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Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in New York, NY at Pride Health

Date Posted: 9/18/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    New York, NY
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/18/2018

Job Description

New York City hospital network seeks a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner to provide comprehensive psychiatric evaluation and treatments in collaboration in their sub-acute rehab center.

Responsibilities:

  • Responds to psychiatric consultation requests, and provides ongoing follow up as needed to provide continued interventions.
  • Provides a behavioral risk screening of the newly admitted residents, and shares the findings with the primary care team. Provides a comprehensive psychiatric evaluation as requested.
  • Provides on going psychopharmacological management as clinically appropriate.
  • Recommends and provides behavior management interventions as appropriate and functions as a member of behavior rapid response team. 
  • Collaborates psychiatric management with the members of the primary care team and the attending psychiatrist.
  • Participates in inter-departmental collaborative committees as needed and quality assurance and performance improvement activities.   
  • Documents clinical activities in the medical record, and maintains documentation of administrative activities.
  • Maintains a collaborative relation with an attending psychiatrist for all clinical activities and seeks supervision as needed.

Qualifications:

  • Licensed Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
  • A minimum of two years of clinical nursing experience.