Island Falls, ME
Urgent Need at a Health Center in Northern Maine! We are looking for a Psychiatric Mental Health NP to join our staff. This is a critical position that is solely on the day shift (No nights, weekends, calls or holiday coverage).
Responsibilities and Duties
Practitioners joining our practice will provide outpatient community mental health services to patients of all ages on a Mon – Fri, 8:00am – 5:00pm schedule with no nights, weekends, call, or holiday coverage. The PMHNP will collaborate with the Primary Care Providers to recognize, treat, and manage mental health and psychosocial issues while acting as a contributing member to the integrated primary care team. This position requires knowledge, experience and active support for rural, community oriented care. We offer state of the art facilities, technology, and utilizes Athena Health Electronic Health Records system.
Why This Position?
Competitive Salary and Benefits package , and generous time off. Negotiable sign on bonus, relocation – actual cost with $5,000 cap, $1,500 annually and one week paid time towards Continuing Medical Education. Health Insurance coverage for Provider paid at 100%; Family Plan paid at 80%, Short and Long Term Disability, and Life Insurance paid 100% by our company for provider. Dental benefit for provider and family, FTCA Malpractice Insurance Coverage at no cost to provider. NHSC and Nurse Corp Loan Repayment Site. In-house tuition reimbursement program.
Things To Do
For the outdoor enthusiast we have nearby mountains for skiing, hiking and snowshoeing, (Mount Katahdin, home of Appalachian Trail is a 60 minute drive), nearby lakes for water activities, and a local community golf course.
For the family, you will find this a friendly family community with many activities for our children. Our Recreation Department offers swimming lessons, tennis lessons, soccer, basketball, and t-ball, with many parent volunteers. Within the community there is the Houlton Dance Studio, All-Star Gymnastics, karate lessons, private piano lessons, Theatre and Terrific Tuesday Musicals. The local bowling alley with a small indoor mini golf is another choice for entertainment, along with the two screen movie theatre offering free popcorn on Wednesday nights!
They offer in the summer months craft fairs in the local park, band concerts by the community band on Thursday evenings and a farmers market in the downtown area every Saturday morning. Houlton’s downtown historic shopping district offers bakeries, candy store, gift shop, and clothing and shoe stores
The school district, RSU #29, is an excellent choice for education, offering small classroom sizes with personal instruction. They offer an excellent music education and have strong baseball, softball, track, tennis, golf, basketball, football and soccer teams. Another option is Greater Houlton Christian Academy, which is an accredited non-denominational pre-K through grade 12 school, also offering daycare from age 2 until the start of school.
Applicants must possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing followed by a Master’s Degree in Psychiatric or Mental Health Nursing from an accredited school.
Licensed as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner in the State of Maine. (Or Willing To Get Licensed)
Please click APPLY ONLINE or email us a copy of your resume directly (my email is next to my profile). Be sure to check out all of our jobs at http://jobs.ka-recruiting.com. We look forward to working with you!
Jermel Wright is an Associate Healthcare Recruiter at KA Recruiting, Inc in Boston, MA. He specializes in permanent placements of Allied Healthcare Professionals in the Laboratory space. He received his B.A. in Healthcare Administration from Stonehill College.