Psychiatric Consultant-ARNP needed in Spokane

Spokane, WA 99202

Employment Type: Full-Time Direct Hire Category: Nurse Practitioner Job Number: 4504

Job Description


We are hiring for a Psychiatric Consultant-ARNP in Spokane, WA

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


• Prescribes, directs, and administers psychotherapeutic treatments or medications to treat mental, emotional, or behavioral disorders.

• Collaborates with primary care physicians, psychologists, social workers, counselors, nurses, pharmacists and other professionals to convey recommendations, treatment  plans, and progress.

• Monitors clinical outcomes both individually and for patient panels to proactively improve health.

• Analyzes and evaluates patient data and examination findings to diagnose the nature and extent of mental disorders.

• Available to primary care providers for behavioral health staffing and consultation,  including interdisciplinary case reviews without direct patient contact. 

• Gathers and maintains patient information and records, including social and medical history obtained from patients, relatives, and other professionals.

• Designs individualized care plans, using a variety of treatments.

• Teaches and counsels patients, families, and care givers when appropriate.

• Provides crisis assessments and interventions as needed.

• Provides in-service training for staff as requested and participate in peer reviews to improve quality of care.

• Participates in an evolving integrated delivery system using innovative methods to see and treat patients while maximizing scarce resources.

• For staff with clinical supervision duties:

o Supervises and coordinates volunteers and behavioral health / medical students as required.

o Oversees peer review and chart audit process as assigned.

• Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

Education/Experience:  Valid state licensure as ARNP, MD, or DO with board-certified psychiatric credentials and prescribing  privileges. BLS certification required. Two years of clinical practice with underserved populations preferred. 

Skills:  Excellent oral and written communications skills required. Computer skills required. Must be able to secure  credentialing through identified agencies (Medicare, Medicaid).
$121, 000-$153, 000 DOE

 

Meet Your Recruiter

Brooke Olson
National Recruiting Manager

Recruiting is a great way to combine two fields that I love — human resources and human services. I believe that my knowledge of the human services field helps me so much in my position as a behavioral health recruiter. I am truly able to understand what client companies are looking for in a candidate, and in turn, I can help job candidates locate a job they love.
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