Psychiatric NP, Center for Hope and Healing

Job Requisition #: JR56544

End Date: 5/7/2022

Location: Wilmington, Delaware

Position Type: Advanced Practice RN

Shift: Day Shift, Rotation Day/Evening/Morning

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Do you want to be part of a team with a new innovative practice that helps serve our community?

ChristianaCare is looking for an energetic and flexible Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner that has a passion to help take care of highly complex patients with underlying behavioral health issues.

This intensive program is designed for the individual who struggles with a behavioral health condition and in addition, may have suboptimal physical and social health.  In a welcoming environment, the program offers multidisciplinary treatment, including psychiatric and behavior therapy care, chronic condition and general health treatment, and comprehensive social health evaluation and intervention.  The intention is to provide flexible, responsive care in a respectful, caring and supportive setting.

DUTIES INCLUDE:

Performs thorough psychiatric assessments and determines accurate diagnoses.

Demonstrates skills and knowledge necessary to provide patient care for adult individuals with complex behavioral health conditions, including the ability to obtain and interpret information to identify diagnoses and to provide appropriate treatment

Coordinates care with all team members within the office and participates in multidisciplinary patient-centric care planning meetings

Collaborates with outside patient care team members, such as inpatient and outpatient psychiatric programs, specialists, medical providers

Utilizes teaching/learning principles coupled with an expert clinical knowledge base to provide education to patients and their families

Utilizes multiple modes of patient communication and visits such as office, phone, telehealth and in home visits

Timely documentation in an accurate and concise manner, using proper technology, as established in department and CCHS guidelines

Works collaboratively with third party payors to insure that quality patient care is maintained and managed effectively and efficiently

Performs performance improvement activities for the program and department, actively seeking to improve care delivery effectiveness and efficiency, outcome measures and patient satisfaction.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

Master's degree in nursing

License or license eligible in the state of Delaware 

Board certified as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner 

Minimum of three years of experience working with individuals with complex behavioral health conditions preferred

Prescriptive Authority, DEA registration, BLS Required

Why do WE offer careers full of possibilities?

For the Love of Health.

Inclusion & Diversity

At ChristianaCare, we’re committed to treating everyone with dignity and respect. We believe in a safe, inclusive work environment that fosters collaboration between caregivers from all walks of life. We know that each unique viewpoint is vital in delivering high-quality, safe patient care to everyone who walks through our doors. Our policies, benefits, hiring practices, employee resource groups, and corporate citizenship demonstrate our commitment to inclusion and diversity throughout our system.

Why do we embrace inclusion and diversity? For the Love of Health.

Our Values

We serve together in Love and Excellence. Our unique values, Love and Excellence are bold and powerful, and they are the reason why working for ChristianaCare is special. The behaviors associated with our values guide how caregivers interact with everyone they work with and make for an exceptional work experience. We believe that when you lead with Love, Excellence is inevitable.

Benefits

ChristianaCare’s comprehensive total rewards package is one of the most competitive in the region. We are proud to offer excellent benefits that reflect the organization’s commitment to being exceptional today and even better tomorrow.

At ChristianaCare, we provide access to high-quality and affordable benefits designed to meet our caregivers where they are. You can tailor your benefits to meet your needs now and adjust them as your priorities change.

Take advantage of ChristianaCare’s wide-ranging benefit offerings from supporting optimal health through medical, prescription, dental and vision coverage to valuable wellness and work/life programs, which include paid parental leave, coverage for infertility and assisted reproductive technologies, an employer-funded short-term disability program, and more.

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