Rutland, VT 05701
Psychiatric Advanced Practitioner
We are looking for a full-time Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to join our inpatient psychiatry team. A majority of time will be spent on our 17 bed general psychiatric inpatient unit. The AP will work directly with Psychiatric Medical Director and inpatient psychiatrist. Responsibilities will include directing the care of patients admitted to our unit, including completing H&P on admission, daily progress notes and discharge planning. This full-time position will be responsible for a caseload of approximately 8 – 9 patients.. This is a hospital employed position.
The hospital is the second largest in the state and is licensed for 188 beds. Service area 85,000. Rutland is at the base of the largest ski area in the East.
Our Psychiatric Services Inpatient Unit was recognized by the State of Vermont in 2015 for its exceptional leadership in reducing the incidence of Emergency Involuntary Procedures. Hospital recognized in May 2015 by U.S. News and World Report as one of 42 Best Hospitals for Common Care conditions and procedures. Received an “A” Rating from The Leapfrog Group® for hospital safety and the 2015 Healthgrades® Patient Safety Excellence Award. We scored in the top 5% of hospitals in the national standardized Press-Ganey Physician Survey for “Teamwork between providers and nurses,” “Expertise of the nursing staff,” and “Performance of Administration.”
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