Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner - Mental Health Centers of Denver

Status: Full-time position

Location: Denver, CO

Deadline Date:

Date Available:

Job Summary: Provide basic psychiatric clinical services to consumers at the assigned team(s) in accordance with state mandate for advanced practice nurses with prescriptive authority.

Qualifications: Master of Science Psychiatric Nursing. Prescriptive Authority – State of Colorado

Duties: Provide direct psychiatric services through comprehensive evaluation, diagnoses, and treatment of consumers.
Prescribe and administer medications, and assist consumers in medication management in collaboration with the attending psychiatrist under state guidelines: a stabilized severe and persistently illness an acute self-limiting condition.
Collaborate with attending psychiatrist to maximize efficiency of psychiatric services, including partial coverage in psychiatrist.
Provide consultation to staff, participate in staff conferences and serve on committees.
Provide coverage for psychiatric emergencies, including mental health hold evaluations.
Complete medical records and reports, and provide needed referrals to medical services for psychiatric consumers.
Coordinate consumer care with respect to access to services, lab tests, case management, primary clinician, outreach services, other agencies related to the consumer’s care.
Contact pharmaceutical companies in regard to educational materials, samples, and other information.
Other related duties as assigned by Program Manager.

To Apply: Follow link provided below to apply online.
http://mhcd.org/work-here/open-positions

 

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