K.A. Recruiting


Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Woodbine, NJ 08270

Job ID: NEC0182 Job Type: Advanced Practice Practitioners
Reference Code: NEC0182
 
Psych NP job description:
 
Title: Advanced Practice Nurse
Reports to: Director of Nursing Services and Psychiatric Services
FLSA Status: Exempt
Job Function
Provides competent, holistic, effective advanced practice nursing care to consumers of behavioral health care at this agency according to standards set forth in statement on Psychiatric Mental health Clinical Nursing Practice (ANA, 1994). Population served will be adult consumers with mental illness and substance abuse (MICA). Functions as an independent nurse clinician and maintains competency to perform psychiatric evaluations, psychiatric pharmacological and psychological interventions, psychotherapy, consultation to other health care providers and evaluation of outcome. Maintains collaborative practice with physician for prescriptive practice.
Education Requirements
Certified advanced practice nurse in the state of New Jersey and ANCC certification with a minimum of a master's degree in psychiatric/mental health nursing. New Jersey license required. 
Experience Requirements
At least five years of experience in psychiatric mental health.
Physical Requirements
Mobility and ability to reach during a 7 hour shift. Able to lift and transfer a minimum of 20 lbs. Visual and auditory acuity sufficient to evaluate, treat and monitor patient needs, to recognize patients and maintain accurate records. Fine motor skills for legible and accurate writing of reports, charting, scheduling, daily correspondence and presentation, either manually or orally. Work endurance ability to work a 7 hour shift. Hours and days off may vary. Weekends may be required. Overtime may be required.
Responsibilities
Ability to utilize technology. This includes checking and responding to email on a daily basis, ability to use a word processing program and ability to access and retrieve client information.

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Natalie Conklin
Healthcare Recruiting Manager

Thank you for taking the time to look at my current job openings. Natalie has specialized in working with allied healthcare professionals for over 7 years. As the Healthcare Recruiting Manager at K.A. Recruiting, she takes pride in building long-term relationships with both clients and candidates in order to address hiring needs as well as individual career goals for her candidates. She has worked with Physicians, Advanced Level Practitioners, Therapists, Nurses, Nurse Leaders, Laboratory, and other Allied Health candidates to assist them in securing permanent positions nationwide. Natalie has had a successful track record that is founded on the highest standard of quality combined with taking the time to personalize each candidate's job search to help them secure a long-term position. If you are looking for a full-time permanent position anywhere in the country I would love to hear from you! Please connect with me on LinkedIn Here:


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