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Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (child & adolescent)

Essex, IA 51638

Job Type: Advanced Practice Practitioners (Nurse Practitioner) Job Number: KD06112

Job Description

Seeking a Full Time Child & Adolescent Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner to work in southeastern Iowa.



JOB SUMMARY: Assess, plan and provide patient care within the clinic setting. Collaborate with Physicians and other healthcare providers to ensure patient healthcare needs are met. This position will be a part of the team when specified by the patient’s needs. Comprehensive care including care coordination and self-management building skills to promote better outcomes for patients will be provided. As part of the team, there will be an emphasis on disease prevention and wellness, as well as being included in the treatment of acute and chronic diseases. As part of the team, this position will help provide care management and support the patient/family/caregiver prior to treatment, during treatment and following treatment with transitional care and coordination across all elements of the broader health care system. This would include specialty care, hospitalization/ER, long-term care, home health care, community services and support, test tracking and follow-up, referral tracking and follow-up, and care coordination transitions from one health care facility to another facility or to home.



  • Masters Degree in Nursing from an accredited school/college of Advanced Registered Nursing Practice
  • Five (5) years clinical experience as a Registered Nurse in a related healthcare setting

*Certificates, Licensure, Registrations *

  • Currently licensed as an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP) in the State of Iowa
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) required upon completion of orientation

*Knowledge, Skills and Abilities *

  • Demonstrated Leadership skills 
  • Knowledge of healthcare policy and societal factors affecting the delivery of healthcare preferred



This position is in a great location of SW Iowa near the border of NE and MO!

60 miles to Omaha, NE

100 miles to Lincoln, NE

130 miles to Des Moines, IA


For more information please submit your resume. You can also email it directly to Kristin@ka-recruiting.com



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