Advanced Nurse Practitioner w/Rx Authority
- Job Title: Advanced Psychiatric NP (Inpatient and Outpatient positions available)
- Location: Grand Junction and Vail, Colorado
- Employment Status: Full-Time
- Base Salary: Hiring wage depending on experience.
Participates with multi-disciplinary team to provide comprehensive psychiatric nursing services to clients and to serve in a consulting capacity to staff and other health care providers; Initiates medication; Provides regular psychiatric duties and consultation services, as deemed appropriate by medical supervisor, to referral sources outside Mind Springs Health. All professional psychiatric activities that require collaboration with a Psychiatrist employed by Mind Springs Health will be provided solely for patients enrolled at Mind Springs Health/West Springs Hospital or St. Mary’s.
Masters of Nursing degree in Psychiatry and Community Mental Health; Licensure as a Nurse Practitioner in the State of Colorado; Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) license to have Prescriptive Authority for Advanced Practice Nurses; Completed the necessary supervised hours to obtain prescriptive authority; Maintains DEA number. Child and adolescent experience strongly preferred.
If you are a compassionate, dedicated professional, ready to join over 400 of the tops in the field, we strongly encourage you to consider Mind Springs Health or our psychiatric hospital, West Springs. Our cutting edge programs, eye-opening success rates and evidence-based treatment are transforming the industry. Our expanding facilities and growing reputation as a Center of Excellence make this an excellent time to join our team. The Western Slope of Colorado makes an appealing location for our staff members and their families. We have locations ranging from famous resort areas to rustic small towns. All are close to every form of year-round outdoor recreation and surrounded by classic Colorado vistas.
Minds Springs Health is a HPSA approved site. Full time registered nurses and advanced practice registered nurses are eligible for loan repayment assistance through Nurse Corps and are encouraged to apply through HRSA.
Mind Springs Health and West Springs Hospital are an Equal Opportunity Employer with an Affirmative Action Plan and has a tobacco and drug-free work environment policy.
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