to further build upon current psychiatric knowledge and understandings, while gaining exposure to new psychiatry cases and utilizing evidence-based research practices.
This new and innovative facility holds 175+ beds and features separate inpatient and outpatient behavioral health services. The Mental Health service line offers a range of treatments in psychiatric and psychological disorders for adults and adolescents, substance abuse, addiction, family conflicts, mood disorders and more. This medical center has earned numerous awards and accreditations including the distinctive Accreditation of Education in Nursing and Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program.
The Mental Health Nurse Practitioner PMHNP-BC will join an expert interdisciplinary medical team consisting of psychiatrists, psychologists, advanced practice registered nurses APRNs, clinical therapists, RNs, social workers, and addiction counselors. The outpatient behavioral health clinic sees approximately 400 patients per month with the most common cases being related to depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, substance abuse, and trauma related.
The Mental Health Nurse Practitioner PMHNP-BC is responsible for making diagnoses and developing a plan of care for the patient through the nursing process, and evaluating the effectiveness of the mental health program. Responsibilities also include prescribing medication and providing psychotherapy, as well as demonstrating a high level of communication to ensure the psychiatric center operates as efficiently and effectively as possible.
Situated in northwest Indiana, this Hospital is located in a town that packs a big punch for its size. From the zoo to museums, or breweries to orchards there is always something to do. The moderate climate here allows for all four seasons annually without any extreme conditions. The convenient location of this hospital also allows for short weekend excursions to some of the most popular cities in the United States including Chicago, IL.
This acute care hospital is looking to bring on a dynamic Mental Health Nurse Practitioner PMHNP-BC to provide the highest level of patient care possible. The Mental Health Nurse Practitioner PMHNP-BC position offers a competitive salary with generous paid time off, a full insurance package, a variety of retirement options, and disability insurance for those ready to join this incredible healthcare team.